Tag : Ubuntu

In search of an Open Source Dropbox alternative - SparkleShare

We're a big fan online file storage and replication services such as Dropbox, SpiderOak, or Ubuntu One. They enable mobile workers to collaborate, share files, work on the go and generally be more productive.

Due to security considerations (or data sovereignty laws) many of these services are not suitable for storing confidential or commercially sensitive material. Many of these services previously thought to be secure have now been shown to be insecure by design. (Hey Dropbox, almost a year ago, we noticed that you're using global dedupe across your customers files! When we added a common .iso file ...

— Andrew


IBM pushes Ubuntu for Linux desktop effort

IBM announced an extension of its Microsoft-Free PC effort together with Canonical Ubuntu Linux:

The IBM/Canonical offer is an interesting one and the timing against Windows 7 is a brilliant stroke of marketing.

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— Andrew


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