Amazon Launches Free Cloud Drive Desktop App

Another day, another major company launching a cloud storage solution program. While we mainly focus on the world of Android (obviously), every now and then we’ll report on something noteworthy that’s Mac or PC-based. To that end— cloud storage options have exploded in recent years for us Android fanatics and now we have yet another means of being able to save our precious files. This time Amazon is offering its free Cloud Drive desktop app for all Amazon users on Windows and Mac-based computers. The app would allow users to:

  • Easily upload your photos, documents, videos and other files
  • Drag and drop files and folders to the Cloud Drive icon
  • Right-click any file or folder and send to Amazon Cloud Drive
  • Easy download of one or more files and folders from Cloud Drive
  • Uploads and downloads run in the background
  • Continue using your computer as you normally would, the app can handle restarts and lost internet connections without losing your data
  • You can pause and resume at any time

So there you have it folks, yet another method to save those precious, precious files. Hit the source link for more info.


source: Amazon
via: Ubergizmo


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Conceived as Spock’s 4th cousin, Roy has had quite the life. He was born in beautiful San Jose, California, raised in Los Angeles, California and now resides in the greater New York City area. He has always been fascinated and obsessed with technology, especially the continuous advancements of mobile platforms. He was a Blackberry slave since his undergrad days at the University of Southern California until realizing in Feb. 2011, there were greener pastures in the land of Android. His first Android phone was the Motorola Atrix 4G, and he hasn’t looked back. He currently works in corporate media, enjoys following media and technology trends, reading a good book, weightlifting, playing on his XBOX 360 and conversing with total strangers.