Cloud Storage

April 2016

Bitcasa killing Drive cloud storage service on May 20, will focus on ‘growing platform business’

April 22nd, 2016|

Bitcasa, a company that has offered a cloud storage service for backing up files, today announced the discontinuation of its Bitcasa Drive cloud service. The service will become unavailable at 11:59 p.m. PT on May 20. “We are discontinuing our Bitcasa Drive service in order to focus our full attention on our growing platform business,” the company said in an unusually succinct [...]

The Epic Story of Dropbox’s Exodus From the Amazon Cloud Empire

April 4th, 2016|

If you're one of 500 million people who use Dropbox, it’s just a folder on your computer desktop that lets you easily store files on the Internet, send them to others, and synchronize them across your laptop, phone, and tablet. You use this folder, then you forget it. And that’s by design. Peer behind that folder, however, and you’ll discover an epic [...]