Category Archives: Data Recovery

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Dropbox Doubles Space To Squeeze Out Competition

It looks like the marketplace for storing and syncing your important files in the cloud is growing. In response to recent competition, Dropbox is now doubling the amount of space for users who pay monthly for increased storage.  Those users are also getting the opportunity to gift 100GB of free storage for three months to friends and family.

I received the email below yesterday:

Hi Adria,

We’ve got some great news for you – we’ve doubled your Dropbox Pro plan!

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Mozy Backup Dropped The Ball On Customer Support Today [VIDEO]

After being both a Mozy Home and MozyPro customer since 2007, I’m sorry to say that Mozy has gone down the slippery slope of low quality support and outsourcing, the same as Dell did a few years back.

If you remember the Dell Hell post Jeff Jarvis did a few years back, it was about his horrible experience of Dell passing the buck.

Well, welcome to the club Mozy. #fail

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Amazon Crashes The Cloud

Just when we thought things were looking up for SMB and enterprise to move into the cloud via Google Apps, Salesforce and distributed file and database hosting, Amazon loses control over their cloud services hosted in Virginia.

It’s now on day two of the outage and really big social media services like FoursquareAbout.me and Hootsuite have experienced serious downtime. Countless other sites running using Amazon’s services for ecommerce and product delivery have also been affected.… Continue Reading...