For most organizations, building a modern-day cloud application that rivals something as clean and fast as Uber or Facebook is, obviously, not an easy-to-do task. The art of crafting a responsive…
The cloud storage business is already crowded, with leading competitors including Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud, Box, and OneDrive. Hive.im, which just came out of beta, is one of the latest entrants in the space, but it hopes to stand out by turning cloud storage into a social experience. Read More
This post is sponsored by IBM. The cloud is driving significant changes to how businesses operate — in fact, this rapidly growing market earns more than $100 billion a year. Over 90% of companies use some form of cloud computing. Cloud computing plays a crucial role in the expansion of several new industries. Show More Summary
Since its debut, iCloud has gone from a barebones syncing and backup service to a more full-featured, cross-platform cloud storage solution. Here's a rundown of how to use and get the most out of the modern iCloud Drive on iOS, OS X and the Web.
Hi Lifehacker, I’m a Spotify premium user but I’m starting to think that I might stop my subscription since I keep listening to the same music I already own. Do you know how I can upload my music (about 80GB) to Google Drive and access it from my phone or desktop? More »
Google quietly updated the free Google Drive app to version 3.4.0 yesterday, improving the iOS version with some features that should make Google's cloud solution more competitive with the likes of iCloud drive and Dropbox. The biggest addition for...
In a pair of app updates on Tuesday, Google rolled out an update to its Google Drive app with support for iOS 8 extensibility, which lets users upload documents and files to the cloud from outside sources, while Instagram introduced five new photo filters and management tools.
Google is rolling out an update to Google Drive that will hit Android devices in the next week or so bringing additional features to the cloud storage app. The new update upgrade Google Now search so you can command "OK, Google" to search for your files without having to launch the app. Additionally, custom maps can now be shared and accessed via the Drive app as well.
Google has updated its Google Drive app in the App Store to bring better iOS 8 support. Primarily, with the update, Google Drive will make it easier for you to share and upload files to your Google Drive cloud account from other iOS apps. Show More Summary
Google’s take on cloud storage, Google Drive, is getting a bit more powerful for mobile users today. A new update is bringing new features for Android and iOS users. Now, you can search for your Drive files directly from the Google App. Show More Summary
Over the past few weeks I’ve taken a look at Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive. All three of these online file storage products let you store and synchronize your files across multiple devices and let you access them from anywhere you can get an Internet connection. Show More Summary
Permission is a bygone requisite for today’s tech-savvy employee, with services like Google Drive and Dropbox Inc. providing free file management solutions with remote access via the cloud. Circumventing the traditional top-down method of software approval in the workplace, the cloud’s … Continue reading ?
For most music producers, managing media involves scattered files on hard drives and the occasional file transfer service. There are now three fresh big players vying to convince you to start uploading, managing, and collaborating on music production online. Show More Summary
It can be difficult to decide what kind of cloud storage is right for you. It depends on which operating system you use most frequently, the types of files you like to upload, and a bunch of other factors. For example, if you spend most...Show More Summary
Apple has decided to allow Transmit, the popular cloud storage management app for iOS, to send files to other services, including iCloud, after all. The move was made a couple of days after the app's developer, Panic, announced it was removing that feature due to a request from Apple. Show More Summary
AT&T has named Brocade Communications Systems, Ciena and Cisco as the latest members to join its growing Domain 2.0 supplier program that's charged with driving the telco toward more of a cloud and software-driven network architectu...
There’s a dark cloud hanging over some fans of “Serial,” the wildly popular podcast hosted by reporter Sarah Koenig about the 1999 murder of high-school student Hae Min Lee. They’re worried that this tangled tale of murder and high-school romance won’t come to any firm conclusions about who did what... More »
OS X: Cloud storage like Dropbox and Google Drive makes it easy to continue what you're working on no matter where you go—but you have to actually remember to sync the right files. Quicksand automatically syncs your most recently opened files, so you always have them on hand—even if you forget. Read more...
Is the most stable way to store data for the far off future just old-fashioned pen and paper, or set adrift out there somewhere in the cloud, locked into a series of backup hard drives, or is there another system that's even more secure and long-lasting? Read more...