Category: general

Nextcloud desktop client 3.6.0 is here with UX and visual improvements!

The 3.6 version of the Nextcloud desktop client is here bringing visual improvements all over! Read on for an overview of the most notable changes.

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5 More Things to Keep your Data Safe

Nextcloud has important security features you should know about! Today's blog highlights five Nextcloud features that provide the utmost security.

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Nextcloud keeps growth up with 75% more revenue and 10x userbase

From 2020 to 2021, showing a continued strong growth for the market leading digitally sovereign content collaboration vendor, Nextcloud grew revenue by 75% and net income by 133%. To service the new customers, Nextcloud expanded its team by 70% and hired a dedicated hiring manager to further accelerate its hiring for 2022. 2021 has seen […]

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Baden-Württemberg Procurement Chamber decides US Cloud Services are not GDPR compliant

In July 2020, the Schrems II case invalidated the EU-US Privacy Shield meaning that data transfers to non-EU countries were illegal under the GDPR. From this point forward, companies immediately had to comply with the new decision. If companies needed to make a data transfer outside of the EU, they would need to confirm that […]

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Interview: Shadow and a world where 5 companies own all data

Shadow, famous for their high-end cloud PC product, is building a collaboration platform on top of Nextcloud. They aim to release their Shadow Drive to early access users this month, and interviewed our CEO Frank Karlitschek to discuss why Nextcloud and Shadow Drive fit together.

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5 Unique Security Features by Nextcloud

You love Nextcloud because it allows you to keep your data secure and under your control. When it comes to protecting your data, we want to be your #1 trusted technology and provide you with state-of-the-art, industry leading tools that go beyond today’s technology standards. Nextcloud offers more security features and benefits than most people […]

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Nextcloud in the Wall Street Journal: Microsoft and cookies

Nextcloud was covered in a Wall Street Journal article, “Microsoft Goes on Offensive in Europe to Combat Cloud Concerns.” It covers a range of challenges Microsoft is facing, and how it employs its army of lawyers and lobbyist to push back. As the article explains, Nextcloud CEO and founder Frank Karlitschek was approached by a […]

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Galileo Presents Nextcloud as Major Challenger of Microsoft

Galileo, one of Germany’s most popular television programs, just released a new episode covering Nextcloud as a major competitor against Microsoft’s cloud services. In the episode, reporter Vincent Dehler states, “there are only a few big players in the cloud business, and that’s exactly what worries people.” In comes Nextcloud CEO and founder Frank Karlitschek […]

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The European Commission praises Nextcloud as a Role Model for the Open-Source Businesses

Last September, the European Commission published a comprehensive study about the impact of open-source software and hardware on the EU economy. The main breakthrough of this study is that open-source benefits the public good and that it increases technological independence, competitiveness, and innovation in the EU economy. Technological Independence – Open-source allows for 100% independence […]

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