Losing data from iPhone or iPad is almost unavoidable. The precious iDevice can drop to the toilet, hits the ground, shatters to pieces, what is worse, you will lose the majority of your data on the device in most cases. Thankfully, we have services like iCloud that automatically backup your data, making it easily retrievable in the case of a shattered or damaged smartphone. Continue reading
Like many of you, I rely on Dropbox to share files with friends, family and coworkers. When it comes to my coworkers, we have a lot of files we share, and some of them are quite sizable photos and graphics files.
I use a MacBook Pro with flash storage, so space is at a premium. While having access to those shared files is helpful, I don’t need all of them taking up valuable storage space locally on my Mac.
Fortunately Dropbox has considered this. There’s a Selective Sync feature that enables you to specify which folders will be copied locally to your Mac. If you need access to them, you can just pull up a web browser and grab them from there instead. Continue reading