External Review References
These are some of the sources we've used to compare Mega and SpiderOak
Google Drive Alternatives: 10 Best Cloud Storage Services
If you are someone who is looking for a cloud service where you don’t have to pay dime to use it, Mega may be your only option. Of course, with a free plan you will get limited storage, but unlike others which restrict the free users to maximum of 20GB of storage, Mega more than doubles that and gives you a whopping 50GB of free storage. Now, it might not be enough for you...
Why switch to Tresorit from SpiderOak?
Unlike SpiderOak's one-direction sharing (ShareRoom), you can easily collaborate with others by working on files in shared folders (tresors). Unlike SpiderOak, we never store files in plaintext.
The quest for a more secure Dropbox alternative
One of the oldest security-focused services for storing and securing files, SpiderOak ONE shows its age. Its major flaws are a somewhat bleak and slow application for desktops and a quite unintuitive interface that combines features of backing up and storing files. Some advantages of the service include the “endless” change log and flexible settings for sharing.
Four Awesome File Sharing Alternatives to Dropbox
Remember the Dropbox security breach that resulted in millions of user accounts with no password authentication? Even after fixing the glitch, the breach ate into the trust many users had in the company. SpiderOak, Edward Snowden’s file sharing service of choice, boasts of one of the most robust encryption protocols of any cloud storage service. This service pays utmost...