After more than a year of working out the kinks, Pipe is set to go public on Wednesday, letting Facebook friends transfer files as big as a gigabyte.
Users can now send files from Google Drive that are 400 times larger than is possible in a traditional attachment.
Cloud storage is giving us a bewildering array of tools to share our files. Cloudpipes makes it simple to automate transfers between your Android device and Dropbox.
The built-in file transfer system in Windows can be quite slow, as anyone who uses networked hard drives or moves large media files knows from painful experience. TeraCopy is a great, easy to use app that optimizes transfer speed while avoiding other pitfalls of Windows Explorer.
New patents filed by Apple suggest we may soon be able to metaphorically pour files between iOS devices, as well as use our busy hands to create 3D graphics.
Sometimes you may have an old Mac lying around that you would like to retrieve files from. Thinking it's an easy task, you grab your nearest USB stick only to find the computer does not have any USB ports, or for that matter, any FireWire ports. As such the majority of transfer devices, including flash drives, CD/DVD drives, and external hard drives, will not work the the older machine.
Google Talk is finally getting a feature it's been missing since launch: file transfers. The feature could even be making it to Gmail soon.
One of the iPhone's more ridiculous limitations is its inability to sync with host computers and transfer files back and forth. An enterprising developer, however, has written an application that allows not only computer-to-iPhone file transfers via Bluet
What is perhaps the easiest-to-use computer-to-iPhone file transfer tool has debuted. File Magic, a new Mac or PC and iPhone tandem application purportedly requires only three steps.
The conversion and transferring software from Roxio remains unusable for a number of TiVo customers.