One of the biggest problems with “the cloud”


Here at Calm Computing, we’re frequently asked about “the cloud.” Frankly, I hate that term as it’s just a dumb buzzword for a fairly old technological concept of storing your data remotely for access from one or more endpoints. At this point, I won’t delve deeply into it, but there are many problems with “the cloud” and this article highlights one of the biggest ones, and that is a lack of control over your data.

It’s interesting that the source of all this frustration in the article below comes from a company that is so very good at and so focused on a fantastic user experience, yet they still manage to screw up “the cloud.” Heck, even Microsoft has had problems with their cloud services.

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