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SOS Online Backup Releases v5

SOS recently stepped up a gear and improved it’s online backup service with new features which will make it even more competitive than it already is. Other backup services need to stop and take a lesson from SOS’s book. Some of the new features include Facebook backup iPhone/iPad backup Mac support (previously it was PC [...]

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Mozy Stash adds synchronisation ability to it’s service

Mozy just announced the introduction of stash, their synchronisation feature which allows Mozy users to synchronise their most commonly used files instantly. Unlike other backup providers like SugarSync and SOS backup which allow you to synchronise all the data. Mozy seems to be managing this by only allowing users to selectively choose which files and [...]

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Online Backup and Storage Crucial for Paperless Accounting

It’s widely accept that for a more “green” or economical approach to working and record keeping is to store all your files online. Although the green credentials should be praised, one cannot ignore the productivity beenfits of having all your documents stored digitally. The ability to easily and quickly search the contents of all your [...]

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The hidden cost of unlimited storage

If you’re in the market looking for online backup you’re probably inundated with offers of unlimited storage, which seems very appealing, and you may be having a tough time choosing the ideal storage solution for you. So, I hear you ask why is it that some online backup companies offer unlimited storage and others cap [...]

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Laptop thief tracked down by victim and revenge to follow

We’ve heard of stupid burglers who leave the cellphones behind, thieves who brag about stealing stuff on youtube, but this must be a first, a thief who actually takes videos of himself to upload onto youtube, using a laptop he just stole, which is then traced by the victim using an online backup service. The [...]

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Carbonite Increases Anytime Access with the Introduction of iPad app

Carbonite, the premier online backup provider has recently released its new app called Carbonite Access of iPad and Carbonite Access of iPhone/iPod, both of which are technically in beta stages, however we found it to be perfectly usable as we didn’t notice any bugs.

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The Whole Internet On a Floppy Disk

Haven’t times changed, while we enjoy the luxury of having all of our computers interconnected through the web and all our files stored in a central location available for access by each individual device, let us go back a few decades and reminisc about how the internet was like back then.

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Mozy Ditches Unlimited Plan and Hikes Prices

Mozy Ditches Unlimited Plan and Hikes Prices

It’s taken the online storage and cloud computing world by storm. The most successful and most popular online storage service finally pulls the plug on it’s unlimited plan. Many think tanks in the industry such as Rob Cosgrove commented on the fact that the Mozy promise for unlimited storage was unsustainable, and was a major [...]

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SugarSync now offers 5GB free to all account holders

SugarSync has decided to break the mould and offer 5GB of free online storage space, which is a big increase from the previous 2GB it was offer previously. Dropbox and Mozy on the other hand still offer the usual 2GB data allowance.

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