Posts Tagged: cloud storage

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Masatoshi Kumagai saw the future and built a one-stop-shop for entrepreneurs

GMO Internet Group is the Japan leader for online payments, web hosting, cloud storage, online security, and domain names.

  • August 27, 2014
  • at 11:22 am
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This Hong Kong startup is betting on stackable cubes as the future of the family photo album

For young, single men like this writer, managing photos and media is a cinch. The few photos I take on my iPhone are easily imported over to...

  • June 17, 2014
  • at 8:56 pm
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This startup lets you share files safely and anonymously, and it’s easier than Dropbox

Five years after Dropbox took the internet by storm, sharing files with peers has become easier than ever, and startups have competed with g...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 4:38 pm
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International users can soon store the entire ‘Breaking Bad’ series for free, 333 times, thanks to Tencent

Tencent, the Chinese tech giant best known for its QQ and WeChat messaging services, announced that it will offer free 10 TB of cloud storag...

  • November 19, 2013
  • at 1:49 pm
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Alibaba purchases Chinese cloud service provider Kanbox for an undisclosed sum

Kanbox, a leading cloud storage provider in China, has been fully acquired by e-commerce titan Alibaba for an undisclosed sum. According to ...

  • September 25, 2013
  • at 1:26 pm
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Dropbox Expands in Asia, Now Available in Chinese, Malay, and Indonesian

Dropbox is seeing stellar 537 percent annual growth in users in Indonesia already. Now available in Chinese, Malay, and Indonesian.

  • April 11, 2013
  • at 3:09 pm
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Baidu: More Than 30 Million NetDrive Users Have Their Heads in the Cloud

As with the late-arriving Google Drive, China’s Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) was a bit late to the cloud storage game, launching its consumer-o...

  • January 22, 2013
  • at 8:58 pm
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Baidu Offers Extra Cloud Storage on Some New Qualcomm-Powered Smartphones

China’s biggest search engine has buddied up with chip-maker Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) to offer extra free cloud storage to people who bu...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Xiaomi and MIUI Reach For the Cloud With New MiDrive

Here comes yet another cloud storage service that’s geared towards smartphone users. The Xiaomi-owned MIUI team, which makes the Andro...

  • July 12, 2012
  • at 4:38 pm
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Hybrid cloud storage firm Cloudian receives $24 million funding fueled by Japanese investors

Cloudian, a US-based cloud service firm with a major Japanese presence announced a $24 million funding round for expanding global sales

  • July 8, 2014
  • at 8:49 pm
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Korean file-sharing app Send Anywhere nabs $1M in funding from Rakuten

ESTmob, the Seoul-based team behind file-sharing app Send Anywhere (which we reviewed about a week ago) revealed today it has completed a US...

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 11:34 am
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Forget Box, SkyDrive, and Dropbox, Tencent’s 10TB of free cloud storage is hands down the best

How much shareable cloud storage can you get for free nowadays? Dropbox, probably the most popular option, offers a measly 2GB in it’...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 5:37 pm
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iOS gallery app Cooliris teams up with Baidu for cloud storage

US-based mobile photo viewing and sharing app Cooliris announced it’s making further headway into the Chinese market today by partnering...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Amazon Cloud Drive launches in China

Amazon Rolls Out ‘Cloud Drive’ in China Ahead of Possible Kindle Launch

So it turns out that Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Kindle hardware didn’t launch in China on the 16th as rumors said it would. But ther...

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 1:43 pm
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China’s First Dropbox Clone Will Close Next Month

China’s first major Dropbox clone was created by Chinese web company Shanda (NASDAQ:SNDA; FRA:RZP) back in 2010. Shanda was previously bes...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Kleii, A Vietnamese Cloud Service Goes Global

I recently sat down with Nguyen Tuan Son, co-founder and CEO of Kleii, a cloud storage service that launched just six months ago. He was pro...

  • January 3, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Fearing Megaupload’s Fate, One Chinese File Storage Site Changes Track

Perhaps fearing reaching the same fate as Megaupload, whose founder is now facing deportation and a trial in the US over alleged piracy, the...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 9:02 pm
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Dropbox Brings Korean Language to Its Website and Apps, Ready for Galaxy S III Launch

The U.S.-based cloud storage site Dropbox has today launched a Korean-language version of its service. Users in Korea can make use of this r...

  • May 30, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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