7 Things Your Mom Believes About The Cloud


The Invisible Cloud

Most respondents, 54 percent, say they've never used the cloud. But in reality, 95 percent unwittingly avail themselves of cloud services.

Cloud-based services used by the respondents include online banking, 65 percent; online shopping, 63 percent; using social networking sites, 58 percent; playing online games, 45 percent; storing photos online, 29 percent; storing online music or videos, 22 percent; and accessing online file-sharing, 19 percent.

Many people may not make the connection, but cloud computing is powering e-commerce and social networking that most of us use in one way or another, McCafferty noted.

 



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