Have a file too big for email? Here's how to send lots of data for free

Need to transfer a large file to somebody over the internet, but don't know how to do it? Learn how to send large files -- using the cloud or an FTP client -- with this simple guide.

Cloud storage is faster and cheaper than ever -- here are our favorites

Cloud storage is a godsend for anyone with a treasure trove of data and nowhere to put it all, but with so many services, which one is right for you? Your data is valuable, so follow our guide to pick the best service for your needs.

In the battle of the cloud storage, which is better: Google Drive or Dropbox?

When it comes to cloud storage, Dropbox and Google Drive are some of the most popular choices -- and with good reason. But when it comes to things like file syncing, storage, and security, which is ultimately the better service to use?
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Dropbox IPO finally goes live after a decade of ‘starting up’

Dropbox mints millionaires on its first day of long-awaited IPO, Toyota's Corolla Hatch takes aim at hot-hatch rivals, we review the Spielberg-helmed adaptation of Ready Player One.

Dropbox Professional lets freelancers showcase their work like never before

Dropbox wants its users to be able to share content in a much more business-like manner with its new Professional accounts. With its Showcase feature, users can display their work in a Dropbox-linked portfolio.

Dropbox adds doc scanning to Android app, offline mode to Paper

Dropbox is adding a couple of key features to its mobile apps, including document scanning for Android users, an offline mode for Paper, and support for a variety of new languages.

10 free online storage services to claim your space in the cloud

There’s no need to pay for cloud storage when so many providers are offering it for free. Here’s how you can maximize your cloud capacity and organize your digital life without spending any money.

Dropbox app on Xbox One lets you back up and stream all of your media

Gamers can now keep a close eye on their cloud storage data with Monday's launch of an official Dropbox application for Xbox One consoles that boasts expanded functionality via Kinect.

Turkey blocks document sharing sites to stem incriminating email leak

Over the weekend, Turkey's government censored Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive, and Google Drive after anti-government hackers leaked controversial emails about President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his son-in-law, Berat Albayrak.

New details reveal over 43M accounts were breached in 2012 Last.fm hack

The scale of a 2012 hack of music site Last.fm is coming to light after LeakedSource obtained a copy of the breached data, which showed that more than 43 million accounts were compromised and passwords were poorly encrypted.
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Apple’s Ireland tax fight highlights monetary issues within the EU

Plus: Dropbox hack from 2012 puts millions of accounts at risk, Forbes says new leak shows what comes with the upcoming iPhone 7 models.

A hack from 2012 haunts Dropbox as details emerge on 68 million accounts

Dropbox has sent reset notices to some 68 million people as it begins to understand the full scope of a 2012 hack on its services that leaked email addresses and encrypted password data.

Dropbox rolls out document scanning, new sharing features, and more to its apps

Dropbox is rolling out a bevy of new features to its apps on iOS and desktop, including document scanning, new sharing tools, shortcuts to documents, annotation options, and more.
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Netatmo now lets you store security video footage on Dropbox for added protection

Netatmo, with its sleek line of 21st-century connected-home products, has just launched two new features for its Welcome security camera: Dropbox video storage and Tags for doors and windows.

Copy/paste be gone! You can now share Dropbox files straight from Messenger

Copy/paste is so 2015. Now, instead of having to copy shareable links for Dropbox, the service will integrate straight into Facebook Messenger, where you can browse through your files and then send them to your contacts.

Meet Droplr, the Dropbox competitor you should have been using all along

Droplr is easier to use than Dropbox, more powerful, and totally free if you don't need to send big files or keep them around for long.

Unlock files with your face using the new Dropbox app for Windows 10

The new Dropbox app for Windows 10 may be short of revolutionary, but it does pack one very compelling feature -- facial and fingerprint recognition, thanks to Microsoft's own Windows Hello functionality.

Dropbox is shutting down Mailbox and Carousel

Dropbox is bringing an end to its email and photo apps, Mailbox and Carousel. Mailbox will end service on February 26, 2016, and Carousel will follow suit on March 31, 2016, the company announced in a blog post.