Google Drive has finally landed

Google has finally launched their highly anticipated Google Drive today, a cloud storage service that will finally give Dropbox some serious competition.

Today, we’re introducing Google Drive—a place where you can create, share, collaborate, and keep all of your stuff. Whether you’re working with a friend on a joint research project, planning a wedding with your fiancé or tracking a budget with roommates, you can do it in Drive. You can upload and access all of your files, including videos, photos, Google Docs, PDFs and beyond.

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Dropbox offering up to 5GB of free space for using beta build

Dropbox is considered by many as the best cloud-based storage service around, but one thing it does lag behind is the relatively paltry storage space offered to its free users (2GB compared to 5GB from Box.net and Skydrive’s whopping 25GB). Well, faithful Dropbox users will be happy to know that they can score up to 5GB of extra space by simply beta testing the new Automatic Dropbox Photo Import feature.

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iSMEStorage 1.02 now supports iPhone video uploads to 10 storage clouds

London, UK – SMEStorage today is pleased to announce version 1.02 of iSMEStorage, an update to the Cloud Storage virtualization application for the iPhone. The new version now supports direct uploading of video files (in addition to photos) from the iPhone to any of 10 consumer storage clouds. These include Amazon S3, RackSpace CloudFiles, Microsoft Live SkyDrive and Live Mesh, and Google Docs.

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