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Dropbox Update Brings File Activity Improvements, Plus Gallery View, And More

Dropbox for iOS and Android are getting much-needed upgrades. File activity finally comes to mobile, and there’s now a new gallery view option, plus more.

Apps/Software May 23, 2018

Say Hello To Google One: How Does It Compare To iCloud, Amazon, Dropbox, And More

Analysts compared the new Google One service to its competitors to determine which one offers the best value. According to the details, Amazon Drive comes out on top for the storage size it provides.

Google May 15, 2018

G Suite Users Will Now Be Able To Take Advantage Of Dropbox Integrations

Google and Dropbox have entered into a partnership allowing G suite users to open files directly within Dropbox and edit them with G Suite tools. Expect the integrations to roll out by the end of the year.

Apps/Software March 2, 2018

Microsoft Is Trying To Steal Dropbox, Google Customers With OneDrive Deal: What You Need To Know

Microsoft has revealed a new deal for users currently under competing cloud storage services. Businesses can now switch to OneDrive for free and use it until their contract with a competing service ends.

Microsoft February 7, 2018

Dropbox Is Going Public, Privately Valued At $10 Billion

Dropfox filed for its IPO confirming that it will be going live this year. The file-sharing company is valued at $10 billion, which many have said is overvalued.

Business Tech January 12, 2018

Amazon Drive Gets 1 TB Limit: How Does It Compare With Other Cloud Storage Options Now?

With Amazon officially gutting its unlimited free storage plan on Amazon Drive, it’s possible users are now looking for other alternatives. Here are some of the best cloud storage solutions, including their pricing details.

Internet June 9, 2017

Facebook Releases New Tool That'll Keep Your Online Accounts Safe Even When Hackers Access Your Email

Facebook announced a security tool that could make it easier to use a two-factor authentication to protect your accounts online. It is currently available for GitHub but is expected to be adopted by other companies soon.

Internet January 31, 2017

Dropbox Is Launching Paper Out Of Beta And Rolling Out Smart Sync

Dropbox announced that Paper and Smart Sync services are now available for its users. These solutions are crucial in the manner the company is reinventing itself into a more collaborative platform for business.

Apps/Software January 30, 2017

Facebook Introduces Security Keys To Help Users Keep Hackers At Bay

Facebook has added the use of physical security keys to protect your accounts from hackers. The new authentication method is not mandatory but experts recommend it to those who want protection even from the most advanced hacks.

Internet January 27, 2017

Best Productivity Apps To Help You Achieve Your Goals, Organize Your Work, And Collaborate With Your Colleagues

Productivity apps should work to ensure that you are more effective and efficient. This list includes the best apps to date, helping you accomplish tasks, take down notes, collaborate with your team, and more.

Apps/Software December 26, 2016

Dropbox For Xbox One Goes Live: Stream Media And More To Your Home's Big Screen

Dropbox is rolling out an app for Xbox One on Dec. 12, letting users access their files right from their TV. The company bills the app as the first universal Windows app for cloud storage on the console.

Apps/Software December 13, 2016

Dropbox Now Lets You Use Offline Folders, But You're Going To Need A Premium Account

Dropbox will soon let users download entire folders on smartphones for offline access, instead of individually marking files for download. The feature rolls out to Android in the next few days while iOS users will get it in early 2017.

Apps/Software December 8, 2016

Plex Adds Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive And Dropbox Support To Plex Cloud: Here's How To Set Things Up

Plex Cloud now supports Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive and Dropbox, adding more cloud storage providers in the mix aside from Amazon Cloud Drive.

Apps/Software December 5, 2016

Dropbox Beefing Up iOS App With Big Update: PDF Signing, iMessage Sharing, iPad Split-Screen Support And More

Dropbox has released an update for iOS, bringing five new features for the cloud storage and productivity tool app. PDF signing, iMessage file sharing and lock screen access are just some of the new features included in the update.

Apps/Software October 12, 2016

68 Million Dropbox Accounts Hacked And That's Why You Need To Change Your Password Now

Dropbox seems to have dropped the ball in security four years ago, when over 68 million user accounts were compromised. Since then, the company deployed extra security measures to avoid such scandals and it seems to have worked.

