Alibaba is going to start offering 10TB of free personal cloud storage as they have acquired Kanbox. Alibaba acquired Kanbox for an undisclosed amount. Alibaba rival Baidu.com offers 1TB of free space.
Kanbox users get up to 10TB of free cloud storage once they link their Laiwang account to Kanbox. Laiwang is Alibaba’s chat app.
Kanbox has over 15 million users and works similar to the way that Dropbox does. Kanbox offers an app that can be downloaded on PCs and mobile devices.
The app lets users upload, download, and sync files. Around 3 million Kanbox users are accessing the service through mobile devices.