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Memorial Day Discount

Memorial Day is a day set apart for remembrance to honor those who paid the ultimate price for our freedoms.  Be sure to take some time today to consider the price paid by others so we can live the the freedoms experienced today. May 30th through June 5th SafeCopy is offering a 10% savings using […]

Where does your bandwidth go?

Netflix video streaming is now the single largest source of peak downstream Internet traffic in the U.S., according to a new report by Sandvine. The streaming video service now accounts for 29.7 percent of peak downstream traffic, up from 21 percent last fall. That puts Netflix above HTTP websites (18 percent), BitTorrent (11 percent), and YouTube (10 […]

Microsoft + Skype

Microsoft buys Skype for $8.5 billion.  That’s a lot of zeros. In its largest acquisition ever and the tech world’s most massive deal in years, Microsoft Corp. is buying Internet communications company Skype Global for a stunning $8.5 billion.  Previously, Microsoft’s biggest buy was $6 billion for online advertising firm aQuantive in 2007. Skype’s software […]

Flickr’s Situation Room

Not surprisingly the unnervingly human photo has captured popular imagination over the past week, becoming the point of origin of a multitude of Photoshop memes. The photo was posted post-Bin Laden death announcement on May 2nd at 10am PDT via the White House’s Flickr account. Flickr for some reason was tracking the pic, and graciously has […]

1 in 3 laptops fails over 3 years

SquareTrade analyzed failure rates for over 30,000 new laptop computers covered by SquareTrade Laptop Warranty plans and found that one-third of all laptops will fail within 3 years. Highlights of the study include: Looking at the first 3 years of ownership, 31% of laptop owners reported a failure to SquareTrade. Two-thirds of this failure (20.4%) came […]

Mozy changes plans

One of the earliest players to the online backup market is Mozy and last week they changed their plans from unlimited storage for a single computer to fixed capacity storage plans.  Needless to say, plenty of people are not happy about the change although removing the all-you-can-eat model makes good business sense. Save 10% off […]

Clean It Up + Back It Up

Ensure your computer is free of all viruses and spyware with HitmanPro. Backup your important data to secure offsite storage with SafeCopy Backup. When a computer starts to act up, people look for a backup solution.  We’ve learned that frequently people looking for a backup would benefit from a virus and spyware scanner as well. […]

Twitter & Free Follow Friday

SafeCopy has been using Twitter to communicate with customers about new features and also to announce new various promotions throughout the year.  Recently we also added the ability to turn into tweet asking for help into a support ticket.  So as we have begun using Twitter more here at SafeCopy, we wanted to give something […]

Back to School Sale

Get your backup on with our Back to School Sale. There few things worse for a student than losing homework or term paper because of a computer problem.  For students and non-students alike we are offing a 10% discount through September 10th.   This offer is good for any of our SafeCopy Backup plans for […]

Facebook Promo

SafeCopy is now on Facebook at Facebook.com/SafeCopy.  To kick things off we are offering a 5GB free account that never expires.  Here is what you can do to get your 5GB account: 1) Like our Facebook page 2) Signup for our free 3GB account. 3) Email facebook@safecopybackup.com with your name and account email. We will […]