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Glenn Fleishman is the owner and editor of The Magazine, a fortnightly periodical of stories for curious people with a technical bent. He is a regular contributor to the Economist and a senior contributor to Macworld.

Online Storage Face-Off: Google Drive vs. Dropbox

When these online storage sluggers come out fighting, will there be a knockout, or just a bloody match?

New AirPort Express a tiny Wi-Fi base station powerhouse

For the money, the AirPort Express makes an effective base station for modestly sized apartments or homes, or where access is only needed in a few adjacent rooms in an office.

Timeline: A brief history of email

The first emails traveled over computer systems less powerful than a modern digital watch. Since then, a lot of things have changed. Here's a look at the history of email.

The fine art of computational photography and iOS

As smart phones and advanced processors give photographers new tools, computational photography—the art of combining images to create a single hyperrealistic one—will become easier and more popular.

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Dropbox: File storage and syncing service is always evolving

Dropbox was an early offering in the online storage/file sync field, and you can rely on Dropbox to deliver the simplicity of always having files up to date everywhere

Executive Standing Desk turns any desk into a standing desk

Uncaged Ergonomics' WorkEZ series offers portable, adjustable laptop stands that provide a solid range of flexibility, including turning a standard desk into a standing desk.

Dolly Drive offers a variety of online storage services

Dolly Drive is a portmanteau of remote storage, backup, and access options that could be a simple answer to a whole set of storage problems all in one package.

How to surf safely with a VPN-for-hire

If you regularly use public networks--such as those in airports or coffeeshops--to access the Net, you should know that your data is at risk. You should also know that private, commercial VPN services are available that will keep your data safe.

Security error in OS X 10.7.3 exposes passwords for legacy FileVault users

A security error in OS X 10.7.3 exposes passwords on systems with support for the pre-Lion FileVault home-directory encryption feature.

TechHive: How Google Drive's terms of service measure up

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From TechHive: Glenn Fleishman isn't afraid of the big, bad Google Drive. But he thinks Google erred in not tightening its policies to match those of other cloud-based storage services.

Replace iDisk with your own net disk

The end is near for MobileMe, so what can you do to replace iDisk? One solution is to create your own net disk.

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New Dropbox learns to show and share

Dropbox, the Internet-hosted file-synchronization service, updated its desktop, mobile, and Web app software on Monday to allow any file or folder stored in a user’s sync folder to be shared with other people via a Web-accessible link.

How to create and use BBEdit clippings

By enabling you to insert frequently used snippets of text, clippings are one of BBEdit's most powerful tools. In an excerpt from his ebook Take Control of BBEdit, Glenn Fleishman explains how to use clippings to save time and keystrokes.

Daisey revelations sad, but not surprising

Glenn Fleishman has seen enough of Mike Daisey's work to realize that his shows don't always conform to the truth. And that's why he dreaded the day of reckoning that came when This American Life retracted his story.

What LTE means for Apple's new iPad

The cellular versions of the next iPad will arrive next week with support for Long Term Evolution, the latest and greatest networking technology. Glenn Fleishman explains what tablet users can expect from LTE. Spoiler alert: It's fast.

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