In Apple’s iCloud, Why an iPhone 5 Without NFC Makes Sense


When Apple announced the iPhone 5, many were disappointed about the lack of inclusion of NFC hardware that would enable more wireless, near-range communications with neighboring devices. However, given the use of Photostream in the Photos app and Apple’s Passbook app, it makes sense for Apple to not include the emerging near field communications technology […]

Barnes & Noble to Introduce Nook Video Store, Nook Video App This Fall in U.S.


For users who are not pleased with Netflix, Amazon video-on-demand and Prime streaming services, and Google Play store, Android tablet-maker Barnes & Noble will be introducing its own video service for Nook tablets starting this fall. Dubbed Nook Video, the storefront will feature “blockbuster movies, classic films and original TV shows from major studios including […]

Apple Readying iTunes Music Streaming Service to Challenge Pandora


In perhaps the biggest shift of its iTunes business strategy, Apple is reported to be in negotiations with record labels to launch a music streaming service as part of its iTunes platform. The service is said to be focused on the mobile platform–which includes the iPod Touch, iPhone, and iPad–as well as the desktop as […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy Camera Simplify Sharing


Dropbox today announced that both the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and the Samsung Galaxy Camera will both be coming with deep Dropbox integration when they are released. The company will be continuing its support of Samsung’s Galaxy-branded devices with the Galaxy Note 2 and the Galaxy Camera. The company already offers support for both […]

FedEx Office Expands Cloud Printing Options


After having initially partnered with Google to allow FedEx Office customers to print documents directly from Google Drive cloud storage, FedEx Office is now expanding its cloud-based printing solution to support users of Dropbox and Box. Users can now print documents that are stored on the cloud online at over 1,800 FedEx locations nationwide. Users […]

Apple Begins Issuing Email Addresses on iOS 6


It looks like Apple is beginning to bank on its iCloud trademark in a big way and now the Cupertino, California iOS-maker will also issue its users an email account that ends in In addition to issuing new users to iOS 6 beta 3, which is still in developer preview at this time and […]

Google Drive for iPhone and iPad Finally Launches

Google Drive for iPhone and iPad Now Available.

While it failed to announce Google Drive for iPhone and iPad at yesterday’s Google I/O keynote, the company has made up for it by both announcing and releasing Google Drive for the iPhone and iPad today. The dedicated iPhone and iPad app is now available on the iTunes store which means those rocking an Apple […]

Where is Google Drive for iPhone and iPad?

Google Drive for iPhone and iPad was supposed to be out "soon."

At the end of April, Google SVP of Chrome and Apps Sundar Pichai said that Google Drive for iPhone and iPad was 98 percent done and that it would be arriving “soon.” Well, we are now in the month of June and Google has yet to release the software or even give a hint as […]

Google Drive Offline Coming in Five Weeks

Google Drive

While there is still no sign of a Google Drive for iPhone and iPad release date, Google’s Sundar Pichai did confirm that Google Drive offline would be coming in five weeks. In his interview at the D10 Conference, Pichai, as noted by Engadget, stated that the service would become available offline in the coming weeks. […]

Google Clarifies Google Music Authentication DRM System


After users had learned about Google implementing DRM measures on its cloud-streaming Google Music service that limits not only the number of devices that can be activated to a single account but also the number of devices that could be deactivated in a single year so that users can activate new or other devices, Google […]

Samsung Galaxy S III Owners Get 50GB of Free Dropbox Storage


Samsung is partnering with Dropbox to offer free cloud storage to Galaxy S III owners. Samsung Galaxy S III buyers will receive 50GB of free storage from Dropbox just by owning the new Samsung flagship phone. The storage will come in addition to the 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB that comes in the phone. The free […]

Google Drive Doesn’t Work with iPad, iPhone

Google Drive iPhone iPad - video fail

Google latest product doesn’t yet work with the iPhone or iPad, limiting its usefulness for those that use Apple’s devices, but rely on Google’s services. You can do some things via Safari on iPad/iPhone, but if you hit play on video files you’ll get an alert to update Adobe Flash, which can’t run on iOS […]

Google Drive Automatically Downloaded and Replaced My Google Docs App


Android users looking for the Google Docs app might be surprised to discover that it is missing. Google replaced Google Docs for Android with the new Google Drive app on many Android phones. Google Drive is a free online storage service from Google that keeps documents and data stored in the cloud, accessible by Android, […]

Google Drive for iPhone and iPad Coming Soon

Google Drive iOS App Coming Soon

Earlier today, Google finally unleashed its cloud storage service, Google Drive. And while the application has been released for Android users on the Google Play Store, the company failed to launch a dedicated Google Drive iOS application for iPhone and iPad users. According to Google though, the application is close to completion and should be […]

Google Drive is Finally Real: Google Docs With More Storage

Google Drive is Finally Real, is Google Docs With More Storage

Google has finally made Google Drive official in an announcement on its official blog. The announcement comes shortly after Google France jumped the gun with the announcement and detailed the service in its entirety. As expected, the service is going to offer users 5GB of cloud storage for free and those who need more storage […]

Google Drive Gets Fully Detailed

Google Drive Appears on Developer's Phone

Google Drive is finally here, at least it will be here soon according to a pulled Google France blog post. According to TechCrunch, Google France accidentally posted the description of Google’s cloud storage service on its official blog. The post was quickly taken down, but not before some were able to see it and save […]

Google Drive Caught on Camera

Google Drive Appears on Developer's Phone

Google Drive, Google’s rumored Dropbox-like service, made a brief appearance on a developer’s phone today, a sign that the online storage and syncing service might finally be ready for a public launch. The Verge spotted an icon for the device during a Android Developers Hangout. While showcasing an app’s sharing features on a Samsung Galaxy […]

What to Expect from the Samsung Galaxy S III Event

What to Expect from the Galaxy S III Event

All year, rumors have swirled about the follow-up to the Samsung Galaxy S II, a device that many consider to be the best Android smartphone ever made. Well, on May 3rd, we will know exactly what Samsung has up its sleeve. That’s because Samsung has announced an event for that date, set to take place […]

iTunes 11 Rumored to Debut Alongside iOS 6 With Deep iCloud Support


Apple is said to now be seeding the next-generation iTunes, known as iTunes 11, internally. The software helps users manage their music, movies, TV shows, books, and magazines on their computers and also serves as a synchronization software for iPhones to connect to Windows PCs and Mac systems. Right now, Apple is working on key […]

Google’s GDrive Cloud Storage to Launch with 5 GB Free Storage


Google’s speculated launch of its cloud storage system dubbed GDrive may launch with 5 GB of free storage in an effort to compete against Microsoft’s SkyDrive, Apple’s iCloud, and other third-party services like Box and Dropbox. In the past, it was believed that Google would launch the GDrive branded service with 2 GB of free […]