Box.net slaps iCloud in the face with 50GB Free Cloud Storage
Today Box.net announced it would offer 50GB of free storage for LIFE, for anyone iOS user who downloads the new Box.net application and signs in or registers a new account. The promotion starts a midnight tonight. The greatness doesn’t end there, they have also enabled AirPlay on all 50Gb’s so you’ll be able to stream all 50gb’s of content straight to your Apple TV. So make sure you grab it within the next 50 days, cause ones its gone, your only other option is paying $100 / monthly for 50GB of iCloud storage. Here’s an excerpt from their blog post, and the source link is below!
[quote]As evidenced by the overwhelming crowds during past iPhone and iPad launches, it’s clear that our lives revolve around mobile. That’s why we’re happy to announce that we’re giving away 50 GB of free storage to anyone who uses a Box Personal account on an iOS device. That’s right, it’s 50 GB in the cloud completely free, forever. Your 50 GB of storage isn’t just limited to your mobile device – you get it anywhere you use your Box account, like on your laptop at home or your desktop at the office.
This promotion starts at midnight tonight and runs for only 50 days, so get your free space in the cloud by following these steps:
- Visit the app store and download the Box app for your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
- Log in to your account or register for a new one directly from the app
- Start sharing and collaborating in the cloud
- (optional but recommended) Tell the world how you’ll use your 50 GB with the hashtag #Box50GB [/quote]