What is cloud computing? Essentially, you store your data in an online database format, called a "cloud," that you can access from any device that can access the internet - your office computer, your teenager's smart phone, etc. This article from PC Magazine has a pretty good explanation if you want to learn more.
Yes, cloud computing is easy and convenient. HOWEVER, it's not always as secure as you think it is. Although the files are secure in transit (like using Dropbox to send a large file between computers), the cloud storage provider has the ability to decrypt your files. This great article from MakeUseOf offers ways to securely encrypt your files no mater where they are stored.
Have you used any of these services? Let us know how it works for you!
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