CLOUD STORAGE

  • Google slashes cloud computing prices in rivalry with Amazon; price cuts range from 30 to 85 per cent March 26, 2014

    San Francisco: Google Inc slashed its cloud computing service prices on Tuesday, seeking to wrest customers from Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp in the fast-growing market of renting computers and data storage to companies. Price cuts range from 30 to 85 per cent. Google's Cloud Storage will cost 2.6 cents per...
  • Dropbox upgrades its service amid competition from Amazon, Microsoft November 14, 2013

    San Francisco: Dropbox Inc on Wednesday unveiled what it described as one of the most comprehensive upgrades to its service for businesses, including a feature that allows users to easily maintain both personal and corporate accounts. The new features come at a time when large rivals like Microsoft Corp and Amazon...
  • Microsoft lapse cause outages in Azure service February 23, 2013

    Redmond: Microsoft unwittingly let an online security certificate expire Friday, triggering a worldwide outage in an online service that stores data for a wide range of business customers. The sloppy housekeeping represents an embarrassing lapse for Microsoft as the software maker tries to bring in more revenue from the storage service,...
  • Top 10 tech trends of 2012 December 26, 2012

    Photo filters - Many people were seen using photo editing apps thsi year like Instagram and Pixlr O-matic on Android, PicMix on BlackBerry and so on. This was evident as most of the photographs seen this year on networking sites like Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus had photo filters applied to them.Large-screened phones - We witnessed a rise in the number of large-screened phones this year. From home-grown manufacturers to tech titans, almost every company came up with at least one large-screened phone this year. Low-cost tablets - Considering the  price sensitivity of Indian customers, many second-rung manufacturers in India came up with low-cost tablets this year. Most of these low-costs tabs are priced under Rs 7K.
  • Does Google own your Google Drive content? April 26, 2012

    San Francisco: Google is already facing spasms of suspicion and confusion as it tries to persuade people to entrust their personal documents, photos and other digital content to the company's new online storage service. That became apparent shortly after Tuesday's release of the longawaited Google Drive service. Before the day was...
  • Google Drive: Top 10 things you must know April 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Google has recently come up with its Google Drive cloudstorage service that lets you store up to 5GB of data on Google's servers for free. But before you start driving with Google's new cloud service, here is all the basic information that you must know about it. 1. Google...
  • Google Drive not yet available for all users April 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Are you ready to store your data on the Google cloud? Google has now finally launched its longrumoured cloudbased storage service Google Drive a place where users can create, share, collaborate, and keep all their stuff. The newly launched service lets users upload and access all their...
  • Google launches 'Google Drive' cloud storage April 24, 2012

    New Delhi: It's official now. Google has finally launched its longrumoured cloudbased storage service Google Drive a place where users can create, share, collaborate, and keep all their stuff. The newly launched service lets users upload and access all their files, including videos, photos, Google Docs, PDFs and much...
  • Google to launch online storage service: Source April 24, 2012

    San Francisco: Google Inc is preparing to roll out a service to let consumers store photos and other content online, a source familiar with the matter said, pushing into a market now dominated by the likes of Dropbox and Box. The service, to be called Google Drive, could be announced as...
  • Google to launch online storage service April 19, 2012

    London: You will soon be able to store files as large as 5GB online instead of in PC hard drives after Google launches its "GDrive". A Google source wrote on the blog "The Next Web" that the company is planning to launch the service midnext week. The service will offer 5GB of...
  • Motorola prepares to close Zumo Drive April 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Motorola will shut down it cloud based storage for mobile devices, which is known as the Zumo Drive. This decision has been taken by the company as it will soon be starting a new cloud based service for Motorola branded devices, called the MotoCast. MotoCast will provide seamless, instant...
  • Google Drive to arrive with free 5 GB cloud storage March 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Google's cloud storage service Drive, will offer 5 GB of free storage, according to a report. TalkDroid, which managed to grab the images of the cloud storage service, also said that the service will initially launch in Beta version. Google Drive is a cloud servers based online storage service...
  • Image of Google Drive leaked online February 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Google testing new Cloud servers based storage service for common masses and image of the Drive leaks out on the Internet. Google seems to be very close to launching its cloud storage service. According to a website, the Google Drive has been quietly enabled for select users and is being...
  • Google to launch cloud storage service: WSJ February 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Google Inc., reportedly, is set to launch a cloudstorage service called Drive which is expected to give a tough competition to the cloudstorage provider Dropbox Inc, said a report from the Wall Street Journal. Drive will allow people to store photos, documents and videos on Google's servers...