StorX - An Alternative to Microsoft Dropbox
Centralized cloud storage services such as Microsoft Dropbox have become an integral part of our lives as well as business. But their developing control over clients and untrustworthy strategic policies have gone unchecked for quite a while. It has become a common practice for market leaders to access personal data through unauthorized means to generate higher profits at the cost of the security and privacy of their users as doing so goes directly against their business model. Sometimes the most popular option is not the best one and it is important to examine several alternatives to choose the service that is best for you.
Blockchain Technology Use Cases in 2021: Real-World applications beyond Crypto
When you think about applications of Blockchain Technology, the first thing you would remember is bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies that have risen in popularity and value like the original cryptocurrency - Bitcoin which has grown from $0.0008 per token to an all-time high of $64829 since its inception in 2009. But it is easy to forget that cryptocurrencies are not the only innovations made possible by blockchain technology.
Twitch Will Ban Users for Off-Platform Activities: Why Decentralized Social Networks Are Required
Amazon-owned streaming service Twitch has expanded its rules to include off-platform “misconduct” that breaks its rules and could result in a ban from the streaming service even when it doesn’t occur on their platform. This news comes as an increasing number of big tech companies increase their reach into various aspects of digital life and try to suppress freedom of speech as the guardians of free speech.
Facebook Data of 533 Million Users Leaked: Why Decentralization is Necessary
Facebook has been hit by yet another data scandal. This time a user in a low-level hacking forum published the phone numbers and personal data of over 533 million Facebook users from 106 countries. Including records of 32 million users in the US, 11 million in the UK and 6 million in India. The information leaked contains Facebook IDs, phone numbers, locations, birthdays, bios and in some cases the email addresses of users.
10 Reasons Why You Should Invest in Cloud Storage For Your Business
The cloud storage industry has grown considerably over the last few years as it continues to play a pivotal role in the digital transformation of businesses and is forecast to grow 18.4% in 2021 to total $304.9 billion, up from $257.5 billion in 2020, according to Gartner, Inc. In this article, we look at 10 reasons why you should invest in cloud for your business.
How to Protect Your Data From Tech Giants With Decentralized Cloud Storage
The internet as we know it today is dominated by tech giants such as Google, Amazon and Microsoft, FaceBook who monopolize different avenues of the internet where they are market leaders and it has become a matter of grave concern for netizens. Such as you and me with their increasing dominance creating a security and privacy void with their continued manipulation of sensitive user data to increase their profits.