360° Coverage : Apple Finally Making iCloud Important

1 Updates
Apple Finally Making iCloud Important
Photo Credit: Getty Images

Apple Finally Making iCloud Important

Jun 7 2014, 10:56pm CDT | by

The company might have finally figured out how to make use of cloud storage

Apple has been a company that hasn’t quite been able to get the hang of cloud systems and how they can be applied to their products. They have used iCloud already, but syncing data hasn’t been...

Filed under: rumors

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

23 weeks ago

Apple Finally Making iCloud Important

Jun 7 2014, 10:56pm CDT | by

The company might have finally figured out how to make use of cloud storage

Apple has been a company that hasn’t quite been able to get the hang of cloud systems and how they can be applied to their products. They have used iCloud already, but syncing data hasn’t been enough to convince customers that they are worth considering as a cloud company. That might be changing now as they introduce iCloud Drive with the new OS X, Yosemite.

iCloud Drive is going to be included with OS X Yosemite and iOS 8, but it will also be able to function with Windows devices using the web browser. The system is going to work as a part of Finder, allowing you to view files that are stored in iCloud just as though they are parts of locally stored files. Mail attachments are automatically synced with it as well, in a feature called Mail Drop, along with any photos that are taken on an iDevice.

The pricing is going to be very competitive as well. 200 GB of storage will be just $3.99 a month, compared to $19.99 for Dropbox. Up to 5GB is going to be free, with options up to 1TB if you are a huge file backup nut. For reference, Google Drive currently charges $9.99 for a Terabyte, although the price for iCloud Drive hasn’t been announced at that level.

This is possibly one of the most exciting announcements from WWDC, so check back to find out when it will be announced and how it will work in greater depth.

Source: therepublic

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/25" rel="author">Bijon Kumar Pramanik</a>
Bijon Kumar Pramanik is an experienced technology writer working since years in the consumer electronics field.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

The Best Black Friday iPad Deals
The Best Black Friday iPad Deals
The Apple iPad Black Friday 2014 Deals started to sell.
 
 
Amazon Black Friday 2014 Sale has Started
Amazon Black Friday 2014 Sale has Started
The Amazon Black Friday 2014 sale is officially here. Earlier than ever Amazon offers Black Friday 2014 deals.
 
 
iPhone 6 Plus Delivery Time Reduced
iPhone 6 Plus Delivery Time Reduced
The shipping estimation of the 16GB iPhone 6 Plus has been down to 7-10 days
 
 
Best Buy Reveals Pre-Black Friday Offers for Apple Devices
Best Buy Reveals Pre-Black Friday Offers for Apple Devices
The iPad Air is being sold at a discount of $80-$100
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Messi scores hat trick, becomes all-time highest scorer in La Liga
Madrid, Nov 23 (IANS) FC Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi scored a hat trick in a 5-1 triumph against Sevilla at the Camp Nou Saturday, to become the all-time highest scorer in La Liga history. Messi scored his first...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' series moves from NBC to Netfilx
Los Angeles, Nov 23 (IANS) Actress Tina Fey and Robert Carlock starrer comedy series "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" has been taken over by online streaming service Netflix from NBC. According to Deadline magazine,...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
US and Turkey discuss possibility of regime change in Syria
Istanbul, Nov 23 (IANS) US Vice President Joe Biden met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul Saturday and discussed the possibility of a transition of power in Syria. "On Syria, we discussed ... not only...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
US condemns Kenya bus attack, terms it 'horrific'
Washington, Nov 23 (IANS) The US condemned "in the strongest terms", the attack on a bus in Kenya that killed 28 people, terming it as "horrific". The US extends its deepest condolences to the families and loved ones...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Heidi Montag wants to age gracefully
Los Angeles, Nov 23 (IANS) Singer Heidi Montag, who has undergone ten cosmetic procedures, says she wants to "age gracefully". The 28-year-old singer discussed about her wish with Extra, reports contactmusic.com. The...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Kourtney Kardashian hints at Scott Disick split
Kourtney Kardashian has hinted her relationship with Scott Disick is on the rocks. The reality television star has been dating the 31-year-old hunk since 2006, but posted quotes from the Disney film 'Lilo & Stitch'...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Kelly Brook engaged again?
Kelly Brook has sparked rumours that she is engaged again. The model - who will turn 35 on Sunday (23.11.14) - was seen sporting a huge jewel on her ring finger at the Teens Unite Charity Ball at Underglobe in London...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Heidi praises Spencer for 'best 8 years of my life'
Heidi Montag has praised Spencer Pratt for the ''best 8 years of my life (sic)''. The former 'The Hills' star gushed over her beau in a message online on Friday (21.11.14) to celebrate their sixth wedding anniversary....
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Bahrain sees 51.5 percent voter turnout in national elections
Manama, Nov 23 (IANS) Bahrain registered 51.5 percent turnout in the parliamentary and municipal elections Saturday, notwithstanding the opposition's call to boycott the elections. "The turnout today was 51.5 percent...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Black Friday 2014 Sales and Deals for 11/22
Friday was already a wild Black Friday 2014 sales day with $115 40-inch TVs and other hot doorbuster deals that Walmart matched. Saturday has not these dramatic deals like on Friday. There are still though plenty of...
Read more on Black Friday Countdown