Ovi Files Connector Will Now Place Nice with Macs
Today Nokia made new software available that will allow users of Ovi Files to retrieve and edit documents stored on an Apple computer from their Nokia cell phone. The software can remotely access files stored on OSX 10.5 (Leopard) based Macs directly from a Nokia phone or web browser. It also allows users to send files to others and create online back-ups of files using Ovi's Anytime Files feature. The software is free.
Skype Makes Sharing Files Less Painful
Skype recently updated its mobile and desktop apps to improve the file-sharing experience. To start, Skype users can now send files up to 300 MB to friends and family through the app.
DropBox Lets iOS Users Create Word Docs On the Fly
DropBox today provided an update to its iOS application that lets users create Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files from within the DropBox app even if the separate Office apps aren't installed. DropBox says users can create, edit, and share Office documents in the iOS app and then access them from other devices or from the web.
Google Testing Beta of 'Files Go' App for Managing Phone Storage
Google is testing a new application for Android phones that can help people better manage on-device storage. Files Go, according to Google, can be put to use to clean up space and keep files organized.
Google's Files Go File Management App Gains Search Tools
Google today updated Files Go for Android devices and introduced several new features to the file management app. Files Go on Android now supports file search.