External Review References
These are some of the sources we've used to compare SpiderOak and Crashplan
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...
Raising Prices is Hard
Early that morning news broke that our main competitor, Crashplan, was leaving the consumer backup space. You may be saying: Wait a minute, a main competitor is leaving the market and you have a mechanism to increase your prices in place — that sounds like the perfect day to raise prices! Nope. Another one of our values, is to be fair and good. Raising prices on a day when...