Dropbox Questions


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Is it safe to use cloud services like Dropbox and Google Docs to store sensitive documents?

I'm exploring safe places to store my startup's intellectual property. These could be anything from vendor lists to investor term sheets, etc.Should I trust cloud service providers like Google and...

asked Jun 11 '15 at 18:14
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Brenda Tanner
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Why didn't / doesn't Amazon create a service like DropBox?

DropBox's entire business is using Amazon's S3 service to provide distributed storage. Wouldn't it be easy for Amazon to offer such a service directly?It seems like an obvious choice since DropBox,...

asked Apr 17 '14 at 18:30
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Mark Bartley
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Why does DropBox keep raising money even though they generate so much revenue?

Dropbox raised $350 million in a financing round that valued the six-year-old startup at $10 billion.And their revenues at the time of the financing?... About $200 million.What's the reasoning...

asked Feb 13 '14 at 13:08
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Leigh Geyer
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