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Linksys EA6500 review: A user-friendly 802.11ac router with decent performance

The Linksys EA6500 is a very good consumer router for mainstream users who don’t need a lot of bells and whistles, but the Asus RT-AC66U remains the absolute best 802.11ac Draft 2.0 router for now.

Get unlimited free cloud storage, with a catch

Symform gives you a choice of what to pay for cloud acreage: bytes or bucks. If you choose bytes, your only cost is some unused drive space.

Iomega StorCenter ix2-dl Review: Network-Attached Storage Can Be Used for Video Surveillance, Too

This NAS packs a solid punch and has a slew of features, but is unimpressive at writing small data sets.

SkyDrive Web App Gets a Makeover, Android App Coming

SkyDrive gets better with a redesign of its Web interface and the promised release of an Android app.

Dropbox Gets a Black Eye in Spam Attack

Efforts to mature into a more enterprise-ready service take a hit.

Dropbox Spam Attack Blamed on Employee Account Breach

A stolen password was used to access the employee's account, which contained a document with user e-mail addresses, Dropbox said.

A Look at the Worst Security Snafus of 2012 -- So Far

The year started off with the FBI raiding the cloud file-sharing and storage Megaupload site, and last month the University of Nebraska acknowledged a data breach that exposed personal information on students and employees, plus parents and university alumni.

How to Speed Up Your NAS With iSCSI

Want to access your network-attached storage drive a little faster? We explain how to configure and use an iSCSI target on a NAS server with Windows' built-in iSCSI initiator for fast access.

Pogoplug Service Turns Your Computers Into Private Cloud

Turn your PCs and servers into pools of storage accessible from the Web

Top 15 Cloud Storage Tips and Tasks

We pinpoint the cloud storage services with the best attributes for accomplishing specific tasks, and offer advice on how to use the cloud most effectively.