RSS Feed

Please wait while my feed loads

See more posts...

Newsletter

Subscribe to either one of our two newsletters for regular updates and information

Downloads newsletter

This is a weekly newsletter with download news, updates and other information

This is a monthly newsletter with software store information, offers and deals

Wuala "Nadelhorn"

Easily back up, store, sync and share your files with this straightforward web service

by Mike Williams

Our Rating:
Your Rating:
Login to rate
Based on 1 ratings
License: Freeware
Operating Systems: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8, Windows Vista (32 bit), Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows XP
Requirements:

Mac OS X 10.6 or higher

Languages: English, Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Swedish
Software Cost: Free
Date Updated: 08 January 2015
Watchlist: Add download to my watchlist
Downloads To Date: 1112
Developer: Caleido Inc
RSS News Feed: http://twitter.com/statuses/user_timeline/10615272.rss
Twitter Feed: http://www.twitter.com/Wuala
Back in stock! Buy Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium v2 with a 1-PC LIFETIME license, only $27.95, from store.downloadcrew.com
Wuala Nadelhorn
Back up, store and share your files

Wuala is a desktop and web service that allows users to securely back up, store, share and access their most important files.

At its simplest, you can use Wuala as a simple form of online backup. Just drag and drop a few digital photos onto the client, for instance, and it'll quickly upload them for you.

Make your Photos (or any other) folder shareable, though, and friends and family can then access your latest shots via their browser. Or you can even create "groups", essentially public folders where everyone can share files: photos, videos, music, whatever it might be.

Your Wuala files can be accessed from Windows, Mac or Linux-based client software. Or you can view them directly from any Java-enabled browser, including smartphones.

The latest version of the program now supports synchronisation between multiple computers - now you can keep folders synchronised on separate machines without having to worry about them being switched on and connected at the same time. Changes are uploaded to your backup space, and then downloaded to your other synced folders when they come online.

If there's a problem, it's your initial storage allocation, which starts off at 5GB. And if that's not enough, then you can buy additional storage - it's actually a little uncompetitive the higher you go, but the 20GB service for €29 a year is perfect for those looking for a cloud-based sync option rather than full backup service.

The latest "Nadelhorn" build brings these new features:

- Business Group folder sharing with contacts: read access to folders within Business Groups for your Wuala contacts
- WualaFS update for OSX Yosemite
- Invite users bug fixes
- Implementation of storage over quota process
- Several minor bug fixes

Verdict:

Wuala is a great choice for those looking for an inexpensive online backup solution with additional features such as synchronisation between computers.

Your Comments & Opinion
 
Related Download Articles
 
Google Picasa 3.9

Google Picasa 3.9 build 140.239

Freeware

Make the most of your digital photos using Google's image editing and organisation tool

UpdateStar Online Backup

UpdateStar Online Backup 2.2.5

Trial Software

Keep your most important files safe from harm with this great value online backup service

SpiderOak's Windows client

SpiderOakONE 6.0.1

Freeware

Enjoy online backup, syncing and sharing with 2GB free space from SpiderOak

SpiderOak's Windows client

SpiderOak for iPhone/iPad 1.2

Freeware

Enjoy online backup, syncing and sharing with 2GB free space from SpiderOak 

Other Download Articles From This Category
Acronis True Image 2016

Acronis True Image 2016 v19.0.5586

Trial Software

Faster, better value, still a great backup tool

BootIt Bare Metal

BootIt Bare Metal 1.31e

Trial Software

A very complete bootable hard drive management tool

BitTorrent Sync in Windows

BitTorrent Sync 2.1.4

Freeware

Sync data directly between computers using P2P technology

Dropbox Experimental Edition 3.9.38

Dropbox Experimental Build v3.9.38

Freeware

Backup, synchronise & share important files

From Softwarecrew

Please wait while my feed loads

See more posts...

Our Price: $13.95
RRP: $49.99
Saving 72%
Buy Now
Offer Ends In:
 

Spotlight: Free Full Software

WhatsApp Messenger 2.12.5

Free Full Commercial Software

WhatsApp Messenger is the world's most popular instant messaging app for smartphones.

You can use it to send and receive text and voice messages, photos, videos, even call your friends in other countries, and because it uses your phone's internet connection it might not cost you anything at all (depending on whether you'll pay data charges).

It's easy to set up and use. There's no need to create and remember new account names or pins because it works with your phone number, and uses your regular address book to find and connect you with friends who use WhatsApp already.

You can talk one-to-one or in group chats, and because you're always logged in there's no way to miss messages. Even if your phone is turned off, WhatsApp will save your messages and display them as soon as you're back online.

There's plenty more (location sharing, contact exchange, message broadcasting) and the app is free for a year, currently $0.99/ year afterwards.

Version 2.12.5 brings:

• Per chat custom notification settings and mute
• You can now include videos in your chat backups in Settings > Chats and Calls > Chat Backup
• Mark chats as unread or read with a swipe to the right
• Better support for VoiceOver
• Directly share contacts from the Contacts app and locations from Apple Maps to WhatsApp
• Lower the data usage used during WhatsApp calls in Settings > Chats and Calls 
• Earlier messages now load automatically as you scroll chats
• Improved design for cropping photos and videos
• Location messages now use a large map thumbnail

[...]
Value:
Free
Rating: