Delivery drones, aka Project Wing, is the latest project to be announced by Google X, the Google department that houses many of their most exciting projects including self driving cars, Project Loon and Google Glass. As you can see from the video below they are using a hybrid plance/helicopter design that takes off vertically and then rotates to fly like a [...]
It seems that Google may be facing a bumpier ride with self-driving cars than initially expected. An MIT Technology Review report released last week said that the cars rely so much on maps and detailed data that they can't drive themselves around 99% of the USA. Show More Summary
Google and Dropbox have some ridiculously low-priced 1TB storage options. With so much space for so little money, what could you do with it? Well, for starters, you could turn them into your own personal media servers. Read more...
Quip's productivity suite for iPhone, iPad, Android, and the desktop seeks to solve the messy problem of collaboration. It's a bit similar to Google Drive, but Quip's answer to streamlined collaboration lies in its robust messaging platform, which combines the quick nature of an instant messenger with a fully-fledged document editor. Show More Summary
It's all about the click.
Sergey Brin isn’t one to shy away from a challenge. When he and Larry Page created Google in 1998, they would forever change how we use the Internet. " When Larry and I started the company, we had to get some hard drives to, you know, store the entire Web," Brin told Wired of Google's early days. Show More Summary
Apples’ Pages word processor is free for most Mac owners now, but still not that great (give us Word or Google Drive any day, thanks). But it does have one hidden feature that Apple enthusiasts can enjoy: the full text of Apple’s “here’s to the crazy ones” ad campagn and Steve Jobs’ commencement speech for graduates at Stanford in 2005. More »
Need to type a special character (such as a symbol or something from a non-Latin alphabet) in a Google Drive document? Turns out there are several ways to do that. More »
OneDrive, Microsoft’s rebranded cloud-based storage and file sharing service that competes against Google Drive, Apple’s iCloud, Box and Dropbox, is issuing an update to its mobile apps today, part of the company’s bigger push to differentiate the service from the rest of the pack and attract more users. Show More Summary
Web: If you prefer shooting images in better-quality RAW formats, you must be well aware how photo-sharing sites like Flickr don't support that. Pics.io uploads RAW and JPEG formats to Google Drive, has built-in editing tools, and previews them online. Read more...
Amazon Web Services, the market-leading public-cloud division of e-commerce giant Amazon.com, today released its file-sharing service, Zocalo. It’s a full-featured piece of cloud software that could shake up Google Drive, Box, and Dropbox. Show More Summary
Google's Drive desktop apps have an updated dialog for inserting special characters. If you open a document, spreadsheet or presentation, go to the Insert menu and click "Special characters", you have many ways to find a special character:...Show More Summary
Cloud storage platform Dropbox announced today that it is offering a terabyte of storage for $9.99 a month, the same terabyte storage price set by competitors Google Drive and Microsoft’s One Drive. This is just the latest move in the...Show More Summary
Cloud storage bigwig Dropbox just slashed the price of its plans, offering 1TB of storage for $10 per month. And it's not alone. Over the last year, most of the major players have been cutting prices and upping sizes. So what's the best option today? Read more...
Dropbox's new unified Pro subscription plan brings it (almost) into alignment with Google Drive.
Dropbox is going after Microsoft's OneDrive and Google Drive's paid cloud storage services, thanks to a big change for Dropbox Pro. Today the company revealed it is cutting the price for the service down to $9.99 a month for 1 TB of storage space.
Windows/Android/iOS: To seamlessly switch gadgets, you need the files you were last working on to be available on the new device. Filelize makes this easy by automatically backing up any file you open to your Dropbox, Google Drive, Box or SkyDrive. Read more...
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