If you get a Google+ account, one added benefit is that you can now upload an unlimited number of higher quality photos (up to 2048 x 2048 pixels) to Google+ and/or Picasa Web Albums, for free. There are some differences in how your photos are handled and stored, depending on if you upload photos in Google+ or in Picasa Web Albums. The details are explained here.
On SugarSync, the online file backup and synchronization service, all users can now get up to 625 MB in bonus storage for free.
Get 250 MB of SugarSync bonus storage space by using the SugarSync mobile application on iOS or Android devices, and following a few simple steps. This 250 MB bonus applies to any account, and even if you don’t currently use or don’t plan to use SugarSync on your mobile device, you can still claim your 250 MB bonus.
Amazon Cloud Drive is a new online file storage and backup service from Amazon. It offers 5 GB of free online storage for anyone with an Amazon account. Just log into Amazon.com with your Amazon user ID and password, then go to the Amazon Cloud Drive page, and your free 5 GB of storage space will be instantly available to you.
Mozy has primarily been an online computer backup service, but Mozy will soon be adding two major features to enhance its service – file sync and mobile apps. This will line up Mozy`s features more closely with similar services like Dropbox and SugarSync, which also offer file backup, file synchronization, and mobile access to files.
With recent news of Mozy discontinuing the MozyHome Unlimited computer backup plan, SugarSync is offering a special offer for those looking for a Mozy alternative or an alternative to any other online backup services. SugarSync and Mozy both have several backup options available, with variations in the amount of storage space, the number of devices included for backup, and pricing. SugarSync’s discount offer is detailed here, along with a price comparison of Mozy and SugarSync backup plans.
Mozy, the online computer backup service, has revised their available price plans and online storage amounts. The MozyHome Unlimited plan has been discontinued and replaced by new MozyHome price plans and storage limits (MozyHome 50 GB and MozyHome 125 GB). See the new Mozy plan details and price comparisons here, along with specific comparisons for the lowest price options for backing up both multiple computers or more than 50 GB of files.
Participate in Dropquest 2011 and get up to 1 GB of free extra storage space for your Dropbox account. Complete other tasks within your Dropbox account on Dropbox’s website to get even more free extra space, adding over 1 GB more to your Dropbox account, for a total of over 2 GB of free bonus Dropbox storage space.