It appears, cloud storage and file sharing platform, Sync.com is quite progressive and respect the mandate from the people for the revolutionary financial technology called ‘Bitcoin.’ According to a press release from the firm, it is accepting Bitcoin now from users. Currently, the firm has over 100,000 users who can now pay Bitcoin for the services.
Talking about the decision to embrace the digital currency, Thomas Savundra, CEO of Sync said that his firm offers a completely private alternative to consumer grade cloud storage services such as Dropbox, through the use of zero-knowledge encryption. However, he also added that they cannot access the data stored on the servers.
According to Savundra with Bitcoin, the customers can enjoy absolute privacy in the cloud for both their data and payments. The company is not much old as it was launched as a proof of concept beta in July 2013. Its zero-knowledge encrypted storage platform is now in use by over 100,000 individuals and businesses worldwide.
The firm believes that zero-knowledge storage platform guarantees client’s privacy by providing end-to-end encryption, and only they have access to the keys. Similarly, it provides ‘automatic backup and sync’ where it backs up client’s files all in one place,