HTC users are now going to enjoy more data storage capacity, thanks to a recent tie-up between HTC and Dropbox. Today, via Facebook, HTC shared the good news to its users that Dropbox will come pre-installed on all its upcoming Android phones, giving all its users 5 GB of free cloud storage on Dropbox (more than the standard of 2 GB of storage).
Although, HTC did not clarify whether existing users will also enjoy this cloud-enabled file sharing application.
It appears that HTC’s strategy is to make its phones more appealing by giving those who will buy HTC phones free cloud storage rather than just focusing on adding more features to their phones. This appears to be [...]
I’ve noticed HTC has been focusing a lot on the cloud aspect lately, first with the HTCSense.com website, where they allow you to automatically backup text messages, call history, contacts, data and customizations.
Then they invested heavily in the OnLive gaming service, which “streams” games to your HTC tablet. And no, they’ve expanded on that strategy further with the addition of 5GB of free Dropbox storage (Dropbox already gave 2 GB for free) on new HTC Sense 3.5 phones.
Dropbox is the most popular service for syncing files between pretty much any platform, since they have apps for all. If you have important files and you want access [...]
In a nutshell, it is simply Dropbox reinvented to suit the growing needs of the Synology NAS (Network Attached Storage) community. You can now seamlessly (and remotely) manage and access all of your DS Audio, DS Photo+ and DS Cam app files even when you’re on the go, thanks to the newly released DS File especially designed for the savvy Android phone user.
The DS File enables Synology NAS users to remotely access DiskStation files as well as download files directly to their Android phones (given that the DiskStation Manager version is 3.0 or above). It likewise allows users to directly transfer files stored in Android phones via an HTTPS connection.
DS File [...]
Dropbox have already announced their Android application a few weeks back, but now it is officially available in the Android Market. For those that are not familiar with Dropbox, it is a very popular file-storage solution for both the Mac and Windows.
Dropbox is a Web 2.0 based file hosting service operated by Dropbox, Inc. which uses cloud computing to enable users to store and share files and folders with others across the Internet using file synchronization. It was founded in 2007 by MIT graduates Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi…
The move into the Android Market is one which shows great promise for what is to come. As [...]
Due to popular demand, file sharing company Dropbox have announced a Dropbox application for Android. According to popular computer magazine, PC World describe Dropbox as “the simplest, most elegant file-synchronization tool I’ve ever used.” The general concept comes from the ‘drop box’ on Apple based computers.
Dropbox was founded by Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi in 2007, and received seed funding from Y Combinator. Today, Dropbox is well-funded by Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, and Amidzad. Since launching publicly in September of 2008, we’ve attracted millions of users and are growing rapidly. [...]