from the not-quite-as-parent-friendly dept.
jfruhlinger writes "Dropbox was a service that many techies fell in love with, only to be disappointed when they found out about its dodgy security and dubious copyright claims. The company's tried to make amends — but what other options are there for those who have had enough? While there's nothing quite as seamless out there, it's not difficult to build your own Dropbox alternatives from freely available software and services from other vendors."
The best book on programming for the layman is "Alice in Wonderland";
but that's because it's the best book on anything for the layman.