Just a quick note about something from Google: Google are now offering a facility to purchase some backup storage. I would have thought that they would be offering it for free, but alas that is not the case. Still at $20/year for 6GB and $250/year for 250GB it’s a pretty good offer if you have a large number of photos or files you want to store and to have the secure.
Check your Quota
If you want to see how you are doing with your quota (i.e. for Gmail & PicassaWeb) you can check it by going here. You will also be able to subscribe to the service via this page.
What it means
Now there will be an easy way to backup large files, like a database dump of your blog or important files. I think this is something that I will certainly look into. As we all know it’s very important that you do regular backups, which could save a lot of hearth ache if something bad was to happen to your hosting provider or