Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 24th Apr 2012 17:39 UTC
Google Well, this has been a very, very long time in the making. Google has finally unveiled its big Dropbox competitor: Google Drive. You start with 5GB for free, and you can go all the way to 1TB for $50 per month. This is a big deal for many (if you were to use rumouring as a gauge), but all I can think of is this: why on earth would you entrust your files to a company - any company - whose sole interest is extracting money from you, and who, to boot, is subject to crazy American laws?
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Wuala
by intel on Tue 24th Apr 2012 20:01 UTC
intel
Member since:
2006-01-08

If you want online storage with client-side encryption you might be interested in Wuala:

https://www.wuala.com/en/learn/technology

The datacenters are located in Switzerland, Germany and France.

The downside: if you forget your password you can't recover it.

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RE: Wuala
by bitwelder on Wed 25th Apr 2012 10:26 in reply to "Wuala"
bitwelder Member since:
2010-04-27

I also vote for Wuala.


The downside: if you forget your password you can't recover it.

Well, if you state it like "if you forget the password nobody can recover it", I almost don't see it as a downside ;)

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RE: Wuala
by dominik.holler on Wed 25th Apr 2012 17:55 in reply to "Wuala"
dominik.holler Member since:
2007-05-24

as long as the client is not open source, there is no garantie that there is no backdoor :-(

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