Learn how to harness the cloud to store your photos and backup your files. Plus, how to make your own personal cloud.
Donald BellSenior Editor / How To
Donald Bell has spent more than five years as a CNET senior editor, reviewing everything from MP3 players to the first three generations of the Apple iPad. He currently devotes his time to producing How To content for CNET, as well as weekly episodes of CNET's Top 5 video series.
I dare you to find a word more used and abused in the tech world more than cloud. It's the buzzword in every boardroom. Everything is suddenly moving to the cloud, whether it's music or software, or your great grandma's oatmeal cookie recipe.
But is the cloud really a practical tool for everyday people? We think so. In this episode of The Fix we'll show you three ways to make the most of the cloud.
Eric Franklin runs through your best free online storage solutions. I'll take a focused look at the best services for storing your digital photos. And Sharon Profis lends her DIY know-how to creating her own personal cloud using a networked hard drive.
By the end of the show you'll have a better understanding of how you can make the most of the cloud and hopefully make your life a little easier.