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  • Email crushing your creativity? Here's a hack

    March 31, 2016

    CNBC

    Designers, photographers, video editors and marketing teams rejoice! Someone is hoping to rescue you from the soul-sapping email workflow. Email is a scourge to most creative professionals — whose work requires a collaborative, visual process rather than a disorganized email workflow — and now several start-ups are hoping to marginalize it as much as possible.

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  • 13 of the best new and updated Android apps from November

    December 3, 2015

    TNW

    With Christmas fast approaching, there’s just about enough time to take a look back at the best apps in November before our bumper end of year roundup! This month saw a lot of notable updates from big names like Instagram and Snapchat on Android, but there’s also a fun new weather app and a keystroke time-saver.

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  • Hightail Spaces provides better collaboration for graphics

    November 20, 2015

    AppAdvice

    One of the most challenging parts about collaborating on visual files has always been the necessity to use a disjointed combination of email threads, Google Docs, Dropbox, instant messages, and text messages to share and get feedback on things like photographs, Web designs, and videos. This method of collaboration is often clumsy and easily misunderstood.

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  • Hightail’s new app offers Google Docs-style commenting on photos and video

    November 19, 2015

    TNW

    There are loads of tools for collaborating on files with a team, but most of them only let you add comments to files or work with documents and PDFs. Hightail’s new app lets you mark up images and video just as easily.

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  • When Tech Brands Pivot, Marketers Must Sell the Changes With Aplomb

    October 19, 2015

    AdWeek

    The wand-waving and arm-flapping that defined a Wii-inspired generation of gamers are going out of vogue—and that's a problem for Just Dance. The video game built up a following of 54 million users who depended on motion-control technology—which game consoles from manufacturers like Sony PlayStation and Microsoft Xbox no longer bundle for free.

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  • Hightail' Spaces Helps People Collaborate on Shared Projects

    October 16, 2015

    TrendHunter

    Hightail, the company that was formally known as YouSendIt, is offering a new product called Spaces, that is designed specifically for collaborating on work projects. While YouSendIt was all about sending or receiving large files, Spaces is less about storage and more about collaboration on shared files.

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  • Hightail to a Defensible Niche

    October 16, 2015

    Gigaom Research

    It’s hardly news that enterprise file sharing technology has become commoditized. That process has very visibly played out in the tech media over several months now. However, most of the articles written have assumed that pure play file sharing startups have a bleak future, if any, as Microsoft, Google, Citrix and other platform vendors continue to commoditize both functionality and pricing.

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  • How More Tech Players Are Building Platforms to Cure Creative Headaches Collaborative software space heats up

    October 15, 2015

    AdWeek

    If you've recently worked on a creative project with multiple people, you know how fragmented the virtual conversation can get with email threads, Google Docs, Dropbox uploads and downloads, IM pings and text messages. And more and more software developers aim to untangle the webs we weave during such back-and-forth machinations.

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  • Hightail's new Spaces make it easy to annotate any kind of file

    October 15, 2015

    Engadget

    Remember YouSendIt? Late in the last decade, you probably send or received some big files through the service, perhaps of questionable legality. Regardless of how pirates may have used it, the company found success with businesses -- but as online storage became more and more of a commodity, the company rebranded as Hightail and started focusing on collaboration around those shared files.

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  • Hightail moves past file sharing with Spaces, a collaborative area for creatives

    October 15, 2015

    VentureBeat

    In the cloud-based file storage world, one of the first was a company called YouSendIt. The intention was to let you share files that were too big to send via email. But a lot has changed in the 11 years since its founding: For starters, it’s no longer YouSendIt — it’s now known as Hightail, having rebranded in 2013.

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  • Hightail Launches Spaces, A New Service For Collaborating On Visual Files

    October 15, 2015

    Techcrunch

    Back in 2013, YouSendIt changed its name to Hightail because it had evolved beyond its original file-sharing roots. Today, the core of the service is still about sharing files, but with a greater focus on professional use. To emphasize this, the company is officially launching Hightail Spaces out of beta today, a new tool that wants be the Google Docs for visual files — and kill email attachments in the process.

