Cloud Computing

Dell announces Project Ophelia, a USB stick that uses the cloud to make any monitor a PC

The new device from Dell's cloud computing arm lets you have a computer from the cloud on any screen with a USB port.

Waste not, want not: CPUsage wants to repackage and recycle your computer’s leftover power

CPUsage pays users for their wasted CPU power and redistributes to high performance needs companies, an idea that the company hopes will rise on the continued advancement and adoption of the cloud.

Opinion: Tablets are changing the tech you use, whether you own one or not

The rise of the tablet has heralded changes big and small across the tech ecosystem, from a booming market for cloud storage to the fall of Flash.

Some Americans believe stormy weather interferes with cloud computing

While many Americans use cloud computing every single day, that doesn't mean they necessarily understand it.

Hands-on with Pogoplug Series 4: Convert your local storage system into cloud

Should you invest one-time in the Pogoplug Series 4 which turns your external hard drive into cloud? We address your queries in our review.

Opinion: I’m sticking with the cloud (and you should, too)

Recent security breaches and ownership issues have skeptics doubting whether the cloud should really be the future of computing, but ultimately, we still control our own online destinies.

DT Debates: Is cloud gaming ready for the big time?

Writers Ryan Fleming and Caleb Denison debate the merits of cloud gaming and whether it's ready to steal the console's spotlight.

Dropbox confirms the end of public folders, directs you to its quick-link feature

As Dropbox continues to iterate its file storage and sharing service, it yanks public folders. On the flip side, it's also gifting mobile media users with bonus storage.

Why the death of Windows Live may save Microsoft

The end of Windows Live — and everything the name represents — may be the thing Microsoft most needs to stay alive and healthy.

How Nvidia’s Kepler chips could end PCs and tablets as we know them

Tremendously powerful new processors toiling away in the cloud could make it irrelevant what kind of screen you connect with, ushering in a new age of computing.

Microsoft abandons Windows Live branding in Windows 8

As Microsoft continues to finish up work on Windows 8 for a projected Fall 2012 release date, the company is leaving behind a familiar brand in favor of continuity across devices.

It’s official, Google Drive is here

Finally, Google is officially outing its cloud storage option, Google Drive.