08/21/2013, Box announced today that it now has 20,000,000 or 20 million users around the globe. The cloud storage service serves more than 180,000 businesses, including 97 percent of Fortune 500 companies. Five months ago, the service had 18 million users, served 150,000 businesses including 92 percent of Fortune 500 companies. Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie announced two new updates in a blog post today. They’ve doubled the free storage […]
08/16/2013, With all the fuss and anxiety going around regarding the NSA’s PRISM project, we’re sure there are many companies and individuals out there who might be a little concerned about their data and whether it truly is safe and secure from prying eyes. Of course one could argue that if you don’t have anything to hide, it shouldn’t matter, right? Then again we suppose it is the principle of the […]
08/13/2013, Box has released the version 2.2 of its Android app, and it comes with a flurry of improvements. Looking at the new features, two stand out: First, you can know in real-time if one of your offline files has been updated, which gives you a chance to sync right away and avoid being one step behind. This doesn’t really solve potential file collisions, but deals with simple situations where a […]
05/27/2013, Microsoft is now giving an additional 3GB of free SkyDrive storage, on top of the 7GB it already offers, to students.
05/24/2013, Verizon has launched its Cloud service to iOS and additional Android devices.
04/27/2012, The cloud-storage service, Dropbox recently revealed several improvements and new features like the action bar and photo viewer to their apps. The feature most significant to this article is the ability to auto import photos and videos to a Dropbox account that was previously on the mobile app for Android. Now however, the company has extended the feature to Dropbox desktop clients for both PC and Mac. The added feature […]
12/15/2011, Good news for Xperia phone owners – if you’ve been looking for extra storage on your phone but don’t feel like investing in a bigger memory card, Sony Ericsson and Box have teamed up to give you an early Christmas present. The Sony Ericsson-Box offer that was leaked last month is now live today. This means that all Xperia owners will be given 50GB of cloud storage on Box’s cloud […]
11/29/2011, Great news for SkyDrive users – Microsoft’s cloud storage service will be receiving significant updates today. According to the folks in charge, they listened to the feedback they received about the service and made a lot of changes to address the issues that have been brought up. One of the major changes to SkyDrive is that the service will now be “app-centric”. Sharing from within the Word Web App will […]
09/26/2011, Today Toshiba outed an update to their series of external hard drives, the Canvio 3.0. If the name sounds familiar, it’s because it wasn’t too long ago that Toshiba released the Canvio 3.0, and it doesn’t look like this refresh will be bringing anything new to the table, unless of course you’re a firm believer and user of cloud storage.
09/22/2011, Storing your data on a flash drive is so passe these days, although there is nothing quite like knowing you can have your precious information on-hand and in-demand anytime, anywhere with a physical device, there is still the element of losing your flash drive. How about stashing away frequently accessed data and files on a cloud? That is what HTC decided to offer its users with the Dropbox service. Those […]
08/02/2011, When iOS 5 was announced along with iCloud at WWDC 2011, the release date for both of Apple’s services were set to be launched in the fall of 2011. Well as far as iOS 5 is concerned the beta has already gone out several times to developers and now it appears it is iCloud’s time to shine.
07/28/2011, Ever wanted to have 100GB of free cloud storage space? You could either invite a lot of people onto DropBox to bump up your storage space or you could check out Symform’s latest cloud storage solution. For a limited time the company is giving away 100GB of cloud storage space to consumers, business organizations, service providers, IT professionals – and basically people who need loads of storage space online. By […]
03/30/2011, mSpot has cast a cautious eye over to Amazon and their cloud-based service, and has offered 5GB of free storage to its popular cloud music service, which incidentally has more than 1.2 million downloads. This is an alternative to Amazon Cloud Drive and Amazon Cloud Player, as it will more than double what it offered previously – which is capped at 2GB. This mSpot was rolled out for the Android […]
01/24/2011, Could digital music locker services be targeted by music labels in the near future? It certainly seems that way at the moment as Sony Music Entertainment isn’t too happy with services such as mSpot, claiming that “We are very uncomfortable with a model where you can just throw anything into the cloud and stream it, if what you threw into the cloud was not legitimately purchased.” Cloud music services such […]