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Intel's 'Easy Migration' Tool Moves Your Stuff Onto A Chromebook

Chromebook: Have a new Chromebook with an Intel processor? Intel has released a tool to move your contacts, photos, files and bookmarks into your Gmail account.

Quicksand Automatically Syncs Your Recently Opened Files To Dropbox

Mac: Cloud storage services such as Dropbox and Google Drive make it easy to continue what you’re working on no matter where you go — but you do have to actually remember to sync the right files. Quicksand automatically syncs your most recently opened files, so you always have them on hand — even if you forget.

Gaze Lets You Watch Videos With Your Long-Distance Friends In Real Time

Everyday occurrences such as watching TV with family and friends become exponentially difficult when you’re physically far away. Gaze allows you to virtually watch videos at the same time with other people and communicate through webcam.

Boxifier Syncs Any Folder Anywhere On Your Drive To Dropbox

Windows: Dropbox is an amazing utility, but one of the occasionally frustrating limitations is that you can only sync folders within Dropbox itself. Boxifier allows you to sync folders outside of your primary Dropbox structure.

Pushbullet Can Now Reply To SMS From The Desktop Using Any Texting App

Pushbullet can’t seem to stop rolling out useful updates. Users can now reply to SMS messages from the desktop, regardless of what app you use for texting.

Filelize Automatically Backs Up Any File You Open To Your Cloud

Windows/Android/iOS: To seamlessly switch gadgets, you need the files you were last working on to be available on the new device. Filelize makes this easy by automatically backing up any file you open to your Dropbox, Google Drive, Box or SkyDrive.

BitTorrent Sync Updates Interface, Now Makes Sharing Easier

Bittorrent Sync may not be the perfect Dropbox replacement, but today it gets a lot better. In addition to a new interface, users can now share quick links to your folders with anyone.

Pushbullet Now Syncs Clipboard Content Between Android And Windows

Android/Windows: Pushbullet is easily one of our favourite cross-platform syncing tools, and today it gets a little better. Now the service includes universal copy and paste (if you use Android and Windows, of course).

Ask LH: How Can I Get My Calendars To Sync Properly?

Dear Lifehacker, I’m generally pretty organised (full time work and study makes it a necessity) but this is being hampered by the fact that I can’t get my calendar(s) straight. I create an event on my phone that doesn’t come through on my Mac, my events at work only appear sometimes, and my classes all seem to appear twice! I keep tinkering but I can’t seem to get the various applications (iCal, Google and Outlook, plus feeds for university stuff, FB events, Meetup events and holidays) to play nice with each other. Any advice on making on making it work?

Overcast Is A Free, Powerful Podcast App With A Syncing Web Player

iPhone: You have a lot of options for different podcast apps on the iPhone, and many of them are very good. Overcast is a new podcast app that comes to us from Instapaper developer Marco Arment.

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