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That's a pretty well known "feature". Don't worry, your data is backed up there – it only does not restore. And you cannot even really delete it there. So in some way, it's "safe"... Things you might want to look up in this context: What exactly is synced with Google? Underlines what I've said before, and also shows you ways to check what's "synced" ...
You are not alone. Inability to uninstall any apps and crashes in Settings, are some of the nasty bugs in Sony's recent Google Play edition devices. Currently there are no workarounds, and you must wait until Sony releases an update with fixes for these issues. Sources: Android Authority, Android Community [Edit] Allegedly, the upcoming 4.4.2 OTA update ...
Try Camera Album. This app automatically redirects captured photos to the selected album/directory. You can have multiple albums and quickly switch between them before taking photo. And with applications mentioned in previous posts you can synchronize only directories that you want.
As Google Drive is an option to the OP: I use an app called FolderSync, which support a load of cloud services (including e.g. Google Drive, Amazon S3, and Dropbox) as well as FTP/SFTP/FTPS to support your own servers. Using it successfully with SFTP and Dropbox, I can recommend its use: you can define "Folder Pairs" to sync, e.g. a single remote directory ...
Use Jorte Calendar on your Android. It will sync with Yahoo Calendar. Play Store links: Jorte Calendar Jorte Sync
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