Published Posts

  1. Backup your files to Koofr on World Backup Day

    Have you ever lost your holiday photos, bank statements, your company invoices or your homework? Even feeling like you did, though only for a moment, can be really uncomfortable. You surely have data on your devices that is too important to lose. That is why backups are so important and can save you a lot of trouble. Read on and backup your data to Koofr.

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  2. Why we love cloud storage

    It is Valentine’s Day week, so we want to spread some love. With us, it is love for cloud storage. Cloud storage is about storing and accessing data over the internet instead of on your hard drive. With an internet connection, cloud storage can be accessed from anywhere, anytime and from any device. What is there not to love, right?

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  3. Online tracking and why Koofr doesn't do it

    We live in a digital age, where data is extremely valuable. Online tracking and online privacy or lack thereof are important issues of our time. This post sums up the worrisome findings of an international study by Cliqz and Ghostery on online tracking and explains the Koofr view on privacy. Keep reading and see why we do not track our users and why we never will.

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  4. What is online tracking and how do websites track you?

    Today we will talk about how websites track you, which tools they use to do it and what information they can collect without your knowledge. We will tackle the privacy issue of web tracking, explain how you can try to avoid being tracked and shed some light on Koofr views on privacy.

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  5. History and evolution of memory cards

    A memory card is an electronic data storage device used for storing digital information, typically using flash memory. Read about history and evolution of memory cards, their advantages and disadvantages and the future of flash memory in this blog post.

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  6. Why should you stop using FTP?

    Do you still swear by FTP? You might want to switch to other means of sharing files. Read more to find out all the reasons why you should stop using FTP.

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  7. Computer viruses, part 2: Types of viruses

    We continue our deep dive into the world of malware with an overview of types of computer viruses.

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  8. Horrible passwords of 2017– a list of examples

    Great minds think alike, right? We beg to differ in this case. Even though these horrible passwords are very common amongst internet users, they are anything but great …

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  9. Computer viruses 101; part 1

    What's lurking in the depths of the internet? Do you know what kinds of computer viruses are out there, threatening your data and files? The first part focuses on different types of computer viruses.

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  10. How to save your save your phone from water damage

    Can your phone be saved after you dropped it in water? Sometimes! Here are some first aid tips that might help to save your device from water damage.

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  11. Why should you stop using USB drive NOW

    How are you moving your files around? Many people still rely on the good old USB stick. If you're among them, keep reading and see why you should put your USB drive in your drawer and keep it there for good!

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  12. Do you believe these myths about cloud storage?

    Let's see what the most common myths are and debunk them!

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  13. Do you know what these five cloud storage terms mean?

    It's time for some terminology lessons! Learn something new or check your existing knowledge by reading our list of most common terms, used in cloud storage, explained.

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  14. All the options to send big files – compared!

    Do you have your preferred way of sending those large design files, batches of holiday photos or videos from your cousin's wedding? Read our blog and find out if it's also the best way for these tasks.

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  15. 9 ways to make your passwords less bad

    While a password itself isn't a bulletproof shield for your online privacy and security, you can still make sure you're not making hacker's lives easier with your weak password. How? Read on.

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  16. Getting your photos online? Don't get in trouble over it!

    Are you using photos you find online for anything else than your desktop background? Careful! You might be breaking the law.

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  17. A brief history of memory and storage

    From the beginning of time, humans have had the need to store information. But how did we come from parchment scrolls to cloud storage?Here's a brief history.

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  18. Cloud storage, cloud backup – what's the difference?

    Cloud storage and cloud backup are terms that are sometimes used so interchangeably that users are rightfully puzzled. So what’s the difference? Read on and find out!

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  19. 6 tips to keep your smartphone safe and secure

    The following advice might strike some of you as really basic – those can consider this as merely a reminder. Others, grab your phones and make the necessary adjustments. ;)

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  20. Don't become a victim of a ransomware attack!

    While extorting internet users for money isn't a new business model, criminals these days are getting more skilled and ransomware attacks are becoming more frequent. Before you panic and contemplate swapping your email account with a flock of messenger pigeons, continue reading and see how you can protect yourself.

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  21. External hard drive vs. cloud backup

    The good and the bad of two of the most popular backing up options - external hard drive and cloud backup. We look at the pros and cons of both options and give you a suggestion on which one to choose for your backups.

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  22. How much cloud storage space do you really need?

    When choosing a service for backing up your files online, one of the main decisions you need to make is the one about the amount of space you need. We are here to help!

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