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5 things to know about Amazon Cloud Drive

This week, Amazon announced Cloud Drive, an online (“cloud-based”) file storage and music streaming service for Amazon.com customers. Cloud Drive works in conjunction with the also-new Cloud Player feature, which lets you stream your personal music out of your Cloud … Read

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CloudApp: Completely painless file sharing

When you next find yourself needing to share a presentation, image, or document, consider using CloudApp. More than anything, I appreciate CloudApp’s extraordinarily streamlined flow. With one drag-and-drop action to its menu bar icon, my file is uploaded, backed up, … Read

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5 uses for Dropbox

Every time I travel or attend a conference, I see people moving files and information around via printed documents at worst or flash drives at best. And increasingly, I see people needing to access this information on more mobile devices … Read

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Back up and share your files in the cloud with Dropbox or Mobile Me

Here’s something I get asked about quite often: What’s a good way to share files with other people? As workgroups continue to spread out over distance and time, simple yet reliable file sharing mechanisms become indispensable parts of the collaborative … Read

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Get rid of large e-mail attachments with online file sharing services

E-mail is not always the most efficient way to send files to your friends and colleagues, especially as large files like video clips, slideware presentations, and high-resolution photos become the norm. Those of you on a SIM-related listserv can attest–perhaps … Read

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