The Promise of Cloud Computing | Keep Your Data Up-to-date on All Your Computers


BY JIM KARPEN

By now, faithful readers, you know about my addiction. I need my Internet fix regularly—web and email.

At home I cruise using my 24-inch iMac. On vacation I use my MacBook laptop. And when I’m away from either of those, I access the web and email via my Palm Treo 750 from AT&T, which can access the Internet wherever I can get a cell phone signal.

So I ought to be in piggy heaven, right? Wrong. As great as this scenario sounds for an addict like me, there’s a central problem: I’ve got my stuff on three different computers.

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