Looks like it’s about that time… after 7 years, I’m leaving Microsoft! This may come as a shock to people who I’ve met over the years, so I’d like to give you all some insight.
This past year was a transformational year for me. I had completed my responsibilities to launch the closest thing to a startup Microsoft had to offer. My co-workers were leaving Microsoft in droves. My product team was primarily based in Shanghai and, after the exodus, I was the only person left in Seattle. Almost all of my closest friends had left the Seattle area. My girlfriend and I broke up. To top it all off, I was diagnosed with
[Update: June 2013]
Are you looking for SkyDrive promo codes? Sadly, there are currently no offers to get 25GB of free SkyDrive storage. The offer I originally wrote about expired in 2012. The good news is you get 7GB for free just for signing up. Here are all of the active offers I can find for additional free storage:
- SkyDrive for Students – If you’re a student (or can prove you have access to a .edu email address), you can get 3GB of additional SkyDrive storage for free! Head over to www.SkyDriveForStudents.com. You will get a single email which will include a redemption code that you’ll enter into the SkyDrive web site. All-in-all it should take less than 2 minutes.
- Post any other offers in the comments and I will keep this list updated.
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The SkyDrive team has seriously upped the ante as far as cloud storage goes.
SkyDrive Improvements in April 2012:
- 2GB file uploads
- Ability to “fetch” files from your PC on-demand without putting them on SkyDrive.
- Sync and access files seamlessly across all of your devices including your PC, Mac, iPhone, and Windows Phone! (As well as anywhere you have a web browser.)
- Up to 25GB of free storage! (Note: this only works for existing Live IDs and was only available for a limited time. This offer has now expired! You can stop looking!)
To get upgrade your existing account from 7GB to 25GB just