SkyDrive to support Windows 8 BitLocker, ODF docs, and 300MB file limit?


SkyDrive to support Windows 8 BitLocker, ODF docs, and 300MB file limit?
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We saw screenshots of a future SkyDrive version leak over the weekend that offered a look at some new features, but it appears there is even more to Microsoft's SkyDrive plans. LiveSide is reporting that the Wave 5 Milestone 3 release of SkyDrive will introduce support for BitLocker recovery keys storage alongside OpenDocument format support. The site speculates this could mean that Windows 8 will natively store decryption keys for its BitLocker hard drive encryption feature in the SkyDrive cloud.

Microsoft also appears to be testing out a http://sdrv.ms URL shortener for use when sharing direct to Twitter and other social networks. However, the biggest improvement in the company's plans is the revelation that SkyDrive may move to a...

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