Dropbox to Offer App Syncing, Go Head to Head with iCloud and SkyDrive

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In what is likely a move to directly compete with the offerings of first party cloud syncing solutions like Microsoft’s SkyDrive and Apple’s iCloud, Dropbox will now allow developers to store application info on a user’s DropBox account. The new system, which Dropbox is calling the DataStore API allows developers to create applications that all rely […]

DropDAV Lets You Save to DropBox from iPad, Not Free Anymore

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DropDAV is no longer going to be free. The service is an incredibly useful tool for saving documents from an iPad to DropBox cloud storage. DropDAV must think it is useful too, since it now costs $5 a month. Previously this was a freemium service where users only had to pay if they used the paid version […]

Xmarks Not Going Away After All?

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Two weeks ago Xmarks announced it would shut off its servers in 90 days. As you can imagine, there are a lot of people who are not happy with the idea of Xmarks shutting down and many of them have spoken out and pledged to pay for the service if it can be saved.  In […]

Evernote Users Lose Few Days of Notes, Evernote Recovers Gracefully

Evernote experienced some server issues between July 1 and July 4 that caused a few thousand Evernote users to lose notes created in that time frame. Fortunately, it sounds like most of them were able to recover their lost notes thanks to Evernote reaching out and walking them through how to upload local copies of […]