The SkyDrive app in Windows 8.1: Two apps in one

Most of the blog entries I write are based on a number of people seeming not to know something that I find useful. And this one is no exception. Windows 8.1 brings a whole host of new features but also brings a number of great updates to some of the core apps that come preinstalled….


Skydrive to offer 25GB online space for free

You may have noticed a whole ton of announcements about Windows Live yesterday. There is plenty of very cool stuff – I love the new groups feature for example, pop aggregation on hotmail, the great new home page, having video preview pics and videos/picture linked to emoticons…..and lots more. But one thing I want to…


Should I use SkyDrive or Office Live Workspace to store files online?

It’s a question I’ve come across a few times recently: We provide a number of ways for you to store documents online: Windows Live SkyDrive gives you 5GB of storage for free Office Live Workspace gives you a further 500MB of free storage Live Mesh gives you yet another free 5GB Hotmail gives you…yet another…


SkyDrive out of beta, and increased to 5GB of space

This is more great news – SkyDrive is now out of beta, and we’ve increased the amount of free storage space to 5GB. Read all about it here.


Cool things you should know about Windows Live #5 – SkyDrive

What is it? I have blogged about SkyDrive before but I’d like to include it in this series for completeness. So what is it? Think of it as a USB stick on the web. It’s 1GB of free storage that you can use however you like – but generally I find it really useful for…