New Update Early access to Proton Drive is here

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For the last two years, we have been developing new ways for you to take control of more of your data beyond email and VPN. After launching Proton Calendar beta at the end of 2019, today we are pleased to announce the early access launch of Proton Drive, our new end-to-end encrypted cloud storage service. We consider this to be a major milestone in achieving our vision, because data stored on most cloud services is not truly secure.

With most cloud storage services, such as Google Drive, companies can monitor and scan your files and profit off your data. They could also potentially hand over your data to third parties.

With Proton Drive, you encrypt your data on your own device before uploading it to our secure servers, meaning we do not have the ability to access your files. We never spy on your data, and make zero money through ads. With Proton Drive you can store or back up files on our secure servers so that they can be readily accessed from any of your devices.

The rollout of this service has already begun. Today, many Proton users already have early access to Proton Drive. These include users with:
 

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Since we launched Proton Mail in 2014 as the world’s first encrypted email service, Proton’s mission has been to make online privacy and freedom available for all. Today, we’re excited to take an important next step by launching Proton Drive as a free encrypted cloud storage service.

We could not have done this without you. Proton Drive has been in development for over three years. During that time, we progressively refined and developed our encryption model to deliver the most private and secure cloud storage service available today. This was made possible by the approximately 450,000 members of the Proton community who participated in the Proton Drive beta. Today’s product is the result of your support and the thousands of suggestions you submitted.

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