Friday, November 24, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung Foundry in Advanced Discussions With New Customers for 7nm Chips
Tesla Finished Installing the World's Largest Mega-battery in Australia Within 100 Days
Apple Applies for Patent on Foldable Display
HP Patches Code execution Bug in Enterprise Printers
YouTube Takes More Steps to Tackle Down Videos Inappropriate for Minors
Broadcom Considering Increasing Qualcomm Bid
Facebook Will Notify you if you Have Followed Russian Propaganda
Russia Threatens to Block Ads on Google
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Dropbox...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, February 24, 2012
Dropbox Unveils Photo Upload Feature For Mobiles


Dropbox unveiled on Thursday a new photo uploading feature for Android smartphones, sharpening its competition with Google, Apple, and other companies battling to rule the market of cloud storage solutions.

With a single click, the feature will allow users to upload high-resolution pictures straight from their smartphones onto the virtual "cloud," where the files can be accessed from any computer or mobile device.

Starting today for Android, and coming soon for iOS, the Dropbox mobile apps can automatically upload users photos and videos to Dropbox using Wi-Fi or users' data plans. They're all uploaded at original size and full quality, and saved to a private folder in user's Dropbox called Camera Uploads where they're ready to view or share.

Dropbox only offers users storage space - the service will not provide any photo editing or manipulation features, like those provided by Google's Picasa program.

Meanwhile, the new version of Dropbox Windows and Mac desktop apps can automatically upload from just about any camera, smartphone, tablet, or SD card connected to a computer.

Once photos have been automatically uploaded to Dropbox, users will be able to check them out using a sneak peek of the Dropbox website.

Dropbox will give users 500 MB of Dropbox space for their first automatic upload. As they take more photos and videos, they can use this feature to automatically upload up to a total of 3 GB extra for free.

Earlier this month, Google announced Drive, a cloud storage service that was seen as a direct answer to Dropbox's recent growth.

Last June, Apple also announced iCloud, a service for Apple users that also syncs email and calendars.


Previous
Next
Mozilla Rebrands BrowserID To "Persona"        All News        Q4 Graphics Shipments Decreased Over Last Quarter, Increased Over Last Year
Apple Push Email Service Unavailable for iCloud and MobileMe Mail Users Located in Germany     Mobiles News      Japanese Companies Develop LSI IP For For Multi-standard Modems

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Android Collects Android Users' Locations Using Cell-tower Data
Google Assistant is now on Android TV
Google Teams With Xiaomi in Dual-camera M1 A1 Smartphone
Android Oreo is Rolling Out
Cloak and Dagger Security Hole in Android Discovered
Google I/O: Google Digital Assistant Coming to iPhone, Android O, Android Go, New TPU and VR
Audi and Volvo to Use Android Auto in Upcoming Cars
Google To Release Android Updates Faster With Project Treble
Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Android Pay Set To Expand This Year
Google Introduces Android Patent Licensing Initiative - PAX
Google Plans Faster Updates To Keep Android Phones Safe
Android O Brings Better Battery Life and Notifications

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .