News at Dropbox

Recent news

September 19, 2017
Dropbox launches 2017 Hurricane Relief Fund to respond to Harvey and Irma recovery efforts

In response to the the effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, Dropbox has evolved our original Fund to respond to the needs of communities impacted by both hurricanes.

September 15, 2017
Evolution of the Dropbox backbone network

Dropbox has built a global backbone network to improve performance by connecting our data centers in North America to each other and to our edge nodes around the world.

September 12, 2017
Looking forward to Dropbox for Apple iOS 11

With Dropbox support for the new Files app, HEIF photos, and HEVC video, users will save time and be able to collaborate from anywhere more easily.

September 12, 2017
New integration between Dropbox Paper and Slack helps teams work together

With Dropbox Paper for Slack, a customer's content and conversations stay together seamlessly as they move between the two tools.

September 11, 2017
Meg Whitman joins Dropbox Board of Directors

World-class leader brings over three decades of experience to Dropbox advisory role.

September 8, 2017
Dropbox supports the Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund

Dropbox partners with Bright Funds to drive donations to five relief organizations.

August 30, 2017
Dropbox Paper makes creating and organizing content easier with new features and integrations

New design tool integrations and a host of organization features make it even easier for teams to find the content they need.

August 4, 2017
Quentin Clark joins Dropbox as SVP of Engineering, Product, and Design

Tech executive brings 22 years of product leadership experience, including overseeing billion-dollar businesses at Microsoft and, more recently, SAP.

August 1, 2017
ChannelPro-SMB Names Dropbox Cloud File Share and Sync Gold Winner

Over 500 IT integrators and resellers participated in ChannelPro-SMB’s survey.

July 28, 2017
Dropbox a Leader in Gartner’s 2017 Magic Quadrant for Content Collaboration Platforms

The Gartner Magic Quadrant evaluates vendors on their vision, and their ability to execute on that vision.

July 18, 2017
These Dropbox integrations help employees simplify their workflows

When employees connect to the cloud using apps they know and love, they can make the best use of their time. Here are five ways Dropbox integrations can help.

July 17, 2017
Transparency at Dropbox

Dropbox is committed to protecting the rights of our users, and being transparent about how we handle government requests for user data.

July 12, 2017
Dropbox named #2 on Forbes Cloud 100

We’re excited to share that Dropbox has been named among the top 5 companies on Forbes’ annual Cloud 100 list for the second consecutive year.

July 12, 2017
Another Stand for the Open Internet

Dropbox strongly favors a free and open internet with fair rules that promote competition, choice, and innovation.

July 6, 2017
Inc. Video: Drew on the importance of leading through action, not words

In an interview with Inc., Dropbox co-founder and CEO Drew Houston shares a lesson he learned about leadership.

June 27, 2017
Dropbox security checkup tool improves account security in minutes

The new Dropbox security checkup tool makes it easier than ever for our users to improve their account security.

June 21, 2017
Empowering collaboration with Microsoft Teams

Dropbox announces two new integrations with Microsoft Teams and Office 365.

June 20, 2017
Reflecting on World Refugee Day

June 20th is World Refugee Day, recognized by the United Nations as a time to take action to help people who have been displaced from their home countries.

June 19, 2017
Dropbox Expands Global Private Network to Accelerate Sync Speeds for Users

Today we're announcing the launch of new custom-built regional accelerators across the U.S., Europe and Australia

June 13, 2017
CEO Drew Houston talks about Dropbox, past, present, and future

Drew talks to Bloomberg Business Week, Business Insider, and Inc. Magazine on the health of the business, and what it took to get here—including that meeting with Steve Jobs.

June 6, 2017
Inc. Video: When Drew Houston met Steve Jobs

In an interview with Inc., Dropbox co-founder and CEO Drew Houston reminisces about meeting the late Steve Jobs.

June 5, 2017
Dropbox integrates with Apple's new Files app in iOS 11

Today at WWDC, we’re excited to announce the next step in our collaboration with Apple with the integration of Dropbox into the Files app for iOS 11.

May 23, 2017
Welcome Sylvie Veilleux, Chief Information Officer

Sylvie will lead teams responsible for the internal technologies and services we use to run our growing global business.

May 18, 2017
Celebrating Global Accessibility Awareness Day

GAAD is a day for conversation and action, and an opportunity for us all to work towards developing inclusive digital spaces, particularly for people with disabilities.

May 17, 2017
Dropbox named to CNBC 2017 Disruptor 50

CNBC has included Dropbox in its 2017 Disruptor 50 list.

May 16, 2017
WannaCrypt ransomware attack—what is it, and how do you protect yourself?

Mark Crosbie, Dropbox Global Head of Trust and Security, offers guidance on the recent WannaCrypt ransomware attack.

May 15, 2017
Celebrating leadership at Dropbox

We're honored to celebrate the accomplishments of Carolyn Feinstein and Ellen Fleming, who have been honored for excellence in their field.

May 3, 2017
Dropbox now available on Windows 10 S

We've updated the Dropbox app for Windows 10 to support Windows 10 S.

April 12, 2017
Machine Learning at Dropbox

Machine intelligence drives important technology at Dropbox, including the Document Scanner.

April 11, 2017
Keep work moving forward with updated Dropbox and Paper mobile apps

New updates to our iOS and Android mobile apps help you stay productive on the go.

April 4, 2017
The new dropbox.com—files and team activity, all in one place

We're excited to roll out our new, redesigned website to all users.

March 8, 2017
How Expedia manages global expansion with Dropbox Business

Expedia team members across IT, Marketing, and Customer Service, among other groups, use Dropbox to collaborate from anywhere.

March 7, 2017
Dropbox Gains Momentum in Education, Joins Internet2 NET+ Program

Dropbox offers easy path to improve collaboration and productivity for leading universities and research networks.

February 23, 2017
How to Build the Future, with Drew Houston

Drew Houston meets with Y Combinator's Sam Altman to discuss Building the Future.

February 22, 2017
Meet Securitybot: Open Sourcing Automated Security at Scale

Dropbox has developed and deployed Securitybot, an automated system for investigating potential security incidents.

February 7, 2017
Welcome to Nicholas Jitkoff, our new VP of Design

Nicholas will lead our Design team in defining their vision for Dropbox.

February 2, 2017
IDC: Dropbox is the fastest SaaS company to reach $1 billion in revenue run rate

Dropbox has surpassed $1 billion in revenue run rate.

January 30, 2017
Dropbox transforms teamwork with new products and business plans

Dropbox launches a series of new products and business solutions that give teams the tools they need to be creative and productive.

January 16, 2017
The state of teamwork 2017

We predict people will work on more and smaller teams, those teams will become more fluid and dispersed, and remain unevenly distributed throughout organizations.

January 10, 2017
Working better together with Dropbox Paper

Dropbox Paper helps fast-moving teams collaborate and share ideas, across the platforms and devices they rely on.

November 16, 2016
Dropbox Enhances Corporate Data Protection with New Security Controls

Dropbox introduces greater control for admins, and an expanded data center footprint.

October 18, 2016
Welcome to our new CMO, Carolyn Feinstein

Carolyn is a passionate storyteller, whose impressive career leading marketing teams spans more than two decades.

October 13, 2016
Aditya Agarwal promoted to CTO of Dropbox

Aditya will lead innovation efforts at Dropbox, and continue to manage the world-class engineering team.

September 28, 2016
Dropbox achieves Privacy Shield Certification

Dropbox welcomes the adoption of the new EU-US Privacy Shield framework.

September 26, 2016
IDC rates Dropbox sync performance as “best-in-class”

In an independent study, leading industry analyst IDC concludes that Dropbox sync performance outshines competitors.

September 22, 2016
Making European infrastructure available to our customers

Dropbox now offers Europe-based storage for companies using Dropbox Business.

September 20, 2016
MacOS Sierra: How to ensure smooth syncing with Dropbox

Apple’s latest OS may impact the way Dropbox works on Macs; here are a few tips to keep things running smoothly.

August 19, 2016
Ajay Vashee to lead Dropbox financial operations as CFO

Ajay has played a key leadership role in major business and financial milestones since joining Dropbox in 2012.

July 21, 2016
Dropbox named a Leader in 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for EFSS

The Gartner Magic Quadrant evaluates vendors on their vision, and their ability to execute on that vision.

July 14, 2016
Saving space and bandwidth with Lepton image compression

The streaming image compression format reduces JPEG image sizes by 22%, losslessly, and is available under the Apache open source license.

July 11, 2016
Dropbox is free cash flow positive, with 200,000 Business customers

These milestones demonstrate that the infrastructure investments Dropbox has made are winning with users.

July 6, 2016
Moving 500 petabytes of user data into our Magic Pocket

As one of the largest multi-exabyte storage system in the world, Magic Pocket helps Dropbox optimize performance for users.

June 22, 2016
Save time and work smarter with new productivity tools

Dropbox introduces new tools to simplify user workflows, and their workspace.

June 8, 2016
Dropbox enters channel partnership with HPE

Through this partnership Dropbox will be able to offer additional data security through product integrations with HPE.

June 1, 2016
Dropbox Business introduces company-managed groups

Enhanced group controls give Dropbox Business customers tools to manage and organize their teams.

May 25, 2016
EMM integrations with IBM, Inventit, SoftBank, and Matrix42

EMM integrations allow admins to ensure their users are accessing team accounts from managed devices.

May 24, 2016
Find, access, and collaborate on all Dropbox files with Project Infinite

With Project Infinite, users will seamlessly and securely access all their Dropbox files, regardless of how much hard drive space they have.

May 23, 2016
Dropbox opens Hamburg office, expanding European committment

Dropbox Business has seen tremendous growth in Germany, and Hamburg is the second European office to open in 2016.

May 10, 2016
Dropbox Education helps colleges and universities collaborate

Universities that deploy Dropbox Education benefit from cost-effective pricing, and compliance support for relevant standards and regulations.

May 2, 2016
Paul Jacobs joins the Dropbox Board of Directors

Dr. Paul Jacobs is the Executive Chairman and former CEO of Qualcomm.