Pros and Cons: 5 Cloud Storage Options

cloud storage 101212.jpgIf you’re looking for a secure way of storing your data offsite, cloud storage is your best bet. These services allow users to store massive amounts of data online, and easily access the data from anywhere. Some services are very easy to use, while others are less user-friendly. Here, we weigh the pros and cons of 5 different options.

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The Most Unusual Smartphone Add-Ons

Most people simply rely on apps to expand the utility and capabilties of their smartphone. But there are certain tasks that require specific hardware add-ons, like medical monitoring or even something as chilling as radiation monitoring. Check out these unusual smartphones and accessories that can make your smartphone that much smarter…

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Joshua Davis Piece Gets Optioned

Kottke reports that the latest Joshua Davis piece on the 100 million diamond heist has been optioned into a movie. I linked to it through Andy’s Waxy Links. It might be directed by JJ Abrams himself. Joshua Davis also wrote High Tech Cowboys of the Deep Seas: The Race to Save the Cougar Ace, which has also been optioned for film.

That’s really cool, since I use both of these texts in my advanced ESL classes. They are great and it’s astounding that these articles are being made into movies. I didn’t know that this actually happened.