Filesharing

01.03.14
Droplr's rapid file sharing service goes pay-only
01.03.14

Droplr's rapid file sharing service goes pay-only

Droplr makes it easy to share files with friends, but that simplicity doesn't come cheap, it seems...

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01.01.14
Bump and Flock file sharing apps shut down this month as devs focus on Google projects
01.01.14

Bump and Flock file sharing apps shut down this month as devs focus on Google projects

Google acquired Bump -- developer of an NFC-like file sharing app with the same name and a photo s...

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11.05.13
BitTorrent Sync launches API for building decentralized apps, comes to iPad
11.05.13

BitTorrent Sync launches API for building decentralized apps, comes to iPad

BitTorrent Sync, the cross-platform tool for sharing files without cloud interference, hasn't mana...

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08.13.13
Google patents drag-and-drop content sharing with nearby groups
08.13.13

Google patents drag-and-drop content sharing with nearby groups

Proximity-based content sharing systems for mobile tend to focus on one-at-a-time transfers -- see...

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08.05.13
Comcast rumored to have new, less punitive anti-piracy measure in the works
08.05.13

Comcast rumored to have new, less punitive anti-piracy measure in the works

The Copyright Alert System, more popularly known as the "six strikes" policy, hasn't exactly recei...

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06.04.13
Pipe exits beta, lets Facebook friends share giant files
06.04.13

Pipe exits beta, lets Facebook friends share giant files

Cloud storage from the likes of Dropbox and Google is all well and good, but let's face it -- many...

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05.23.13
Box acquires Folders, in what sounds like the least exciting acquisition deal ever
05.23.13

Box acquires Folders, in what sounds like the least exciting acquisition deal ever

File-sharing service Box has acquired the technology behind a French app called Folders, which...

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05.15.13
The New Yorker unveils Strongbox, a tool for sources to submit files and tips anonymously
05.15.13

The New Yorker unveils Strongbox, a tool for sources to submit files and tips anonymously

As with most news organizations, a lot of the posts we publish start out as emailed tips from you,...

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05.07.13
SpiderOak unveils Hive, a streamlined file service with '100-percent' privacy
05.07.13

SpiderOak unveils Hive, a streamlined file service with '100-percent' privacy

A new cloud-based file system from SpiderOak looks to challenge the likes of Dropbox with a bigger...

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