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Dropbox changes terms of service to resolve disputes

The cloud storage firm gives customers 30 days to "opt out" of the new terms, which specify a means to resolve any legal claims.

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The surprise power hog for mobile storage: software

Most of the power consumed by phone and tablet storage is from software, according to a UCSD-Microsoft paper

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HP starts charging for server firmware updates

Hewlett-Packard says its firware updates for servers are valuable intellectual property, and soon the company will charge for access.

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If we show you how to back up your PC for free, will you finally do it?

What's it gonna take? These free backup tools are a good start.