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How to Supercharge Your Dropbox or Google Drive with Wappwolf

How to Supercharge Your Dropbox or Google Drive with Wappwolf
I've been doing something like this with my Kindle app on my Android phone and Android tablet using DropSync. Basically, I have a folder in my DropBox (\Android\kindle) that is auto-sync'd with the \sd-ext\kindle directory on my phone and tablet. I can just drop files in the DropBox folder, and my phone and tablet receive them within minutes. I also use this to keep my side-loaded books' bookmarks in sync between the two devices. Additionally, I also use this to keep any photos taken on my phone in sync with my desktop, and tablet. There are a few DropBox syncing programs for Android, but I def recommend DropSync (note, I am in no way affiliated with the development or sale of that program...I'm just a fan).

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PC Backup: The backup system seems like magic. How does it work? Unlike most backup products that operate at the file level, the Windows Home Server computer backup solution works on "clusters". Clusters are the lower level constructs of the file system. They are usually 4k bytes in size on most NTFS disks. The "magic" you are seeing is a result of the fact that Windows Home Server makes sure that any particular cluster is stored only once on the server...even if that cluster is found on multiple disks and within multiple files. This is known as "single instance storage" in geeky circles. Here's some more detail on how this works:

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