Dropbox and Facebook Make It Easy To Share Files With Groups

Facebook Dropbox partnership

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


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


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 […]

Dropbox Increases Security with 2-Factor Authentication

Dropbox Security

Dropbox now offers increased security for users that want to keep their files secure, Over the weekend Dropbox turned on two-factor authentication, a more secure way to log in to Dropbox. Two-factor authentication combines something you know, a password, and something you have, in this case a phone. When logging in to Dropbox with this security in […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Comes With 50GB Free Dropbox Storage

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2

Samsung’s latest tablet comes with a free incentive for Dropbox users in the form of free storage. Samsung’s partnership with Dropbox gives new Galaxy Note 10.1 owners 50GB of free Dropbox storage for two years. Such a plan would typically cost $100 per year, but Note 10.1 users get it for free. To get the […]

Dropbox for iPhone Adds Automatic Photo Uploading

Dropbox photo upload

iPhone users who rely on Dropbox no longer have to worry about their friends with Android having a much better Dropbox app. The latest version of Dropbox for iOS adds the ability to automatically upload photos to the cloud storage service. According to Engadget, the new Dropbox for iOS 1.5 offers the ability to automatically […]

AT&T and Verizon Won’t Offer Free DropBox Storage for Galaxy S III

AT&T and Verizon Won't Offer Free DropBox Storage for Galaxy S III

It looks like both AT&T and Verizon have opted out of the free DropBox storage offered with the Samsung Galaxy S III. First discovered by UberGizmo, DropBox’s support page reveals that both AT&T and Verizon have decided not to offer the free storage that comes along with the Samsung Galaxy S III. The phone was […]

Dropbox for Android Now Supports Video Streaming


The new Dropbox for Android adds support for streaming video, making it easier for users without a lot of local storage to easily watch videos on their Android devices. As reported by UberGizmo, the video streaming function only works on Android 4.0 devices. That means only about 7 percent of Android users are able to […]

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 Vs. Dropbox: Cloud Syncing Showdown


Can new kid on the block, Google Drive, take on Dropbox, the current king of file syncing? Check out our Google Drive vs. Dropbox comparison to find out how the services compare. Google finally launch their much-anticipated Google Drive cloud storage service, which holds up to 5GB of data for free and adds extra storage […]

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 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 […]

Tablets and Simplicity: The Cloud


Last week I started a series on how Tablets help me with my quest for simplicity. As I said in this post, the quest isn’t one that finds me actively searching for some sort of simple holy grail. Rather, solutions often find me as I test new Apps and new solutions. Tablets promise a new […]

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 […]

Google Drive To Launch Next Week with 5GB of Free Storage

Google Drive

Google Drive, a new online storage and syncing service for Google users could launch as early as next week with 5GB of free storage for Gmail users. Google Drive has come up a lot in the past few weeks. There’s been leaks from potential partners and rumors about what the service will include. According to The Next […]

Cubby: A new LogMeIn Competitor to Dropbox and SugarSync


LogMeIn just launched a new service called Cubby, a competitor to the popular and ubiquitous Dropbox with some of the best features of SugarSync built into the service. LogMeIn is a remote access and control service that lets users log into their computer from the Internet, iOS or Android devices. Once Cubby leaves beta, users can […]

World Backup Day: Back Up Your Android Smartphone And Tablet Automatically


Backing up an Android phone or tablet isn’t that hard and can even happen automatically in the background. We’ll walk you through how to back up your apps, SMS history, settings, and even your Home screens. Remember, if your data is backed up only in one place, it’s not fully backed up. Take advantage of more than one of free and inexpensive backup options listed.

The Cloud Wars Heat Up with Box OneCloud

The Cloud Wars Heat Up with Box OneCloud

There’s this great song from the musical A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum called “Everybody Ought to Have a Maid.” The lyrics go something like this: Everybody ought to have a maid, Everybody ought to have a working girl, Everybody ought to have a lurking girl To putter around the house. […]

Google Drive Finally Launching in April?

Google Drive, Google’s cloud-based service that will challenge the likes of Dropbox and Box, is apparently going to be officially rolling out during the month of April, this according to Om Malik from GigaOm. It appears that the service will be released sometime during the first week of April which just so happens to be […]

Dropbox Makes Sharing Files With Facebook Friends Easier

Dropbox Facebook Connect

Dropbox, the cloud storage service, just made it a lot easier to share your files with friends on Facebook. You no longer need to know your friends’ email addresses to share files with them, now you just need to friend them on Facebook. Dropbox has added Facebook Connect to its service, so now you just […]