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  • Hightail Launches "Spaces," A Collaborative File-Sharing Tool For Visual Assets

    October 15, 2015

    Fast Co. Design

    Today, Hightail—the file-sharing tool formerly known as YouSendIt—is launching a new collaboration tool called Spaces. Similar to Google Drive, but more intended for visual assets, the tool allows teams to share, edit, and provide feedback on files in real time.

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  • Bearing Down on Data Upstarts

    August 24, 2014

    New York Times

    Nothing concentrates minds at a tech start-up like living in the middle of a price war between Amazon and Google. Just ask executives at companies like Box, Dropbox and Hightail. They pioneered a new kind of Internet service that allows people and companies to store all kinds of electronic files in an easy-to-use online locker. But as often happens, the much bigger companies liked the idea so much they decided to do the same thing — at a much lower price.

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  • Hightail Announces Mover, SkySync Integrations

    August 8, 2014

    Talkin’ Cloud

    Cloud file sharing service Hightail today announced integrations with Mover and SkySync that allow enterprises to sync, share, transfer or back up files across any connected system.

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  • Seven Tips for Naming (or Re-Naming) Your Company

    August 6, 2014

    Entrepreneur

    When I joined the company formerly known as YouSendIt as CMO in 2012, we had a major marketing challenge in front of us: stay with a name that the company had already outgrown or re-name and cast aside nine years of brand equity. We chose the latter.

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  • Hightail Scores Lenovo PC Tie-In

    August 5, 2014

    CRN

    Secure file sharing vendor Hightail has scored a major coup with Lenovo agreeing to pre-load the app on selected PCs and Windows tablets. A dedicated Hightail for Lenovo app will be linked to Lenovo ID, a secure cloud-based user authentication system. Users also get free 5GB of Hightail storage if they sign up through Lenovo.

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  • Silicon Valley’s Billboard Wars Are Back

    July 14, 2014

    CNBC

    On Highway 101 in California, the 45-mile stretch between San Francisco and San Jose has long been fertile ground for technology underdogs to rent out billboards and promote themselves via political-style attack ads. Twenty years ago, a business software provider called Informix touted its service as "the best database on 101" on a billboard not far from rival Oracle's headquarters.

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  • Hightail: A True Renegade of the Storage Business

    April 12, 2014

    Forbes

    In Silicon Valley, being a revolutionary is about taking down industries, raising and burning huge amounts of money and engaging in full-on PR. If you want a classic example of this, just take a look at Box (or, to be more specific, its S-1 filing).

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  • Samsung and Hightail’s New Partnership

    April 3, 2014

    Droid Report

    Samsung and Hightail (formerly YouSendIt) recently announced a new three-layered partnership last month in efforts to engage Samsung users to conduct work securely from wherever they may be.

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  • 10 Questions: Brad Garlinghouse, CEO, Hightail

    March 25, 2014

    Fortune Tech

    Brad Garlinghouse grew up in the American Midwest -- Kansas, to be exact. His interest in technology first began when his dad brought home a TRS 80 computer. After obtaining a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of Kansas, he went on to earn his MBA from the Harvard School of Business and eventually moved to Silicon Valley.

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  • Hightail launches UK office following $34m funding to support European expansion

    March 20, 2014

    Yareah Magazine

    The global file sharing and storage service, formerly called YouSendIt, has appointed seasoned digital professional Frank Lombos to lead UK operations from its central London office, which is now home to a team of 15 people. Hightail plans to create more UK-based jobs over the coming year, while exploring further openings in Europe, beginning with France and Germany.

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  • Hightail opens Australian office

    March 13, 2014

    The Australian

    US file sharing service Hightail, formerly called YouSendIt, has set up shop in Australia as it chases international growth.

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