[ubuntu-uk] Shutting down Ubuntu One file services

Andrés a75576 at alumni.tecnun.es
Fri Apr 4 03:28:38 UTC 2014



On 2 de abril de 2014 17:36:29 GMT+01:00, Gareth France <gareth.france at gmail.com> wrote:
>On 02/04/14 17:12, Paul Tansom wrote:
>> ** Alan Pope <alan at popey.com> [2014-04-02 14:58]:
>>> On 2 April 2014 14:19, Simon Greenwood <sfgreenwood at gmail.com>
>wrote:
>>>> Seems to be
>>>>
>http://blog.canonical.com/2014/04/02/shutting-down-ubuntu-one-file-services/
>>>> now
>>> Yeah, the blog date was massaged just after I sent the mail.
>>> Apparently people don't believe you if you post announcements with
>the
>>> date being 1st April. Who knew? :)
>> ** end quote [Alan Pope]
>>
>> Ah well, I never did get it working on anything but my phone. I
>battled for a
>> while and then stuck with Dropbox, not sure whether I'm glad of that
>now or not
>> since I'm planning to move anyway as Dropbox have just completely
>screwed my
>> data - 
>This is the exact reason I stopped using U1 for anything heavy or 
>important. It just wasn't intelligent enough to know what I wanted it
>to do.


I was using U1 at the begining to sync my todolist (tomboy notes) across all my devices, even n900!  But they stopped supporting that. now i was just using it to share files publicly. Plus, dropbox was blocked at work for security reasons. 

owncloud seems like the best option or one of those unhosted or torrent options. Wasn't  own cloud a kde project? 

What is ubuntu going to use to sync phone and desktop? I feel it needs something by default to sync devices. to keep with the uniformity mentioned on the blog post.
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