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22
Jul

The best free online photo storage options

Quick! You’re headed to a deserted island and you can only bring three items with you. What are they? For most people, the answer will include photos of family, friends and happy moments. Photos are emotion-eliciting treasures, yet we can erase thousands of photos with a technological glitch or an accidental click of the wrong button. Fortunately, free online photo

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21
Jul

How to download photos from Dropbox

You’ve wisely saved your photos to popular, cloud file storage brand Dropbox. Now you may be wondering how to download photos from Dropbox. Congrats. You’re way ahead of many people who are still struggling with  how to best manage photos online to ensure their safety. Smartphone camera capabilities have dramatically improved in recent years. DSLR cameras with Wi-Fi connection are

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20
Jul

How to choose the best cloud document management tool for your business

A generation ago, businesses operated in world of paper-file chaos. Today, after many technological advances, businesses operate in a world of paper/digital file fusion chaos. While digital files improved efficiencies in some areas, and cloud document management holds much promise to fix this, businesses are drowning in paper and digital redundancies and time-consuming manual, paper-to-digital file conversions. For many, it’s

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12
Jul

How to Supercharge Google Search by file type (and So Much More)

Why it’s time to automate google filetype search and optimize file organization once and for all We are in a state of unprecedented technology growth: by 2020, about 1.7 megabytes of new information will be created every second for every human being on the planet, and at least a third of all data will pass through the cloud. We’ll soon

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18
May

Cloudfind just got featured on BetaList!

Yesterday, Cloudfind got featured on BetaList. And it all went great! Here’s what we’ve heard back from people: “I have Google Drive, Dropbox, Box and thousands of files that I can never find. Cloudfind looks like it could be the answer to my problem. I can’t wait to check it out!” (P.S. Thanks for letting us know, Rachel!) “I’ve got

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27
Apr

Dropbox Open: Highlights

April 26th saw Dropbox host its first European customer event, Dropbox Open, in London. And to the several hundreds of attendees, there was plenty to be open about. Especially in relation to the future of work. Headline stats were impressive: Dropbox now cites 500m registered users, worldwide. Interestingly, 74% of those are non-US, while almost 40% are in EMEA. There

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19
Jan

Dropbox file tagging: Customer Spotlight

Using a cloud file sharing system such as Dropbox can certainly make it easier to access your files from anywhere. But as the number of files grows, even a small team can find it increasingly difficult to locate the information they need quickly and easily. Cloudfind spoke with Ryan McDonough at management consultancy McMann & Ransford about his experiences with Dropbox, and how he’s using

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4
Dec

Records Management & Information Governance, Heads in the Cloud or in the Sand

Established practices for records management and information governance are being challenged by the use of cloud-based enterprise file sync-and-share (EFSS), a category that includes Box, Dropbox, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive. With information increasingly being placed outside of the “walled garden” of traditional enterprise IT, those responsible for information governance have a critical need to understand, quantify and seek to

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19
Nov

Cloud Computing In Education

When it comes to cloud adoption, the education sector is in a class of its own. In Higher Education particularly, there seems to be perfect alignment between the goals of major suppliers, IT buyers, business users – and even students. It sounds like everyone’s agreed on the drive to: lower costs increase the ability to work from anywhere deliver greater efficiency and standardisation And

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12
Nov

Dropbox and Salesforce for Wealth Management

Financial Services companies work with vast amounts of complex information on a daily basis. That presents a challenge to specialists in Wealth Management, who pride themselves on delivering a highly personalised service to clients. Thanks to cloud computing however, it’s getting easier for even boutique firms to deliver exceptional services levels despite information complexity. One example is Chadwick’s, a UK-based firm of specialist wealth managers.

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