Amazon Announces Cloud Drive Service Mac App

Posted Oct 5, 2012

Amazon has announced today that they have add some new features to their Cloud Drive service.  Amazon’s U.S. users will have the ability to easily share files with friends and family.  Amazon has unveiled a new desktop app for Mac that is available for users in the U.S. and Europe.  Both features will be available through Amazon’s Cloud Drive web application.

The Amazon Cloud Drive gives users 5GB of free storage when you sign up.  You can get more storage if you opt for a paid plan.  The Amazon Cloud Drive starts at 20GB for $10 per year and goes up to 100GB of storage for $500 per year.  Amazon’s Cloud Drive Desktop App for Mac lets you upload iPhoto albums directly to the Cloud Drive.