Storage API News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to storage APIs, which is another essential aspect of doing APIs.

Title Source Visit
Comparing Node & JQuery File Upload vs Filestack (2017-05-16)
Amazon Athena adds API/CLI, AWS SDK support, and audit logging with AWS CloudTrail (2017-05-23) Container Native Storage on OpenShift (2017-05-29)
Amazon Aurora Can Export Data into Amazon S3 (2017-06-01)
Tackling data sovereignty with DevOps .. (2017-06-03)
In the coming cloud computing war, storage is the next front (2017-06-05)
Amazon ends its unlimited cloud storage plan (2017-06-08)
Amazon has killed off its unlimited data storage deal (2017-06-08)
Amazon drops its unlimited cloud storage plan (2017-06-08)
Cloud storage, at the center of the APIs battle (2017-06-11)
Box introduces desktop app Box Drive (2017-06-14)
API Web Storage (2017-06-14)
Google Drive will soon back up any file or folder on your computer (2017-06-14)
The quest for a more secure Dropbox alternative (2017-06-26)
Dropbox collects privacy settings into a security checkup page (2017-06-27)
Introducing The Filestack Command (2017-06-30)
Google Drive is ready to back up all the files on your PC (2017-07-12)
Experts Warn Too Often AWS S3 Buckets Are Misconfigured, Leak Data (2017-07-13)
Scality Zenko: An Open Source Multi (2017-07-21)
How the Filesystem Can Become a More Powerful Abstraction (2017-07-25)
Scientists can turn crystals into reusable electrical conductors (2017-07-27)
Monitor AWS S3 with Datadog (2017-07-27)
CloudFile (2017-08-06)
Google Drive API v3 — Files Resource (2017-08-07)
Seamless Upgrades: The Next Frontier for OpenStack (2017-08-10)
Backblaze’s unlimited backup service increases upload and restore speeds, adds file sharing and more (2017-08-10)
Amazon Tackles Security of Data in S3 Storage (2017-08-14)
Secure 2TBs of cloud storage space for life — for under $50 (2017-08-15)
Picking a Decentralized Storage System (2017-08-15)
Meeting and Hotel Booking Provider’s Data Found in Public Amazon S3 Bucket (2017-08-21)
Gluster for OpenShift – Part 1: Container (2017-08-21)
Filestack Intelligent Ingestion: The World’s Most Reliable File Uploading Technology (2017-08-23)
Serverless: password protecting a static website in an AWS S3 bucket (2017-08-30)
AWS launches Redshift Spectrum, which lets users query data in S3 (2017-08-31)
SanDisk’s 400GB microSD card is the largest ever (2017-08-31)
Introducing the CDN node (2017-09-01)
Keeping Your Files Safe in Google’s Cloud (2017-09-07)
4 Reasons Not to Use AWS Elastic Block Storage for Stateful Container Operations (2017-09-08)
Boots on the Ground at Interdrone 2017: Why an Upload API matters to Drone Service Providers (2017-09-11)
3 Things to Know About AWS S3 Security to Stay Out of the Headlines (2017-09-13)
Digital Ocean launches Spaces, its object storage service (2017-09-20)
Verizon Hit by Another Amazon S3 Leak (2017-09-25)
Dropbox redesigns itself as a hipster file sharing service (2017-10-03)
Experimental Amazon S3 API support for Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage Service (2017-10-03)
How Dubsmash uses [email protected] to serve dynamic SPA using S3 (2017-10-05)
Red Hat Fills Out its Cloud (2017-10-05)
Building a data lake in S3 using an event (2017-10-06)
How to Add Google Image Search API to Your File Uploader (2017-10-09)
How to Upload with Google Drive API (2017-10-16)
Introducing Dropbox Professional: Powerful tools to showcase your work (2017-10-17)
Dropbox targets freelancing workers with new 'Professional' tier (2017-10-17)
Dropbox Professional delivers new account option for freelancers and creatives (2017-10-17)
Find your unprotected Amazon S3 buckets with this free tool (2017-10-19)
OpenIO raises $5 million to build your own Amazon S3 on any storage device (2017-10-24)
Don’t DIY, API With Filestack (2017-10-24)
Hosting Static React Websites on AWS S3 (& CloudFront) with SSL (2017-10-28)
You have Drones. You have Data. You need Filestack. (2017-10-30)
How Dropbox Smart Sync helps turn data hoarders into idea miners (2017-10-31)
Azure Storage Introduction (2017-11-01)
Why you should drop Dropbox in favor of SpiderOak (2017-11-07)
New tools help could help prevent Amazon S3 data leaks (2017-11-07)
Amazon S3 security update tries to protect admins from their own mistakes (2017-11-07)
Filling Cloud Firestore with data (2017-11-09)
AWS Beefs Up Security Features After S3 Misconfigurations (2017-11-10)
How designers use Dropbox Paper embeds to simplify their workflow (2017-11-13)
AWS Announces New S3 Encryption Features (2017-11-16)
Microsoft and GitHub team up to take Git virtual file system to macOS, Linux (2017-11-16)
Amazon launches new cloud storage service for U.S. spy agencies (2017-11-20)
Box combines its content management services with Microsoft Azure's cloud storage (2017-11-21)
The Data Storage Explosion (2017-11-24)
AWS makes it easier and faster to query data stored in its S3 and Glacier storage services (2017-11-29)
Transparent Autoscaling of Instance Storage (2017-12-01)
GitHub (2017-12-02)
Storage briefing: The evolution of software (2017-12-13)
Filestack Passes One Billion Files Uploaded, Adds Content Intelligence to API Platform (2017-12-14)
How Virtualization Supports Healthcare Data Storage Needs (2017-12-29)
Ingesting IoT Sensor Data Into S3 With an RPI3 (2017-12-29)
Password Protect Sensitive Dropbox/Google Drive/iCloud/OneDrive Files (2018-02-05)
Using AWS S3 for Database Backup Storage (2018-02-23)
Integrating S3 with Lambda (plus some use cases) (2018-03-18)
A Security Audit of Third (2018-03-30)
Veritas Launches AWS Cloud Storage Service Integration, Developer APIs (2018-04-13)
Saving External API Data To Your Own Rails API (2018-05-30)
SD cards could soon hold 128TB of storage (2018-06-28)
File Uploads with Apollo Server 2.0 (2018-07-03)
A Developer’s First Look At Filestack (2018-07-30)
Hosting a Website on AWS S3 (2018-08-23)
How to pick the cloud storage service that’s right for you (2018-08-31)
Lazy Image Optimiser Using AWS S3 and NodeJs (2018-10-09)

If you think there is a link I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.