Dropbox Spaces: Evolving from File Platform to Work Platform

Working in Place, not in Passing

Stowe Boyd
Sep 29, 2019 · 5 min read

When we spend our time in passing, we are losing time in place, where the deep work gets done.

A Dropbox Space in which I am writing this post

So, instead of a background utility, quietly grinding away at the unexciting but critical task of syncing files from my devices to the cloud and vice versa, Dropbox has moved to the foreground of work.

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Stowe Boyd

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Work ecologist. Founder, Work Futures. The ecology of work and the anthropology of the future.

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GigaOm is the leading global voice on emerging technologies. We help transform enterprises with insight and guidance in an AI-enriched, data-driven world.

Stowe Boyd

Written by

Work ecologist. Founder, Work Futures. The ecology of work and the anthropology of the future.

GigaOm

GigaOm

GigaOm is the leading global voice on emerging technologies. We help transform enterprises with insight and guidance in an AI-enriched, data-driven world.

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