Carbonite is an online storage provider that specializes in backup. Users install a small piece of software on their machine, which automatically syncs any new or changed files over a secured connection. In case of an emergency, you can simply use the software to get everything back, and because it's not localized to where your machine is, you can get that backup from wherever you have a connection.
Carbonite isn't a free service, but there's no limit on the size of your computer's backup, something which makes it more attractive as the speed of home Internet connections continues to rise.
Discuss: Webware 100 winner: Carbonite
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Show CommentsHide Comments
Apple's won't tell you iPhone 7 32GB models are 8X slower than others
It's everything you can expect at Apple's October 27th Mac event. Apple doesn't want you to know this about the iPhone 7 and our Kanex GoPower Watch winners!
by Brian Tong
Nintendo's Switch raises more questions, Tesla makes self-driving hardware standard
Today's tech wrapper includes Nintendo's new hybrid console, the Switch. Tesla's including self-driving hardware in all its cars. And a new gaming laptop from Razer packs the power of a desktop.