03/01/2013, Dropbox announced yesterday they’ve surpassed one billion uploads a day as well as a number of new features they’re currently cooking up, but as you’ve probably learned by now, what goes up, must come down. According to a number of Dropbox users who voiced their frustrations on the services official forums as well as across a number of social media services, it seems Dropbox is still suffering from its system […]
02/28/2013, [MWC 2013] We know many of you, like us, use Dropbox on a regular basis in order to share files either with yourselves or with others and today, the company is announcing its users upload 1 billion files on a daily basis. Today’s news came from Dropbox Chief Executive Drew Houston himself during Mobile World Congress where not only did he drop that bombshell of a statistic, but he also […]
02/20/2013, ProxToMe is an iOS app that lets you send files to people who are nearby you. The cool feature of the app is that the person who you need to send the file to, doe not have to be in your list. They just need to be running ProxToMe.
01/30/2013, Steve Ballmer might be dissing Dropbox as a “little startup,” but the company is at least making efforts, giant steps if I may call it, to improvement. Dropbox announced a new feature called Dropbox Documents Preview today at its headquarters in San Francisco. The new feature will basically allow users to browse or preview files in various formats (.doc, .docx, PDFs, PowerPoint files), saving you the worry of having to […]
01/09/2013, Following the release of Dropbox for Windows 8 a couple of days ago, the insanely-popular file-hosting service announced today a tighter integration with Samsung. The new partnership will expand Dropbox’s cloud storage into Samsung’s portfolio of products, including cameras and televisions. Do note that the two companies have already forged a special partnership together last year, when Samsung offered 50GB of free Dropbox storage for every Galaxy S3 purchase.
01/07/2013, Good news Windows 8 users, if you’re an active user of Dropbox, you might be pleased to learn that the official Dropbox app for Windows 8 is now available for download via the Windows Store. Available for both Windows 8 and Windows RT devices, this app will allow users to share files with other Dropbox users via the cloud, share folders and open or edit files. Since this is an […]
12/28/2012, Earlier this month we reported that Audiogalaxy had been acquired by Dropbox, and on Audiogalaxy’s blog, they stated that they would no longer be accepting new users. It would have been a fair speculation to think that they would no longer accept new users until the new management took over, but as it turns out the reason they aren’t accepting new users is because the service will be shutting down […]
12/13/2012, Dropbox is a great way for users to store their files in the cloud and access them on a variety of different devices, like laptops, desktops, smartphones or tablets. Audiogalaxy also does something similar, and allows users to stream music stored on their computer onto another device, like a smartphone for instance. Given that both companies share some similarities, we guess we can see the logic in Dropbox acquiring Audiogalaxy. […]
09/26/2012, Although Dropbox is predominantly known as a cloud storage service, it has also come about to be known as a file-sharing tool. File sharing using Dropbox accounts is not new and the company has been making encroaches into the social media with that feature. Apparently, it has now partnered with the undisputed champion of the social media, Facebook, to bring Dropbox file sharing straight to Facebook Groups. The feature becomes […]
09/18/2012, Dropbox is among the most popular online storage services. The company has been improving its service gradually to make it more secure and useful. For instance, we saw Dropbox introduce two-step authentication for its accounts after it was reported that a few Dropbox accounts had been hacked. Now, it has updated its iOS app with a number of new features. The most notable among these is the ability to share […]
08/27/2012, In recent times, a number of fairly secure platforms have faced hacking attacks. Many of these attacks were successful, for instance in the case of LinkedIn, where the hackers were able to lay their hands on millions of encrypted passwords. Thus it has become pertinent for other platform to beef up their security. Dropbox, the popular cloud storage service, is now introducing a two-step verification method to ensure the safety […]
08/15/2012, As some of you Dropbox users know by now, Android 4.0 with Dropbox allows users to upload videos and stream them on their devices. However if you’re not the type that bothers renaming your video files and they end up with the default names that your camera or phone names them, then trying to figure out which video is what can be tricky. Well the good news is that Dropbox […]
08/06/2012, If you happen to have some documents stashed in the online cloud known as Box, Google Drive and Dropbox, here is some news for you that you might want to consider taking advantage of the next time you need to print something urgently – FedEx has just expanded their cloud operations recently, where you are now able to print documents right from Google Drive, Dropbox, and Box, directly from FedEx’s […]
07/31/2012, Dropbox has issued an official statement today regarding a security compromise that happened over the past few weeks. According to the company, a number of user emails were leaked which has caused a plague of spam emails in the inbox of these users. The hacker used a stolen password to access an employee account and steal a company document with user emails on it.