There is a new free service that allows you to host websites in your Dropbox using custom domains. You can go to dockbox.io and follow these steps: 1) Create a folder in Dropbox for your website. 2) Share it with [email protected] 3) Wait a couple of seconds and you will see that a “dockbox” folder […]
If you’re worried about your computer being stolen, you can easily use Dropbox to perform silent reconnaissance in the even it is stolen. You’ll then have a greater chance of retrieving your stolen computer. To do this you’ll need to install a keylogger and/or screenshot applications and set the applications to log the data they […]
Fairly simple: Inside Dropbox, create a folder called “Downloads” In your browser/download-manager/torrentprogram ‘s settings choose this newly-created folder as the default download destination (please see your application’s user guide for instructions if you don’t know how to do this step). Since this works on ANY PROGRAM on ANY OPERATING SYSTEM on ANY DEVICE, you can […]
A great resource on installing Dropbox on Archlinux can be found at https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Dropbox
An article about syncing notes across multiple computers using Dropbox can be found at http://terrencedorsey.com/2011/05/10/Crossplatform_Note_Sync_with_Dropbox.html
Something everyone has been eagerly waiting for. You can now secure your Dropbox account using 2-step verification meaning an intruder would need more than just your password to access any of the confidential files stored in your Dropbox folders. Enable 2-step verification to secure your Dropbox Account The 2-Step verification system of Dropbox is pretty […]
Lifehacker has a great article on ten clever uses for Dropbox. Check it out at http://lifehacker.com/5933884/top-10-clever-uses-for-dropbox
I did a quick write-up on why and how to encrypt the whole Dropbox using built-in system tools of Mac OS X. Read the whole article at https://medium.com/geek-empire-1/ad26c1e6d815.
This article explains how to sync your iPhoto library with Dropbox. The newest experimental Dropbox build also has a built in ability to import and sync iPhoto albums. You can view the latest Dropbox build here.
Gizmodo has a wonderful article on 10 tricks to improve your Dropbox experience. You can find it at http://gizmodo.com/5984698/10-tricks-to-make-yourself-a-dropbox-master.