14 Jun 2017

Cozy at Viva Technology trade show

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Some of our readers may want to attend the Viva Technology show but are concerned about the steep price, so we’ve decided to help by giving away free three-day passes (cost: EUR490!) As we suspect that there may be more requests than available passes, we need a way to decide who gets the pass and  […]

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9 Jun 2017

Cozy Cloud shows off a completely new pre-version of its personal cloud solution

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This brand new version of the Cozy personal cloud arises a great usability improvement, a new architecture more scalable and the sync with new operating systems (Windows, MacOS, iOS and Android). Paris, 9th of June 2017, during the Futur en Seine Festival, Cozy Cloud introduces a brand new version  […]

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17 May 2017

About WannaCry and strong crypto

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We have been offered by the Mobile Ecosystem Forum to write a little something about the hot topic of the days, the WannaCry ransomware, who is causing damage to many individuals and organizations. The article has been published: ransomware attacks and lessons to be learnt, but we only had room for  […]

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14 Apr 2017

Benjamin Bayart on privacy, freedoms and democracy

We have invited Benjamin Bayart to talk about privacy, freedoms and democracy. Benjamin is known for his involvement in the Quadrature du Net, the “Exégètes Amateurs” and the French Data Network FDN, as well as the FDN Federation. What is the relationship between targeted advertising, mass  […]

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Christophe presents the upcoming developments on My Accounts

Christophe Thiriot, developer at Cozy Cloud and maintainer of the My Accounts application (formerly Konnectors) introduces us to it. He also presents the various developments planned with the coming arrival of Cozy V3. What are they? Who is this application for? What can it bring to your daily  […]

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M4dz introduces us to Cozy's Devtools

M4dz, front-end developer at Cozy Cloud, presents the various Cozy Devtools. Want to find out more about how we work? Do you want to help us? All the necessary information is unveiled in this video! We are really sorry for our anglophone readers, the video is only available in French.  […]

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13 Apr 2017

Release of Cozy V3 Alpha! Aka the light at the end of the tunnel

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It’s a big moment here at Cozy Cloud, as we are launching the Alpha 3 version of our Cozy software. In itself, an Alpha version (pre-version of a still barely usable software) doesn’t generate a lot of excitement. However this launch is a special one for the Cozy community, insofar as it makes it  […]

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12 Apr 2017

Joseph presents the Cozy v3 roadmap

Joseph Silvestre, “Product Owner” at Cozy Cloud and one of the first developers of the Cozy project, gives an update on the progress of Cozy V3. As the first quarter ends, where are we at? What’s been delivered according to the plan, what is likely to be late? And what are we going to do next? To  […]

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16 Mar 2017

Two years with Cozy

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It’s been two years already, and it’s still a blast: 2 years ago, in March 2015, I have left Mozilla where I had spent 17 years to join Cozy Cloud. What about summarizing what we’ve done over these 2 years? The Cozy mission is more inspiring than ever The fact that I left my job at Mozilla may have  […]

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9 Mar 2017

The chilling effects of mass surveillance

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While surveillance of citizens is increasingly common around the world (did you hear about the recent Wikileaks revelations?), it stirs debate around one important question: how bad is it to live in a mass surveillance society? The answer is simple: when we know we may be under surveillance, we  […]

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2 Mar 2017

We want our data back using APIs!

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Cozy Cloud — the French startup that develops a free software personal cloud — has communicated to CNIL (French DPA) and the Art. 29 WP a comment on the modalities of implementation of the portability part of the GDPR. This comment is co-signed by many digital organizations and thought leaders.

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16 Feb 2017

Brand new My Accounts: Gathering your data has never been that easy

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We believe at Cozy Cloud that everybody should get its data back, in the simplest way possible. My Account, our app allowing you to automatically retrieve your data (bills, health data, etc,) plays a central role in this mission. This is why we decided to rethink this app from the ground up. What’s  […]

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10 Feb 2017

Building a Decentralized Internet movement at FOSDEM

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Last week-end was held the FOSDEM 2017 event, like every year at the ULB (Université Libre de Bruxelles), which where hackers from all over Europe gather to discuss about technology and free and open-source software. The entrance is free (donations are welcome), the event is run only by volunteers  […]

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5 Jan 2017

Pigs in a digital world

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Have your heard the joke about the two pigs? I think it’s a great way to start the new year (happy new year!). So here you are: Two pigs are in a farm and have a chat: I love this place! Isn’t it cool that all the food is for free? The second pig swallows its food and replies: Of course, and on top  […]

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8 Dec 2016

Gregory joins Cozy Cloud!

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Once we started our second round of equity financing, we knew that we would have to grow quickly and efficiently in order to increase the speed and stability of our development. This is a challenge all companies must face. This is when it’s important to recruit the best people so they can work in  […]

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29 Nov 2016

Cedric joins the Cozy crew

Cédric joins the Cozy Crew

At Cozy, we like to keep in touch with student communities. That’s where we often meet passionate people determined to find meaning in their work, who are very enthusiastic when discovering a new language and development project. That’s how Cédric found us: he wanted to create a professional data  […]

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28 Nov 2016

On the road to Cozy version 3

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TL; DR: Cozy is an Open Source / Free Software project that is both audacious and moving fast: applications are getting better, users are numerous and the community is very active. Financially, things are going well, the recent funding roud enables us to hire more developers. There is an issue  […]

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15 Nov 2016

FOSDEM & Decentralized Internet

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The Cozy team wants people to take back control of their data, but we know this is just a part of a larger goal, which is building a decentralized Internet. In order to achieve this, we want to help the many projects around a decentralized Internet to connect and cross-pollinize. This is why I have  […]

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10 Nov 2016

Digital home, sweet digital home

Digital home, sweet digital home

Is privacy a thing from the past? We hear it claimed a hundred times a day that privacy is dead. Today, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft know more about us than our parents or best friends thanks to the information they collect on us by storing our mail, our files, our photos, analysing our  […]

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9 Nov 2016

Cozy will be at POSS2016

Cozy will be at POSS2016

TL;DR Join us on November 16th and 17th for the Open Source Summit at POSS ! You can meet us at our stand B28. What is the Open Source Summit? The Open Source Summit is a European event dedicated to open source and open innovation in general. Free & Open Source Software, open data, open  […]

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