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Mailbox for Android, Carousel and More: Everything Dropbox Announced on Wednesday

Mailbox for Android, Carousel and More: Everything Dropbox Announced on Wednesday

Touting 275 million users, Dropbox on Wednesday debuted a set of productivity tools to help users work more efficiently, including Mailbox for Android, a standalone photo app Carousel, and collaborative editing features. "What makes me so happy is this family just got a lot bigger," CEO Drew Houston said. About a year after ...

Dropbox Will Soon Let You Switch Between Personal and Work Accounts

Dropbox Will Soon Let You Switch Between Personal and Work Accounts

Dropbox will let you manage separate work and personal accounts on all of your devices next month, The Verge has learned. In advance of an April 9th press event, the company has notified users of its Dropbox for Business product that they will soon be able to access personal and work Dropbox files without logging in and out ...

Dropbox Almost Back to 100 Percent After Weekend Outage

Dropbox Almost Back to 100 Percent After Weekend Outage

Dropbox said Sunday it was making progress in restoring service after the popular file storage service went offline on Friday. As of Sunday afternoon Pacific time, the service said more than 99 percent of users can access their files. But 5 percent of users were having trouble syncing files from the desktop client, and ...

Dropbox Seeking $250 Million in Funding Ahead of $8 Billion Valuation

Dropbox Seeking $250 Million in Funding Ahead of $8 Billion Valuation

Over the last six years, Dropbox has emerged as one of Silicon Valley’s most promising startups on the strength of a simple idea—allowing Internet users to store such files as baby photos and Word (MSFT) documents in the cloud and to access them from any computer or mobile device. On Tuesday the company gathered ...

‘Dropbox for Business’ Launches With Added Security Features

‘Dropbox for Business’ Launches With Added Security Features

Dropbox, an online storage service that has gained 200 million consumers in five years, is heading to the office. On Wednesday, the company announced Dropbox for Business, a significant advance from its previous efforts to build storage for work groups. It also signaled a willingness to compete with some of the biggest ...

FindIt for Android Searches Your Gmail, Dropbox and Google Drive

FindIt for Android Searches Your Gmail, Dropbox and Google Drive

A little over two months after FindIt first launched for iPhone, the email- and file-search app has now quietly rolled out on Android too. It’s a beautifully designed app, one that currently connects with Gmail, Google Drive and Dropbox, though there is scope for opening this up to additional cloud-based services in the ...

Dropbox Now Syncs Game States, Contacts, To-Do Lists and More Across Apps

Dropbox Now Syncs Game States, Contacts, To-Do Lists and More Across Apps

Dropbox co-founder and CEO Drew Houston occupies a funny reality. On one hand, as he readily admits, he works on cloud storage — boring and geeky stuff. On the other hand, when Dropbox works, people can’t stop talking about how much they love it. The company has 175 million registered users who save more than one ...

Dropbox for Business Adds Team Folders

Dropbox for Business Adds Team Folders

Dropbox on Tuesday announced a new Dropbox for Business feature: team folders. Administrators can now create folders that are instantly shared with all members of their team, both current ones and new ones that join later. This means all important files that all colleagues need can be shared with the whole team in just ...

Dropbox Announces Its First Developer Conference

Dropbox Announces Its First Developer Conference

Dropbox doesn’t want to be a storage service. It wants to be the data layer uniting your information on all apps. To get more apps and enterprises integrated with its platform, it announced DBX, the six year-old startup’s first developer conference. To be held July 9th at San Francisco, you can request an invite for a ...

Google Drive Desktop App Now Lets You Share Files from PC and Mac

Google Drive Desktop App Now Lets You Share Files from PC and Mac

Sharing is getting a bit easier on Google Drive. Google has just announced that users on a PC or Mac can now share files simply by right clicking and choosing "share" from a Google Drive submenu. The file(s) in question will need to be in your Google Drive folder, of course. It's a small addition (we're sure power users ...