Apps/Software August 31, 2016

Dropbox Urges Users To Change Their Passwords

Dropbox users who haven't updated their passwords since the middle of 2012 are being asked to update as soon as possible. The company is taking a preventive measure to make sure hackers will never have the chance to take advantage of what could be compromised accounts.

Internet August 26, 2016

Dropbox Paper Goes Into Open Beta, iOS And Android Apps Now Out: How To Sign Up

Dropbox Paper is finally going into open beta, allowing users everywhere to get in on the action. More than that, the collaboration tool is also getting iOS and Android apps to let everyone stay on top of their documents.

Apps/Software August 4, 2016

New Dropbox Features Make Life Easier For Its 500M Users: Document Scanning, New Sharing Features And Other Productivity Tools

Dropbox will be rolling out a slew of handy features targeting office collaboration and productivity. These include integrations with Microsoft Office applications, document scanning using smartphones, an easily accessible document history log and much more!

Apps/Software June 23, 2016

Dropbox Education Goes To School, Provides Cloud Services To Colleges And Universities

Dropbox launches Dropbox Education, which will help educational establishments in easily collaborating files. Dropbox Education will cost $12.50 per month, per user with a storage limit of 15 GB per user.

Apps/Software May 11, 2016

Dropbox Project Infinite Wants To Revolutionize How You Access Cloud-Based Files: Here's The Deal

Dropbox took an important step toward fixing one of the main problems of handling cloud storage. The company previewed Project Infinite, a way for business users to get folder system integration on Windows or Mac.

Apps/Software April 26, 2016

Want To Share Dropbox Photos, Videos And Files? You Can Now Do It Directly From Facebook Messenger

Dropbox users can now share their files to their friends directly through Facebook's Messenger. The feature is being rolled out today, with more in store for Messenger expected at the annual F8 conference.

Apps/Software April 12, 2016

Dropbox Breaks Free From Amazon Cloud, Moving To Its Own Super Servers Infrastructure

Dropbox announced it is now storing and serving more than 90 percent of its users’ data on a custom-built infrastructure. The move came following the continuing growth in the number of its users and customers.

Internet March 16, 2016

Microsoft Office Online Now Lets You Collaborate On Files Saved On Box And Dropbox

Microsoft's Office Online now supports real-time co-authoring. Through this new feature, users of Box, Dropbox and other partner cloud services can now edit Office documents at the same time.

Apps/Software January 29, 2016

Dropbox Announces App For Windows 10 Tablets And PCs

A new Dropbox Windows 10 app for tablets and PCs is coming soon to the Windows Store. The new app brings a number of new features to enhance user experience.

Apps/Software January 23, 2016

Ooma Adds Integration For A Slew Of Platforms, Including Apple Watch, Android Wear, DropBox And Philips Hue

At CES 2016, Ooma announced that it has added integration for a number of platforms, including the Apple Watch and Android Wear.

Smartphones January 5, 2016

The iLuv Smartshaker Will Wake You Up In The Morning By Shaking Your Pillow

If your run-of-the-mill alarm clock can't bring you out of your cocoon-like sleep state in the morning, consider the iLuv Smartshaker 2, a device that can literally shake chronic sleep-ins awake with a smartphone extension and Bluetooth connection.

Smartphones January 4, 2016

Dropbox Is Shutting Down Its Mailbox And Carousel Apps

Dropbox will cease operations on its standalone app Carousel and its email app Mailbox early next year.

Apps/Software December 7, 2015

Amazon Offers Unlimited Cloud Storage For $5 Per Year: How This Compares To OneDrive, Dropbox, Google Drive And More

Amazon is offering a massive discount on Cloud Drive subscription fee. Customers can pay $5 for one year and get unlimited cloud storage for a year.

Internet November 30, 2015

Dropbox Goes After Enterprises To Take On Archrival Box

In a bid to take on its archrival Box, Dropbox has introduced Dropbox Enterprise aimed at large organizations. Here is what comprises the company's new offering.

