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Dropbox Acquires CloudOn: GameOn, but Which Game?

by Jeffrey Mann  |  January 21, 2015

Word emerged today that Dropbox has acquired CloudOn, a mobile productivity vendor based in Israel. CloudOn producedĀ a Microsoft Word compatible editor for mobile devices and browsers. There are two ways...

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Is There a Dropbox Effect?

by Jeffrey Mann  |  November 12, 2012

A columnist at VentureBeat recently wrote about the supposed Dropbox Effect and whether it is real or not. I think it is, but not the way most people seem to...

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Passwords are dead; long live the password

by Jay Heiser  |  August 1, 2012

I spent a frustrating 5 minutes this weekend enduring a forced password change on a retirement account containing $400. I was sure that the randomly generated and completely unmemorizable string...

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Cloud Content Management Is Not About Cost Savings

by Darin Stewart  |  May 25, 2012

I recently copied my music library from a server sitting in my garage to Google Play in the cloud.  Well, most of it anyway.  After a week of round the...

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Google Drive: Google May Be Getting Into the File Sync Business

by Guy Creese  |  February 9, 2012

Rumors are floating around that Google may start offering a file synchronization service (Google Drive) within the next several weeks. For articles, see: Sebastian Anthony, "Google Drive: Dropbox killer or...

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