Monday Jul 23, 2012

BackupGoo: For When Clouds Start Leaking

Here's a great little backup tool, named BackupGoo, for your Google-related artifacts, i.e., mail, docs, contacts, and calendar:

I had everything set up in seconds, on my Ubuntu machine, as well as on my Windows machine. Great application. Gets you ready for those days when the clouds are leaky:

And here's the structure of the application, familiar to anyone using or creating applications on the NetBeans Platform:

Would be cool if the NetBeans Platform's Favorites window would be included in BackupGoo, which would let you browse into the folder of backed up files and then you'd be able to read those files within BackupGoo using the NetBeans Platform's text editor. 


Geertjan Wielenga (@geertjanw) is a Principal Product Manager in the Oracle Developer Tools group living & working in Amsterdam. He is a Java technology enthusiast, evangelist, trainer, speaker, and writer. He blogs here daily.

The focus of this blog is mostly on NetBeans (a development tool primarily for Java programmers), with an occasional reference to NetBeans, and sometimes diverging to topics relating to NetBeans. And then there are days when NetBeans is mentioned, just for a change.


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