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The Growing War for Online Storage

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Google’s decision to make a terabyte ultra-cheap could drive its rivals into a race to the bottom. continue…

Dear Dropbox, Why Are You Back in the Chinese Market?

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Did Dropbox know it would regain entry to the Chinese market? If so, did it need to agree to certain conditions before the Chinese government would “flip the switch”? continue…

Dropbox Thinks It’s Worth $8 Billion

The online-storage company wants to become more of a business player. continue…

Hitachi and the Great Hardware Conundrum

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The Hitachi Content Platform demonstrates the cloud-related issues confronting many IT vendors that made their name in proprietary hardware. continue…

Google Pooling Its Cloud Storage

Google breaking down the walls between its products seems like something done with an eye toward the competition. continue…

Apple Leads Cloud-Storage Market: Strategy Analytics

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Apple leads Dropbox, Amazon and Google when it comes to cloud storage, according to the research firm. continue…

Dropbox Acquires Mailbox

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Mailbox wants to add features and support in the face of explosive growth (and all the challenges that entails). continue…

Dropbox Launches New Sync API for iOS, Android

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Dropbox’s API allows developers’ apps to work with Dropbox as if the service were a local file-system on a device. continue…

BitTorrent Launches Syncing Service

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BitTorrent Inc. has launched a pre-Alpha service for syncing files between devices, and wants feedback. continue…

Cloud Services Users Will Hit 625 Million in 2013: IHS

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A new study from IHS suggests that cloud-services use will skyrocket over the next few years, hitting 1.3 billion by 2017. continue…