Apps/Software November 5, 2015

Unofficial 'The Legend Of Zelda Maker' Available: Download Now Before Nintendo Takes It Down

A Nintendo fan has created an unofficial 'The Legend Of Zelda Maker' in a bid to emulate the success of 'Super Mario Maker.' The game can be downloaded via Mediafire or Dropbox.

Video Games October 24, 2015

Dropbox Announces Paper In A (Late) Attempt To Take On Google For Work And Evernote

Dropbox is moving into a new market with its development of Paper. The collaborative web-based word processor is seen as a valid competition for both Google Docs and Evernote.

Apps/Software October 16, 2015

Adobe's Document Cloud Boosted By Dropbox Partnership; eSign Also Improved

Adobe launched a host of new features for Document Cloud which include relevant integration with Dropbox and some added updates. Now available for PC users, the new features are also coming to iOS later this year, while Android users will have to wait next year.

Apps/Software October 15, 2015

Adobe And Dropbox Team Up To Simplify PDF Editing From The Cloud

Dropbox has teamed up with Adobe to simplify PDF editing from the cloud, offering some neat functionality. The company also promised deeper mobile integrations, with iOS set to get the treat in the coming months and Android set to follow next year.

Apps/Software October 14, 2015

Google’s Top Management Gets A Reshuffling: Sundar Pichai Appoints New Head Of Android, Chrome And Chromecast

Sundar Pichai, after his appointment as Google's CEO a couple of months ago, has begun filling vacated spots within the company. Schindler, Lockheimer and Mohan have been promoted to higher positions within Google.

Business October 13, 2015

Dropbox Releases Chat App Zulip Into Open Source: IRC And XMPP In Danger

Dropbox launched Zulip, the chat app it has recently acquired, under an open-source Apache license. The announcement came following the company’s annual Hack Week event.

Apps/Software September 28, 2015

Dropbox Unveils Team Feature To Make Collaboration Easier

Dropbox for Business already has the feature in place, but Dropbox is expanding it to include Dropbox Basic and Dropbox Pro users.

Apps/Software September 22, 2015

Dropbox Adds U2F Security Keys To Boost Security: Now, Don't Lose That USB Key

Dropbox has just released support for USB keys as an option for two-factor authentication. Users can still fall back on pins if they need to do so.

Internet August 14, 2015

Dropbox Taps Twitter Executive Todd Jackson As VP of Product

Dropbox has hired Todd Jackson, a former Twitter executive, to become the company's first ever VP of Product. Jackson was the director of the Content and Discovery teams of Twitter.

Business July 29, 2015

Dropbox Acquires Team Collaboration Startup Clementine Labs

Dropbox has snagged collaboration start-up Clementine Labs for an undisclosed sum. It is likely that the Dropbox will deploy the latter's technology to strengthen its existing collaboration tools.

Deals July 24, 2015

Dropbox For Android Version 3.0 Runs Faster And Sports Material Design

The Dropbox app version 3.0 for the Android platform is packed with new material design and added features.

Apps/Software June 25, 2015

OnePlus One Permanently Drops Price To $249 Or Get It With Dropbox Pro For $349

OnePlus has decreased the price of the OnePlus One to $249 permanently after receiving positive feedback from a week-long sale of the smartphone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 9, 2015

Dropbox Bolsters Security And Other Features To Attract Corporate Users

Dropbox for Business is strengthening its data and privacy security, adding optional two-factor authentication, as well as offering cloud integration with additional folders on other enterprise platforms.

Business June 9, 2015

Dropbox Releases Universal App And Will Roll Out New Image Viewer Feature

The popular cloud storage service Dropbox released a new universal app for Windows Phones and tablets. It also will release a new preview tool to view images better on its desktop verison.

Internet Culture May 20, 2015

Dropbox And Office Online Integrate To Rule The Cloud

Dropbox and Microsoft have taken their partnership one step further, offering users the ability to open Microsoft documents directly from Dropbox on computers.

Geek April 11, 2015

What's The Best Cloud Storage Service: Amazon Cloud Drive vs. Google Drive For Work vs. Dropbox vs. OneDrive

Thinking of moving your files to the cloud? You're not alone. Here is how to choose the best cloud storage service that's right for you.

Internet March 27, 2015

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