Microsoft aquires Folder Share (Web 2.0?)

With all the hype about “Web 2.0″ some visions are getting clearer on how things will come togehter.

Read the “Microsoft aquires Folder Share” press release here:

Microsoft today announced it has acquired FolderShare(TM), a leading service in the emerging space of file synchronization and remote access technology that helps customers access information across multiple devices.

FolderShare customers will continue to be able to enjoy the service at http://www.foldershare.com . Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed.

“Our mission for Windows Live(TM) is to enable customers to easily find the information, pursue the interests and deepen the relationships that enrich their lives,” said Blake Irving, corporate vice president of the MSN Communication Services and Member Platform group at Microsoft.

“I’m thrilled with the acquisition of FolderShare and the opportunity to offer this technology with Windows Live software and services. FolderShare technology will help customers access their information anytime, anywhere and on multiple devices, unifying their overall experience.”

You can learn more about Folder Share on their website. You can even try it free here.

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