Earlier this year, WhatsApp announced that people whose WhatsApp backups haven't been updated in more than one year will be automatically removed from Google Drive storage starting November 12. Backing up WhatsApp data is not just a safe bet to preserve the messages, images and videos shared by your loved ones but also most importantly helps you keep the contacts up-to-date. Here's How To Back Up WhatsApp Data On Google Drive: 1. Open WhatsApp. You can tap Back Up to create an immediate backup. You can also tap Back up to Google Drive to set a backup frequency. 3. If you don't have a Google account already set up, tap Add account when prompted. Also, god forbid, if you lose your Android phone, you can still be able to get back those data back on your new phone within a few minutes of connecting to the internet. WhatsApp will ask you to restore your chats and media from a backup once you verify your number. Simply tap RESTORE when prompted to and you are good to go. Here's How To … [Read more...] about How to backup your WhatsApp chats, images, videos on Google Drive, Apple iCloud
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GOOGLE has announced a new cloud storage service which boasts up to an enormous 35 terabytes of storage online, which equates to over 7.5 million photos. Called Google One, the new cloud storage solution will replace the firm’s Google Drive paid storage brand, automatically upgrading existing paid users to the new service. According to Google's estimates, the average size of a photo taken on a smartphone is around 4.6MB. The 30 TB edition of the storage service would therefore mean users could save a whopping 7.5 million photos on the cloud, if they could ever take that many. “With Google One, we’ve upgraded our paid storage plans so you’ll have all the space you need for your Google Drive, Gmail, and original quality photos and videos in Google Photos,” said the firm in a blog post. “With lots of options, ranging from 100 GB to 30 TB, you can choose the plan that’s right for you. “In the next few months, all paid consumer Google Drive … [Read more...] about Google One’s new 35 terabyte storage subscription lets you save over 7 million photos online
Google Drive is Google's cloud-based storage service, but you can do a lot more than just store files with it. You can also share files with others and collaborate in real-time with others and you don't need to be on the same platform for it to work. Here's everything you need to know about Google Drive. What's new with Google Drive? May 14, 2018: Welcome to Google One Google announced a new paid program coming soon to users of Google Drive in the U.S. (and, in the coming months, the rest of the world): Google One. This program will replace Google Drive's paid storage tiers (but not the Google Drive app and service itself): It provides the same 15GB of free storage for your Google account and apps, but also offers cheaper paid tiers: $1.99/month will get you 100GB, $2.99 for 200GB, and $9.99 for 2TB. The 10 TB ($99.99 per month), 20 TB ($199.99 per month), and 30 TB ($299.99 per month) tiers remain unchanged. Google also plans to add additional perks for One subscribers, including … [Read more...] about Google Drive: Everything you need to know!
Prachi Bhardwaj, provided by Published 2:23 pm, Monday, May 14, 2018 Google is changing up its cloud storage options and upgrading all consumers paying for Google Drive storage to a new service called Google One in the next few months. The new service is going to come with expert assistance, user benefits, family plan options, and slightly different rates from its current Google Drive plans. Corporate accounts won't be affected, but Google said it's working towards making Google One available to users taking advantage of the 15GB of free space. Google's paid cloud storage service is getting a big makeover. Recommended Video: Now Playing: Apple Admits it Uses Google's Cloud for iCloud Last month, the company updated its iOS Security Guide to include information that iCloud services rely on the Google Cloud Platform. Before the January update, Apple uses remote data storage systems from Amazon and Microsoft, as stated in the online document. It is unclear when … [Read more...] about Google is ‘upgrading’ paying users of its Google Drive cloud storage service to something called Google One: Here’s what that means (GOOG, GOOGL)
Google gives you 15GB of free space in Google Drive, which seems like a pretty good deal compared to Dropbox's 2GB and Box's 10GB. But there's a catch -- that 15GB limit includes not only your Google Drive, but also your Gmail account (messages and attachments) and Google Photos.If you use Gmail as one of your primary email accounts, you've probably found yourself bumping up against that 15GB limit more frequently than you'd like. Here's how you can hunt down the files, messages, attachments, and media that's taking up valuable gigabytes and reclaim that Google Drive space for yourself. Now Playing: Watch this: 3 ways to get more Google Drive storage for free 1:04 Step 1: Find the problemTo find out what's taking up so much space on your Google Drive, go to Google's Drive storage page. Here, you'll see a pie chart that shows you how much space you're taking up; roll over the chart to see a breakdown by platform. As you can see, the majority of my Google Drive space is being … [Read more...] about How to free up Google Drive space