Boots on the Ground at Interdrone 2017: Why an Upload API matters to Drone Service Providers

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Over the past couple of months, we have seen a steady increase in conversations with drone specific prospects at Filestack. Purely looking at demand signals, it made sense to come out to learn more about this booming industry at one of the top billed drone events in North America, Interdrone 2017. What would a file uploading company gain from going … Read More

Filepicker team celebrates Tech in Motion milestone

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When there is cake promised, the Filepicker team will attend any networking meet-up. And so Jason Toy, our always-hungry CEO, was one of the first to descend upon the San-Francisco Tech in Motion event last night (May 14). The atmosphere at the meet-up was extra special as the group reached the epic 5,000 member milestone mark. Great work considering it was only established … Read More

Filepicker at BoxDev 2015

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We had a great time sponsoring BoxDev 2015 yesterday at Fort Mason, San Francisco Yesterday! Highlights of the day were hearing Marc Benioff and Eric Schmidt speak with Aaron Levie. Box also announced  Developer Edition, a platform for developers to build applications. Filepicker’s booth was busy – and our feet definitely hurt at the end of the day – but … Read More

Filepicker at Box Dev 2015

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We are proud to announce that we are sponsoring Box Dev 2015 in San Francisco April 22nd! This year is looking exceptionally good, with Eric Schmidt, Marc Benioff and our very own Jason Toy as 3 of their 20 speakers. Come join us and over 1,500 developers for the second Box developer conference. We have 10 discount codes to save you … Read More

Filepicker sponsors McHacks this weekend

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McHacks is a hackathon in Montreal, QC, Canada at the William-Shatner building at McGill University’s downtown campus. Everyone at the hackathon gets one month free of Filepicker! You should receive the promo code in your introductory package. The team that has the best implementation of Filepicker will win one year free of the Grow plan, a $1,000+ value! Follow all … Read More

Exosphere 2014 Mission Release

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Thanks to everyone who came out to Exosphere 2014! It was a great turnout, and good times were had by all. Participants who were in Las Vegas for AWS re:Invent were invited by Iron.io, Storm Ventures, Copper.io and Filepicker to attend the shuttle launch. On Wednesday, November 12th, at approximately 18:30 Pacific Standard Time (PST), all those invited received a … Read More

Filepicker at API World

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Last week was a busy one for Filepicker! We got the team together from Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Europe. DataWeek + API World 2014 Conference & Expo is San Francisco’s largest Data + API conference of 2014 – with 100+ talks and interact with 200+ new data & API technologies. If you had a chance to come out to … Read More

Filepicker San Francisco Meetup

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What: A drink up with Filepickers @jtoy, @markbakker, the startup community, and other Filepickers. When: Tuesday, September 16 at 8pm Where: Palmer’s. 2298 Fillmore St. How: Look for the robot tshirts, and signup using the form below.

Filepicker at API World in San Francisco

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Great news! FIlepicker is going to be in San Francisco for API World, the largest API conference and expo 100% focused on developers. We’ve been invited to talk on the Emergence of Storage API’s and File App Ecosystems panel. “Does the emergence of File Storage API’s and file app ecosystems mean that a company is no longer “locked into” one … Read More

How are Your Servers Really Feeling (Really)?

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 We deal with a lot of data at Filestack and are constantly looking at ways to improve our ability to manage the large volume of content flowing through our systems. Last week, we had a great opportunity to exchange notes with folks at the OPen Compute Summit. The Open Compute Summit featured a hackathon sponsored by the awesome folks at Upverter and … Read More

Startup Events

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It has been said you should enter a business plan competition at most once. Steve Blank wouldn’t even go that far. Most startup events are similar, particularly around universities – going to more than one can be dangerous in that it creates a false sense of accomplishment. Don’t get me wrong, these events are fun, and for the people presenting, … Read More

Filepicker.io’s “Don’t write off HTML5” contest

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“When I’m introspective about the last few years, I think the biggest mistake that we made as a company is betting too much on HTML5 as opposed to native. Because it just wasn’t there.” -Mark Zuckerberg, Techcrunch Disrupt SF, September 2012. Some of us aren’t ready to give up on HTML5 yet. At Filepicker.io, we are BIG believers in the … Read More

Why the photos space will continue to be hot. Five interesting hacks from Photo Hack Day 3-San Francisco

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High energy, high quality and high stakes. Photohack day 3 was all of that and more! Follow the discussion on HN Photohack day 3 was the first edition on the west coast of the increasingly popular Photohack day hackathon put together by Aviary and its partners (Facebook, Dropbox, 500px, Samsung, Walgreens, Sincerely, Flickr, Flashphoto, Fujifilm, Tumblr & Filepicker.io). The previous … Read More