Cloud Applications For the Home User

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Cloud Applications

For the Home User
rev.

LCCUG 7.13.10

Rev. 7.10.11

MICROSOFT


“All new application development inside Microsoft will be designed for
the cloud,” Scott said. “Architecturally, it’s easier to start with the cloud
in mind than having to retrofit an on
-
premises app to run on the
cloud...”



Microsoft: We'll be running 85 to 90 percent of our apps in the cloud
this decade.


https://office.live.com



Office 365 for Professionals and Small

http://www.microsoft.com/en
-
s/office365/

“.....Google is arguably the biggest advocate of cloud computing, one
variety of which shifts tasks that once were done on personal computers
to Internet servers reached with a Web browser. “

Gmail
http://gmail.com


Photos


Picasa


Videos


YouTube


Blogs


Google Docs:


Spreadsheets



PPT


Form


Drawing


Templates


Google Docs Tutorials

24 Symbols

http://www.24symbols.com/



Google eBookstore for over 3 million eBooks

to read on the Web, Android, iPhone, iPad, etc.

http://books.google.com/


Project Gutenberg
-

Over 100,000 free ebooks are
available through our partners

http://www.gutenberg.org/


The Internet Archive Text Archive contains nearly 3 million
items: fiction, popular books, children's books, historical
texts and academic books

http://www.archive.org/index.php


Librarything http://www.librarything.com/


GoodReads http://www.goodreads.com/



Books

Google Music



Amazon Cloud Player


iCloud (Apple)

-

coming soon

$$$$$$$$

Mint
: A Cloud based personal finance tool, to
manage your money.
http://www.mint.com/


Caution:

http://tinyurl.com/2cmjt9v


Online banking

Managing your checkbook, savings, investments and
billpaying online….

Panda Cloud Antivirus
: The first free Antivirus from the cloud



No need to worry about regular updates.


Occupies very little system resources.


It uses collective intelligence servers for fast detection


Simple interface.




Also protects your PC while
offline

(not connected to
internet)

The Best Free Cloud based
Antivirus


http://www.cloudantivirus.com/en



Pogo Games

http://www.pogo.com/




Online Gaming


Games with Facebook



Games apps for the tablet or smart phone iPod
or Android



Ex: Words with friends



Angry Birds


Social Media Websites

Fotoflexer
http://fotoflexer.com


Picnik (recently purchased by Google)
http://picnik.com


Animoto
http://animoto.com


Picasa
http://picasa.google.com


Editing Youtubes
http://news.cnet.com/8301
-
27076_3
-
20010127
-
248.html


Splashup photoeditor

http://www.splashup.com/


Photoshop Online
http://www.photoshop.com/




Cool

Digital Photo tools on the web:


DropBox
-

store your data in the cloud for easy
access


https://www.dropbox.com/


Online back up example
-

Carbonite

http://www.carbonite.com/ads/kim/signup.aspx?
cmpid=RA_Kommando_1



$59/yr





Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud



http://aws.amazon.com/ec2/



Storage, Sharing & Backup


Cloud backup


Device file syncing


Document collaboration


Download linker


Works with many devices


Can share 1 file or folder..


Creates a shareable link


Keeps deleted files 30 days


Up to 16 GB when you refer

Syncronize other applications using Dropbox


Dropbox Apps
Directory

Springpad

http://springpadit.com/home

Sharable ToDo list


easy access online

http://tadalist.com/

Office and business applications

http://www.zoho.com


Instapaper

http://www.instapaper.com
/

Use Evernote to save your ideas, things you see, and
things you like. Then find them all on any computer,
phone or device you use. For free.

http://www.evernote.com


More online tools

Reminder of security concerns
:

Example of problems with relying on the "cloud" (Intuit)


http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2365254,00.asp