Delete Local Copies of Your Synced Cloud Files to Free Up Disk Space

With storage prices plummeting and Internet speeds rising, cloud-based backups make more sense than ever before (and are easier to manage to boot). If you want to take advantage of the popular desktop syncing tools, all of the major cross-platform players—Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive—offer some selective syncing… » 12/04/14 10:55am 12/04/14 10:55am

Why Amazon's Unlimited Photo Storage Is Such a Big Deal

If you didn't already have Amazon Prime, it's hard to imagine why, but with the addition of free unlimited photo and video storage, it's become a no-brainer. More than just a Dropbox assassin, the latest addition illustrates the real core of Amazon's plan to win: Making us all kings of infinite space. » 11/04/14 11:40am 11/04/14 11:40am

Office 365 Subscribers Now Get Unlimited OneDrive Storage

In mid-July, Microsoft announced that'd it be rolling at a 1 TB storage increase for all its Office 365 Home, Personal, and University subscribers. But the team decided continue its push for cloud supremacy by upping its storage capacity into infinity. Office 365 users now have access to unlimited storage via OneDrive » 10/27/14 12:35pm 10/27/14 12:35pm

Go Check When Your Free Cloud Storage Deals Expire

1GB here, 50GB there—the bonus cloud storage space you can pick up by buying a Chromebook, connecting a Samsung tablet or subscribing to Office 365 can soon start to add up. The trouble is, many of these tempting deals are time-limited, which can leave you in quite a pickle when the expiration date passes. » 7/16/14 4:12pm 7/16/14 4:12pm

​MediaFire Can Finally Sync Files on Your Computer With the Cloud

MediaFire is the old guard of cloud storage, and today, the company's services jump into the present tense with MediaFire Desktop, which allows you to sync your files from your computer to the cloud. How's it going to beat pack-leaders like Dropbox? By building more robust support for people who want to exchange… » 11/21/13 11:00am 11/21/13 11:00am

What's the Most Massive File on Your Hard Drive Right Now?

Cloud storage is great and all, but sometimes you've just gotta download. Sometimes, you've just gotta download something huge. Back in the days of dial-up, a couple hundred MB would take eons to bring down, but now we can play with way bigger files. What's the most massive one you have sitting on your hard drive… » 9/14/13 3:00pm 9/14/13 3:00pm

Loom for iOS: The Better, Cloud-Based Mobile Camera Roll

Cloud storage services are a dime a dozen these days, and just the thought of sifting through the mass to find the one that works best for you can be overwhelming. But when it comes to not just mobile-specific but also photo-specific storage, your options are pretty much cut entirely. That's what makes Loom (which… » 7/24/13 6:00pm 7/24/13 6:00pm