Apple iCloud vs Dropbox

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To get ready for the release of iOS 8, the new iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and OS X Yosemite, Apple cut prices on their iCloud storage levels to compete with popular cloud storage service Dropbox. So how does iCloud compare to Dropbox in terms of storage sizes, prices and features? Dropbox and iCloud both give users a free […]

Dropbox Storage Pricing Receives Massive Cut

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Amidst heavy competition from other cloud storage services, Dropbox has made some changes to its pricing on its storage plans, offering a 1TB plan for just $9.99 per month. That puts Dropbox right on par with Google Drive’s 1TB plan as well, but one thing to be aware of is that the 1TB plan from […]

How To Install Microsoft Office Mobile on Unsupported Android Tablets

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Microsoft released mobile versions of Office 365, which includes their suite of Mobile Office apps, like Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel, for iPads and iPhones recently. Users can also get that same suite on most Android smartphones in the form of Microsoft Office Mobile, an all-in-one Office app. But that only runs on smartphones. Until Microsoft makes apps […]

Mailbox 2.0 for iOS Brings Auto-Swipe to Clean Up Your Inbox

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Sometimes constant complaints turn into secular litanies. There’s no louder litany these days than the cursing and swearing of those who can’t cope with the stress of overflowing email inboxes. Inbox Zero has turned into one of the unholiest of holy grails for those seeking some peace and tranquility from the ever flowing overflow of […]

What do Carousels, Email, and Collaboration Have in Common? Dropbox

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Cloud wars. They are so much fun for consumers because it means Cloud providers keep adding services that make our mobile lives more interesting. Without the Cloud we’d all be carrying around content of all kinds on our mobile devices and filling up our desktop and laptop hard drives with even more. Dropbox, the popular […]

5 Best Mac Backup Options

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Backing up all of the files on your computer is one of the most important things you should do when it comes to computer maintenance. Here are five backup options for Mac that you should take advantage of. There are different kinds of backup methods that you can use. Perhaps one of the easiest options […]

How to Automatically Backup Photos on Android

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These days one of the most used features on our smartphones is the camera, but most users tend to snap away yet don’t know how to manage all those photos. Nothing is more convenient than taking a photo and have it automatically backed up to the cloud. So here’s how to do exactly that. There’s […]

Dropbox Outage Still Continues for Some

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Remember the Dropbox outage that occurred on Friday evening? The one that hackers tried to take credit for, but then were forced to recant after Dropbox denied any hacking was involved? Well, it appears that some users are still experiencing some issues with Dropbox more than 48 hours after the internal service that was being […]

Dropbox Hack Was a Hoax

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Last night we reported on a fast moving story that it appeared Dropbox had been hacked by a group known as 1775Sec and/or Anonymous. Dropbox immediately denied the story and said the website’s downtime was due to internal maintenance issues. This morning it appears that Dropbox was indeed on the up and up and the […]

Hackers Claim to Bring Down Dropbox. Dropbox Denies

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If you’re having trouble with Dropbox tonight you are not alone. The site is currently down and the hackers know as Anonymous are claiming responsibility. In a developing situation Dropbox is claiming that the outage is not due to a hack and is saying, “we are aware of an issue currently affecting the Dropbox site. […]

Dropbox 3.0 Brings iOS 7 Changes and More

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The big behemoth in 3rd party Cloud solutions, Dropbox, dropped a new version for iOS users that takes advantage of iOS 7 features and adds some new wrinkles. Dropbox 3.0 has been redesigned in both looks and under the hood for iOS 7. If you don’t mind all the white and the shiny new white […]

Dropbox Updates with Automatic Screenshot Uploads

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Dropbox’s automatic photo uploading feature is pretty great, but I’m sure you’ve been wondering when the service will get the same feature for screenshots. Well, it’s finally arrived in the latest Dropbox update. The company has added automatic screenshot uploading to the cloud storage service, making it easy to share and store screenshots in the […]

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 […]

100 iPhone Apps to Supercharge Your New iPhone

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Here’s a list of 113 iPhone apps that will help you have fun, take better photos, be productive, manage a business or personal finances, chase storms (or avoid them) and much more. Like many of you, I am attached to my iPhone. Not only am I an automotive technology writer for this site, but I […]

How To Automatically Backup iOS Photos (and Videos) to Dropbox

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If you have heard of Dropbox, or use it, you are aware that the program is designed to keep your files synced across a litany of devices. It even includes an online storage element that provides 2GB for free. You might not be aware of the fact that you can also have your iOS device […]

Dropbox Finally Available for Windows 8 and Windows RT

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If you’re a Windows 8 or Windows RT user and have been patiently waiting for Dropbox to release an App so that you can access and sync your files the wait is over. The Dropbox App is now available in the Windows Store. Dropbox was one of those Apps/Services that many users were anxiously hoping […]

All My Storage: An App to Access Dropbox on your Surface RT

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If you’re a Dropbox or a Box user with a Microsoft Surface RT you are kind of in a wait and see mode. The folks at Dropbox are supposedly working on an App to work with the Surface RT, but we don’t have a release date at this point. I haven’t heard anything from the […]

Dropbox and Facebook Make It Easy To Share Files With Groups

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Cloud storage service Dropbox partnered with Facebook to make it easier to share files that aren’t photos with Facebook Groups. Thanks to the new partnership users can now upload any files they want to a Facebook Group and share it with everyone else in the group. Other users in the group can edit the files […]

PogoPlug Crushing Competition with 1TB of Cloud Storage for $99 a Year

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PogoPlug offers some unique ways to do cloud storage using your own hard drives by interfacing with their software, website and PogoPlug devices, but they took a huge leap forward today announcing new PogoPlug with Amazon Glacier built-in. This gives consumers up to 1 TB of offsite cloud storage for only $99/year making it much […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and Galaxy Camera Simplify Sharing

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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 […]