Amazon.com beat Google and Apple to punch this week with the unveiling of its hosted consumer-storage service, Amazon Cloud Drive, and Web-based music-player, Cloud Player. Amazon’s Cloud Drive and Cloud Player on Mac
Amazon has offered cloud storage and Web services for some time, but this latest offering is noteworthy because it’s available to just about anyone. And it’s free.
Here’s a look at why Amazon Cloud Drive and Cloud Player might be perfect for your online storage needs…and why it might not.
1) Amazon Cloud Drive Availability
Amazon’s Cloud Drive service and Cloud Player are available to any and all Amazon.com customers with Internet access, regardless of geographic location, though some customers will not be able to upgrade or expand their initially allotted storage space, at least for the time being.