August 30, 2012 by Adam Pash, lifehacker.com File-syncing service Dropbox is magical—even if it’s got a fresh new competitor. It syncs files between your computers and the web hassle-free… except when the file’s taking too long to sync. If you’ve ever stared impatiently at Dropbox, waiting for a file to sync, there’s likely an easy […]Read more "Speed Up Dropbox’s File Syncing with a Simple Tweak"
May 7, 2012 by Kirk McElhearn, Macworld.com I use Dropbox to sync files across my Macs, but also to collaborate with others using shared folders. One day, I discovered that the disk space on my MacBook Air had dropped substantially. I started poking around, looking for swap files and other usual suspects, but eventually found […]Read more "Delete Dropbox cache to recover drive space"
April 5, 2012 by Dropbox Hey everyone! Today, we’re really happy to announce that we’ve doubled the amount of free space you get for inviting friends to Dropbox! How much space is that, exactly? For every friend you invite that installs Dropbox, you’ll both get 500 MB of free space. If you’ve got a […]Read more "Dropbox Referrals are now Twice as Nice with Twice the FREE Space!"
September 25, 2011 by ADrive.com Move over Dropbox… ADrive’s Basic plan offers individual users 50GB of online storage and backup for all file types including access to our basic service features, all for FREE. With our Basic plan you will have the essentials to store, backup, share, and edit your documents online. The Basic plan […]Read more "ADrive offers individual users 50GB of online storage and backup, FREE!"
September 22, 2011 by SugarSynch SugarSync makes it easy to backup, share and access your files, anytime, anywhere. With SugarSync you get online cloud storage for all your files — documents, music, photos, and video. When you make a change or add files on any of your PC or Mac computers, SugarSync automatically syncs your […]Read more "The Next Dropbox: SugarSynch, with FREE 5 gigs of space!"
September 16, 2011 by Eric Slivka, MacRumors.com Business Insider files this report under “gossip”, but says that it has heard from a pair of second-hand sources that Apple bid up to $800 million for file storage and sharing service Dropbox, but Dropbox passed on the deal to remain independent. The company has since raised a […]Read more "Dropbox May Have Declined $800 Million Acquisition Offer from Apple"
August 30, 2011 By Scott Simmons, Studio Daily I was happily installing the Mac OS 10.7 Lion update on my Mac Pro at home (Avid recently blessed Media Composer to run on 10.7) only to become somewhat less happy when I realized AirDrop, one of the features I was most looking forward to, won’t work […]Read more "Useful Tools for Editors or Shared Networks: DropCopy"