Since this class promotes to be all about the “cloud” thought this app might be an interesting on to post here, as you may have gathered from the opposite from normal title, this app is called UnCloud.
“unCloud is an application that enables anyone with a laptop to create an open wireless network and distribute their own information. Users can access information wirelessly while at the same time remain disconnected from the internet.”
And while “our” clouds rely on remote datacenters such as the ones here on campus, or public ones provided by google or amazon, all this app needs is a laptop and then it can run a LAN exhibit.
This video helps explain further.
This app may not be very appealing to anyone looking to utilize the extra computing power the cloud can offer, as it doesn’t provide any additional storage space or power. It is more for the user who wants to share wirelessly in privacy.