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How To Sync Your Saved PC Games Between Computers With Dropbox

Wouldn’t it be great if you could start playing a game on one computer, save it, then pick up where you left off on another computer? Here’s how to sync all your game saves with Dropbox.


Ask LH: What's The Best Way To Sync Music Between My Computers?

Dear Lifehacker, I have a big music collection on my desktop, and I want it on my laptop too. In fact, I wouldn’t mind if I could have it on my media centre as well. I’ve heard of a few syncing options, but I’m not really sure which ones will work best. What do you suggest?


Software Data Cable Transfers And Syncs Files Between Android And PC

Android: There are a number of apps that allow you to transfer or sync files between Android devices and your computer (or each other). Software Data Cable puts most of those functions in one spot.


Pad & Quill Notes Is A Beautiful Note-Taking App For iPhone And iPad

iOS: Pad & Quill is best known for its phone and tablet cases, but today it unveiled a good-looking note-taking app for iPhone and iPad. It supports multiple notebooks, photos and graphics in notes, automatic table of contents and iCloud syncing so you have your notes on all your devices.


Belt.io Syncs Text And Links Across Devices And Browsers

Web/Chrome/Firefox/iOS/Android: If you want a simple cloud-based clipboard that syncs notes across different devices, then Belt.io gets the job done without much fuss.


Unbound Is A Fast And Easy-To-Use iPhoto Alternative

Mac: iPhoto is one of Apple’s true love it or hate it apps. If you fall on the side of “hate it”, Unbound is a photo manager that does a lot of what iPhoto can do without all the extra junk you probably don’t care about.


Sync Your Keyboard Shortcuts Between iOS And Mavericks With iCloud

We’re fans of iOS text expansion to make typing on your iPhone easier. Now, you can sync those shortcuts between your phone and your Mac using iCloud.


PathSync Compares And Syncs Files In Specific Remote Or Local Folders

Windows: There are no shortage of apps that can synchronise files between computers, but PathSync allows more control between local and distant machines as well as between different folders on the same machine.


Ask LH: How Can I Browse Files Remotely?

Dear Lifehacker, When I’m on the road sometimes I need to access files from my computer. I have a remote desktop app, which is handy when i want to do some work from my phone, but is there a service where I can just look through my file tree and download or send a link to the file?


Sync Libraries Between Machines With SkyDrive Or Dropbox

Windows: Using Libraries in Windows to collect folders in one place is handy, but it would be even nicer if you could reach your Libraries from any computer. With a little bit of trickery, you can do that with Microsoft’s SkyDrive service.