• The Data Transfer Project's big-name support won't matter without the biggest one: Apple

    3 monthes ago - By Macworld

    Google, Facebook, Twitter, and Microsoft have teamed on the Data Transfer Project, a new, secure way to let users share their files and photos between online services. But where's Apple?
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  • Google, Microsoft, Twitter, and Facebook team up on new data transfer project

    Google, Microsoft, Twitter, and Facebook team up on new data transfer project

    3 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    Some of the largest tech companies in the world have teamed up to make data portability a little easier. The initiative is called the Data Transfer Project, and the likes of Google, Twitter, Microsoft, and Facebook are all on board.
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  • Data Transfer Project could make it easy to move your data between organizations

    Data Transfer Project could make it easy to move your data between organizations

    3 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter have announced a partnership to create a new data transfer standard. The four companies call the initiative the Data Transfer Project. The project will eventually allow users to move data easily between platforms. Many online services currently offer users an option to download their data. However, it can be hard for users to actually do anything with that data. Big transfers made easy Take, for example, your photo library. If you've got a Google Pixel , or any Android device, you've likely backed up a number of photos to Google's cloud. If you...
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  • Microsoft, Google and more team up to help you transfer data between services

    Microsoft, Google and more team up to help you transfer data between services

    3 monthes ago - By Android Central

    Tech giants are teaming up to make it easier to port your data between services.
    Microsoft, Google, Twitter, and Facebook have partnered to form the Data Transfer Project , a new initiative whose goal it is to make transferring your data between services much easier. Initially founded in 2017, DTP's aim is to create an open-source platform that apps and services can adopt, ultimately stoking competition by giving consumers the ability to easily try out new services while keeping data they've built up on another .
    "Data Transfer Project extends data portability beyond downloading a copy of...
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  • Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter are making it easier to transfer your data between their websites

    Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter are making it easier to transfer your data between their websites

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter are collaborating on an open-source project that will make it easier to transfer your data between websites.
    Files like contacts, photos, mail, calendars, and tasks will be able to be transferred between platforms, without needing to download them and re-upload them to another site.
    The code for the project is open-source, and is available for the public to view on GitHub.
    Soon it will be easier to transfer your files between certain websites without having to download and re-upload them.
    Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter are collaborating on...
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  • Major Tech Giants Team Up for Data Transfer Project Launch

    Major Tech Giants Team Up for Data Transfer Project Launch

    3 monthes ago - By CBR

    Project would allow you to port data from Gmail to Office 365, download all your Facebook photos...
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