Dropbox announced back in April that it would be bringing placeholders to its service. Now called Smart Sync, it's available starting today for businesses, but it's also coming to consumers.
Dropbox has just released an update for the Universal Windows Dropbox app with support for the Xbox One. The app features an adaptive UI, with support for gamepads and the Xbox media remote.
If you've been a Dropbox customer since 2012 and haven't changed your password since then the service will notify you to reset your credentials. The company is adamant this is purely precautionary.
An update released today for the Dropbox app in Windows 10 adds several new features, including the ability to cast videos to another device or to respond to comments directly from the Action Center.
Dropbox has announced it's working on Project Infinite: an implementation of placeholder files in its clients. This feature first showed up in OneDrive but Microsoft abandoned it soon after.
Dropbox has warned Windows XP users to upgrade to a new operating system as it plans to make the Dropbox desktop app stop working on the 15-year-old system. Support ends on August 29th.
After first announcing its major upgrade to Outlook.com last May, Microsoft has now brought the new version of its webmail service out of preview, and will roll it out worldwide in the coming weeks.
Microsoft is expanding its Office partnerships with cloud storage providers, including Dropbox and Box integration on Outlook.com, more integration in iOS, and real-time co-authoring in Office Online.
Dropbox's new app is rolling out to Windows 10 PCs, offering a wide range of features including support for Windows Hello password-free biometric authentication, and a Mobile version is "coming soon".
Failing to gain traction after their initial launches, Dropbox's Mailbox and Carousel services will be discontinued in 2016. Dropbox will instead focus on its core storage service.
Windows Phone developer Rudy Huyn is taking a new position at Dropbox. Although the technical lead position will have him headquartered in San Francisco, he insists this will not effect his apps.
Dropbox introduces URL bookmarking, allowing drag and drop links inside your folders, helping organize your projects. But is this enough to compete in the expanding collaboration space?
OnePlus has cut $50 off the price of the One, with prices now starting at $249. A new bundle will also be offered for $349, including the 64GB One and a one-year Dropbox Pro subscription.
The next milestone in Microsoft and Dropbox's partnership is giving non-business users the ability to work with Dropbox files directly from the browser when using the Office Online web apps.
From Microsoft's Rooms and Intel's Skylake, to Indian Denim, Windows 10 patches, HTTP/2, privacy intrusions and Sony's wonky smartglasses, we look back at highlights from this week's top tech news.
Microsoft is going after Dropbox with a new promotion that will add 100GB of storage to your OneDrive account if you currently have a Dropbox account. Verification is required.
Dropbox has created a Chrome plugin for Gmail users that simplifies the process of adding Dropbox content to emails. The plugin does come with a caveat, though, but it's still very usable.
Pixelapse, the online collaboration platform, has announced it has been acquired by Dropbox. It will continue to offer it's standalone services for the next year while they get ready for the merge.
Windows Phone users can rejoice as the official Dropbox app has finally landed in the Store as a universal app. This is the latest move in the partnership between Microsoft and Dropbox.
Dropbox has started rolling out a new feature for businesses which would allow users to collaborate on Office documents right from their desktop and share them with coworkers.
Dropbox has turned on some editing features on its iOS application, pointing users towards the Office suite for all their document needs. This comes a week after similar features appeared on Android.
The Office client for Android has been updated and it now includes support for Dropbox. This is where users can store and share their files in the cloud, while Dropbox documents now show up in Office.
Besides the Office integration the partnership between Microsoft and Dropbox will also lead to better app support and an official Dropbox client for Microsoft's Windows Phone OS.
Microsoft is teaming up with Dropbox to offer its Office clients better integration with the cloud service. Clients will soon be able store and sync documents through Dropbox and edit them in Office.
From Windows news and Android 5.0, to a bunch of Apple devices, Surface, Xbox and PS4 updates, stuff on fire, and Bono, we take a look back at highlights from the week's top tech coverage on Neowin.
Dropbox, the popular online storage site, has been compromised and a massive list of users and their passwords have been posted to the web; it is recommended that you change your password immediately.
A bug found in some older versions of the Dropbox desktop app is to blame for some users' files being deleted from the cloud. Some data is permanently lost but the company is trying to fix things.
The Dropbox team has reacted quickly to incompatibility issues with iOS 8 and is urging users to upgrade both Dropbox and Carousel after a fix was pushed yesterday and a patch shortly after.
Dropbox Pro now offers just a single $9.99 a month tier, including a terabyte of storage - but for $6.99 a month, you can get a Microsoft Office 365 subscription which includes 1TB on OneDrive.
Dropbox has announced acquisitions of two companies over the last few days which include the cloud photo storage startup Loom and online document collaboration firm Hackpad for an undisclosed amount.
Dropbox CEO Drew Houston has now defended the company's appointment of former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice, saying that it's committment to privacy won't change.
Yesterday, Dropbox announced new management changes through its blog, that also included the appointment of Condoleezza Rice to the company's board which drew criticism from users around the world.
Dropbox has announced that its users can now link their personal and business cloud storage accounts, and also revealed a new app called Carousel that stores and displays photos and videos.
Dropbox is admittedly, snooping through its users files in a bid to combat piracy, though it will not be deleting your files just yet. This is however being done in a non-invasive manner.
Well known third party Windows Phone app creator Rudy Huyn has released his latest project, CloudSix for Dropbox, which is just the first in a series of apps made for many cloud storage services.
Dropbox has announced it will be changing its terms of service on March 24th, but one change that stops the use of class action lawsuits for disputes has been met with anger in comments from users.
Tests by programmer and Qwikast founder Nico Schuele have shown Dropbox dramatically cuts down the new MacBook Air's battery life, from a whopping 12 hours to just 3.
Dropbox is a storage application and service which enables users to store and sync files online and between computers.
With cloud based storage & sharing becoming ever present in the home, Dropbox are venturing into the corporate world by introducing Dropbox for Business, adding security and collaborative features.
FBI general counsel, Andrew Weissmann, has said that real time surveillance on Gmail and Skype is a "top priority" in 2013... but the FBI cannot sift through information in real time. Yet.