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business, has filed for an initial public offering of up to $500 million with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, according to a report in Reuters.
Other companies have found it profitable to make use of third-party cloud services for such functions as e-mail, video conferencing, file hosting
and sharing, archiving, and order fulfillment.
It is the second time the cloud file hosting
service has raised the amount, after 2011 in a round that included Goldman Sachs, Sequoia, Index Ventures and Accel Partners.
it does a rapid diagnostic test and it transmits the results for processing by the phone, sending them to the Microsoft file hosting
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GERMAN HIGH COURT HOLDS THAT FILE HOSTING
PROVIDERS MUST ENSURE THAT THE FILES AND LINKS DO NOT VIOLATE COPYRIGHTS, AND IMPOSES COMPREHENSIVE MONITORING REQUIREMENTS
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service company Dropbox Inc had acquired tablets advertisement specialist TapEngage for an undisclosed sum, the latter said in a blog post.
With the proliferation of the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend, organisations have to monitor devices such as smartphones, tablets, USB drives and sophisticated MP3 players due to file hosting
These features will help SkyDrive compete against Dropbox, the Web-based file hosting
service that doesn't have some of the synching features of the new SkyDrive client.
Wateen Chief Technology Officer Faisal Sattar said: "The Web has changed and grown significantly as social networking, video streaming, and file hosting
sites have become popular, requiring more and more bandwidth.
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