Nextbit’s Robin Cloud Smartphone Might Find it Hard in countries like India

The phone runs on Android, offers top-of-the-line hardware but is it meant for users in developing countries just yet?

The rebirth of the subscription model

For decades companies have tried (and largely failed) to push a subscription model for software but it appears that consumer resistance may be fading.

Dropbox accidentally deletes one user’s album of over 8,000 photos

An error in the Selective Sync feature saw 8,343 photos deleted from the one user of the cloud storage service and he is calling on them to change the way files are handled.

Does it always have to be Windows?

Carsten Micheleit questions the industry status quo of using Windows and explores the limitations of the operating system.

Mobile app of the day: WinZip

If you access a lot of email or shared files on your phone, WinZip can be a vital companion as it helps you get at files which have been compressed.

LOT Network hopes to disarm trolls

A new partnership between Canon, Google, Dropbox, SAP, Asana and Newegg is attempting to preempt frivolous lawsuits from ‘non-participating entities’ commonly known as patent trolls.

Businesses to Box and Dropbox: you give us security headaches

Harris Interactive has a new survey that says a big chunk of the enterprise thinks cloud storage is a big time security threat.

500,000 victims of Dropbox malware scam

Scammers are using Dropbox to hold files hostage by legimitizing malware downloads.

Dropbox acquires Bubbli 360 photo app

Firm continues to expand into the photo space with new acquisition.