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Stratepedia picks for April 6, 2012

Aaron Dropbox Referrals Now Earn You Twice as Much Free Space: Need more space on Dropbox? Still have friends and colleagues not already using the insanely popular file syncing and sharing service? You can now get a cool 500 megabytes … Read

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How to share video directly from your iPhone or iPad with Dropbox

Last week I mentioned an update to the online sharing service Box, allowing you to directly upload video and photos from your phone to a shared folder. It turns out you can do this with Dropbox as well–and since I … Read

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Boost iPad productivity with the new Box OneCloud app

Box, an entrant in the Dropbox-style file syncing and sharing game, on Wednesday introduced a pretty exciting new service and corresponding app for iOS devices. First, the app: Box has been available for iOS for awhile, but this update offers … Read

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Create online photo albums like magic in Dropbox

You know we love Dropbox at Stratepedia. We use it to share files in groups, send files as an alternative to email attachments, and copy ebooks to our tablets. If you’re like us, though, you might have glossed over a … Read

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How one publisher uses Dropbox for better e-book distribution

I don’t expect that regular customers of Pragmatic Programmers and readers of this blog overlap much. The books in the Pragmatic Programmers’ catalog primarily cater to programmers, so it makes sense that they would lead the way when it comes … Read

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Do more than sync and share with these Dropbox tips

By now you know we’re big fans of Dropbox and how easy it makes it to sync your files across computers or share files with workgroups. If you’ve mastered those functions, how about spending a little time seeing what else … Read

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When should I use Google Docs instead of Dropbox?

At our Tuesday session at the 2011 International SIM Conference (thank you again to everyone who joined us!) we had a good conversation about when to use a file sharing tool like Dropbox versus when to use a web-based editing … Read

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Dropbox updates privacy, security, and service policies

On Friday, Dropbox posted an outline of recent changes to their policy statements. In brief, the post highlights five items: How Dropbox handles encryption, how data are retained and deleted, how location tracking is used, how Dropbox’s “de-duplication” process works, … Read

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Dropbox drops the ball on security (again)

Over the weekend, cloud-based file syncing/sharing service Dropbox got smacked with yet another security issue. This one may be the biggest yet–for a window of four hours, you didn’t need a password to log into some Dropbox accounts. Dropbox says … Read

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Alternatives to Dropbox for cloud-based file syncing and sharing

If the recent controversy surrounding Dropbox have you feeling skittish about using the service for your online file syncing and sharing needs, there are competitors ready to take your business. Two in particular are taking advantage of the news to … Read

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