Sony has outlined the features coming in PlayStation 4's next big update. Headlining the improvements set to arrive with update 3.00 (codenamed Kenshin) is a cloud storage increase from 1GB to 10GB for PlayStation Plus members, Sony said on the PlayStation Blog. Show More Summary
Startup Nextbit, run by former Google and HTC executives, hit its goal of selling $500,000 worth of smartphones in a single day.
The PlayStation 4 is getting a substantial update that will introduce a number of new features, and Sony is trying them out today with a beta test. PS4’s system firmware version 3 (officially 3.00) is coming in the near future, and the company wants to see how everything works. Sony announced that it is rolling […]
Sony has laid out details for the next major PlayStation 4 firmware update. Codenamed Kenshin, update 3.0.0 is set to include some new live streaming capabilities, additional online storage, and other quality of life updates. The full details are laid out on PlayStation.Blog. Show More Summary
Built by ex Google and HTC alumni the Robin lives on the cloud, costs $US400 and wants to kickstart a smartphone revolution.
For a company dedicated to wirelessly streamed data and cloud storage, Google’s new OnHub router seems like the most natural fit to its ecosystem in a long time. Whether or not it actually performs like a $200 router should is subjective, and there’s a bit more to OnHub that lightning-quick data speeds. Show More Summary
There is no doubt that OneDrive is perhaps the best cloud storage service for a Windows 10 PC. Yes, there are many different cloud storage services out there, such as Google Drive, Dropbox, Apple's iCloud, Box, and others. However, if we can move past the placeholder dilemma for some users, you'll see that OneDrive offers the best integration with Windows 10.
A new company, Nextbit, believes cloud computing and storage are the future of smartphones. Its upcoming Robin is designed to capitalize on that idea, but will users bite?
The Nextbit Robin is a cloud storage oriented smartphone now looking for backers on Kickstarter.
In the last few years, storage space has become a bigger concern on many flagship smartphones – especially entry-level 16 GB models. Rather than increasing the phone's storage, one startup thinks it's high time we remove the concernShow More Summary
The sub-$400 market gets another interesting entry — and it's looking to change the way you think about on-board and cloud storage. You don't use a smartphone in 2015 without using the cloud in some form or another. It's just not possible. Show More Summary
Nextbit is trying something new with their first smartphone: the Nextbit Robin. Instead of going for a huge internal storage or even offering a microSD expansion slot, they're moving your storage smartly into the cloud. But you still want to know what's powering the hardware behind this idea?
Nexbit today revealed the Robin, an Android smartphone that intelligently uses the cloud to help manage storage space on the fly. The handset includes 32 GB of "offline" storage and 100 GB of "online" storage. The hardware itself has 32 GB, but the Robin has access to another 68 GB of storage on Nextbit's servers. Show More Summary
The smartphone space is quite cluttered right now. It might not seem like it in major markets, since Apple and Samsung dominate the smartphone industry, but there are dozens of companies around the world fighting for space in consumers’ pockets. Show More Summary
TorrentFreak's Andy reports that Amazon recently published the MPAA-required "best practices" for handling physical goods as well as content stored or hosted by its cloud services. This doesn't just cover the obvious storage of movies for streaming services, but also works-in-progress by studios utilizing Amazon's web services. Show More Summary
Earlier this year, we teamed up with VMware to offer enterprise grade Google Cloud Platform services to VMware customers through VMware vCloud Air. Today we are excited to announce that vCloud Air Object Storage Service, powered by Google...Show More Summary
Microsoft OneDrive is a great cloud storage service with many free and paid storage options. It easily integrates with Microsoft Windows and syncs all your documents, photos and videos automatically. However, this doesn’t mean that every...Show More Summary
VMware today announced several enhancements to its vCloud Air public cloud at the company’s annual VMworld conference in San Francisco. Companies can test and run plans for disaster recovery in vCloud Air’s new cloud-based Site Recovery Manager Air. And VMware is starting to offer disaster recovery on vCloud Air based on usage, instead of just […]
When it comes to cloud storage, much like content delivery services, there is something to suit everyone. Microsoft's OneDrive is a great choice if you're a Windows 10 user. OneDrive, like all services, has its good points and its bad points. Show More Summary
Leading off today, we have MIT News reporting on crash-tolerant data storage. This could be an interesting development, but we have to see if it takes hold in industry. Google Cloud Platform announces the availability of user defined functions (UDFs) in Google BigQuery. My understanding is that this missing piece was a major complaint about […]