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Ubuntu One Hits the Million Users Mark 125

dkd903 writes "Roberta Nilerud of Canonical has announced that their cloud storage service – Ubuntu One – has hit the one million users mark. Ubuntu One is a cloud storage service from Canonical that is very tightly integrated into Ubuntu. Although Ubuntu One is installed by default in Ubuntu, it is also available on Windows and Android."
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Ubuntu One Hits the Million Users Mark

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  • Link? (Score:5, Informative)

    by Ambvai ( 1106941 ) on Sunday July 31, 2011 @03:17PM (#36940718)

    So neither the article or the summary actually link to the main product at hand. Convenient.

    Here: []

  • by drolli ( 522659 ) on Sunday July 31, 2011 @03:58PM (#36940932) Journal

    a) My primary use for ubuntu one is to buy music from the ubuntu one music store. Its handy to haver everything you bought available on all laptops.

    b) a second important function, which i dont use (i dont like my contact data in the cloud) is the synchronization with a mobile phone. There is no working built-in way in ubuntu which allows this.

    c) for some time the service was very slow and syncronization was unpredictable, so i dont use it for serious stuff right now.

    d) I would like a better integration in the desktop for start/pause sync for single folder or everything (if i am on my mobile AP i do not like to sync everything).

    e) it lacks storage encryption (unless you use encfs on the top, and encfs has issues itself)

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