1. MediaFire :
MediaFire is a file synchronization, file hosting and cloud storage service which is provided by MediaFire LLC. It provides client software for Windows, macOS, Linus, Android, iOS and web browsers. It was founded by Derek Labian and Tom Langridge. It offers 10 GB free storage space. It provides limited storage space for paid accounts. It was launched in 2006.
2. Wuala :
Wuala was a file synchronization service, file storage service, file versioning service and backup storage service which was originally provided by Caleido Incorporation but was later owned by Seagate Technology. It was developed by Dominik Grolimund and Luzius Meisserin. It was majorly developed using Java. It offered 5 GB free storage space. It was launched in 2008.
Difference between MediaFire and Wuala :
|It is owned by MediaFire LLC.||Originally owned by Caleido Incorporation but was later owned by Seagate Technology.|
|It was launched in 2006.||It was launched in 2008.|
|It offers 10 GB free storage space.||It offered 5 GB free storage space but later on it was made only paid-service.|
|It was developed by Derek Labian and Tom Langridge.||It was developed by Dominik Grolimund and Luzius Meisserin.|
|It provides additional 50 GB free storage space for referral up to 1 TB pro.||Initially it had referral system but later on referral service was suspended.|
|It has the maximum storage size of 100 TB.||Maximum storage size offered was 2 TB here.|
|It supports file versioning.||It also supported file versioning.|
|It does not provide ability to trade local disk storage space.||It provided ability to trade local disk storage space against cloud storage.|
|It is still in use.||This service was suspended in 2015.|
|Resumption of interrupted download is possible.||Resumption of interrupted download might lead to the failure.|
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