Dropbox Drops the Ball

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Dropbox Drops the Ball

Dropbox has grown from a small indie file sync utility to a giant of cloud storage. During that time many users fell in love with its simplicity and reliability. But with rising prices and difficult software dependencies, it’s hard to keep the flame alive. What happened to Dropbox?

Blog Post: https://www.userlandia.com/home/2022/1/dropbox-drops-the-ball

Published January 18, 2022

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00:00:11 - Intro
00:00:31 - Love at First Sync
00:03:45 - Steve Jobs Introduces the new iDisk
00:05:20 - Dropbox Giveth, and Dropbox Taketh Away
00:10:20 - The Decline of the Dropbox Client
00:16:22 - The Cautionary Tale of Quark
00:20:29 - Comparing the Competition
00:24:00 - My Future with Dropbox
00:26:29 - Outtro

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    Packed with purpose! These short bites of knowledge and wonder will give you inspiration to stay on your mission, build consistency, and serve others with all your heart!

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