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Are we witnessing the birth of a new Social Network?

Are we witnessing the birth of a new Social Network?

Imagine being able to connect with friends, create status updates that can be as detailed as blog posts, check into and recommend local restaurants, find great news stories and share them with connections, upload images and even create short video snippets.

Sound familiar?

How to use the New Flickr for Search

How to use the New Flickr for Search

Within hours of the announcement of Yahoo!'s blockbuster purchase of Tumblr for $1.1 billion, they made another bold announcement that probably made a lot more users happy. Flickr, one of the most popular web services for sharing, storing and organizing photos, just got bigger and better.

Flickr adopts Hashtag support, is Facebook next?

Flickr adopts Hashtag support, is Facebook next?

Over the weekend, Flickr released an update for their mobile app that brought complete hashtag support to the image-sharing network. This seems liks a smart move from Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer, and is one within a series of updates to Flickr which have demonstrated Yahoo's commitment to strengthening their position in the picture and social-sharing circle.

Is Snapseed by Google your next photo app?

Is Snapseed by Google your next photo app?

We have talked a lot recently about Instagram / Facebook vs. Twitter.

How to dump Instagram and save your images to Flickr

How to dump Instagram and save your images to Flickr using Flickstagram

In the weeks leading up to Christmas, Instagram made a series of PR mistakes that alienated a vast number of users. In an attempt to update and clarify their Terms of Use, many users and mainstream media outlets interpreted the new Instagram TOS as stating that Instagram owned all user images and would be able to sell those images for ads.

Flickr app updated, getting better and better

Flickr app updated, getting better and better

Sometimes, it's good when two of your major competitors are fighting and getting lots of negative publicity.

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