Story of your Personal Data on the Cloud
Data is Scattered
You get free storage of 2gb to 15gb with various cloud providers. So all your data is scattered everywhere on the cloud. Each of them has a different password and access mechanism and it reaches a point where you are unsure of what is where
Sharing is a Pain
Stuck on how to share pictures from your vacation to your larger family ? Sharing on chat reduces quality, sharing on email is a pain. Is there a simple way to share pictures with family wherein the links expire after a few days ?
Google Drive for attachments, Dropbox for photos, SpiderOak for confidential docs and a few other services. Sounds Familiar ? Each of these services are running constantly on the laptops and mobiles and using up data in the background
Privacy is Gone
Your private data is resting with the big corporations who analyze it in direct and indirect ways for mining data about you. One look at the Terms and Conditions and you realize that free space is really coming at a premium
Data is not Secure
Every day we read news about how millions of files were shared, credit card information was hacked, passwords were leaked and so on. If everyone is claiming that they have rock solid security, why are so many hacks happening ?
Expensive to add Space
Every company wants to give you a 99.999999% data protection and charges a huge premium for extra space. So you end up signing for more free services that scatter your precious data even more than before