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12 Days Of Paperless Gifts – Online Backup

This is Day 7 in a 12 Post series: 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts. If you know someone who could use some help going paperless, or if you’d like to drop some hints, this series is for you. Don’t worry, the regular DocumentSnap tips will still be flowing. Earlier I said that at the very […]

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12 Days Of Paperless Gifts

12 Days Of Paperless Gifts – Personal Cloud Storage

This is Day 6 in a 12 Post series: 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts. If you know someone who could use some help going paperless, or if you’d like to drop some hints, this series is for you. Don’t worry, the regular DocumentSnap tips will still be flowing. The holy grail of going paperless is […]

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12 Days Of Paperless Gifts – External Hard Drives

This is Day 5 in a 12 Post series: 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts. If you know someone who could use some help going paperless, or if you’d like to drop some hints, this series is for you. Don’t worry, the regular DocumentSnap tips will still be flowing. Friends don’t let friends go paperless without […]

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Macdrifter On Synology Backup

I have been coveting a Synology NAS from afar for quite some time, but have not yet pulled the trigger on buying one. One thing I have wondered about is backups – I put all these important files on there, but how do I make sure I don’t lose them? Gabe over at Macdrifter has […]

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How To Backup Your Computer By Katie Floyd

No matter how much I annoy you guys, I am not going to shut up about the importance of backing up your documents when going paperless. It really is critical. Katie Floyd obviously agrees because she wrote a great blog post called Creating A Comprehensive Backup Strategy. In it she goes through everything you need […]

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Dropbox Cuts Pricing And Adds Great Sharing Features

Ever since Google Drive slashed their prices and Apple announced the upcoming iCloud Drive, it was pretty clear to me that Dropbox was going to need to adjust their pricing. The tiered model had become much more expensive than competitors. Today Dropbox announced their pricing changes, but they didn’t stop there – they announced some […]

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Thinking Of Switching To Backblaze

If you are going paperless, having an effective and preferably automated backup system is absolutely crucial. I also recommend having your data backed up to at least two places – one local, and one offsite. For years, I have used CrashPlan for my online backup, and have been reasonably happy with it. I haven’t experienced […]

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Update Your Transporter Desktop To 2.5

As I mentioned on my appearance on the Mac Power Users show, I have been testing out storing my paperless documents on a Transporter. So far, it has been great. I have my documents accessible from anywhere, and they are under my control. The other day, I noticed a typo in one of my folder […]

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Alternatives To Dropbox: Host It Yourself

Given events of the past year or so, you may prefer not to store your documents on a third-party server. There are many alternatives for synchronizing your files while keeping them on your own devices. One option is to use a hardware device like the Transporter to create your own private cloud. If you are […]

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12 Days Of Paperless Gifts – Online Backup

This is Day 8 in a 12 Post series: 12 Days Of Paperless Gifts. If you know someone who could use some help going paperless, or if you’d like to drop some hints, this series is for you. Don’t worry, the regular DocumentSnap tips will still be flowing. My last gift suggestion was an external […]

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