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Yahoo Could Recruit YouTube Stars For Its Own Video Streaming Site
2014-03-31 14:11:18

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Watching video has quickly evolved into one of the Internet's favorite pastimes. And while there are a handful of video-sharing sites, Google's YouTube has remained the one to beat. Recent reports suggest that Yahoo may be planning to build a direct competitor to YouTube, and it might be recruiting a few YouTube sensations to bring it popularity, Re/code reports. Acquisition was the first course of action, though that idea was dead...

Apple's App Store Offers Photo-Friendly Users A New 'Selfie' Category
2014-03-17 11:33:21

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Selfie has become such a popular term recently that even Apple is acknowledging it by adding a special section to its App Store. The Cupertino, California-based company added a “Sharing Selfies” category to its App Store so it would be easy for users to find iOS applications created around taking photos of yourself. The category contains 12 different selfie apps that either interface with existing social media networks or operate...

2014-03-17 04:21:35

LONDON, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid the growing availability of user-generated content (UGC) and a widening need for quality images in the online arena, Lobster, a UGC marketplace startup with Russian roots, today announced the opening of its London headquarters as part of a wider effort to expand its reach across the UK and globally. At an estimated 1 to 2 billion Euros in value, the market for user-generated images and photos would initially appear to be...

Yahoo Logs Out Of Facebook, Google ID Sign-In
2014-03-05 13:01:42

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Yahoo is making a departure from the single ID login feature that lets users sign into its properties using Facebook or Google ID, Reuters reports. Users will now have to register and use their Yahoo ID to sign into Yahoo properties. Users will start to see this change gradually across Yahoo properties such as Fantasy Sports and photo-sharing site Flickr, and then other properties. “Yahoo is continually working on improving the...

2014-02-24 23:24:07

IM Creator launches ‘IM-Free’: the anti-stock photos. (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 IM Creator’s new IM FREE offers a rich collection of high-quality, free resources, all for commercial use. IM-FREE allows the users to browse through 1000's of beautiful creative commons free photos and find an image that is exactly what they are looking for. IM-Free is a growing database and dozens of new photos are uploaded each week. In Google alone, there are over 60,000 searches a month for the...

Flickr Group 'Your ESO Pictures' Reaches 1000 Photos
2014-01-02 07:11:26

ESO In February 2011 we opened a Flickr Group, called “Your ESO Pictures” to encourage people to share their photos that revealed interesting aspects of ESO. Visitors to our sites often say that it is a life changing experience and we were curious to know what impresses them most. The initiative proved to be very popular, recently passing the 1000 photos milestone, for which we would like to thank all our Flickr friends! Many of the photos shared with us became Pictures of the Week...

2014-01-01 23:00:11

New no-cost Snapolio from Victor Interactive Mobile LLC lets users easily take a live photo or select one from their device’s camera roll, photo stream or shared album, and effortlessly transform it in a matter of seconds. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 People of all ages in search of an incredibly powerful, yet refreshingly easy-to-use tool that lets them transform and share photos can now download the innovative new app Snapolio from indie developer Victor Interactive Mobile....

New Algorithm Changes The Way We Find Photos On Social Media Sites
2013-12-03 10:43:40

University of Toronto A new algorithm designed at the University of Toronto has the power to profoundly change the way we find photos among the billions on social media sites such as Facebook and Flickr. This month, the United States Patent and Trademark Office will issue a patent on this technology. Developed by Parham Aarabi, a professor in The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, and his former Master's student Ron Appel, the search tool uses tag...

2013-11-26 23:25:05

Just in Time for the Holidays, tapsBook Users Can Create & Print Albums Same Day (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 tapsBook, a one-of-a-kind iPad app, turns photographs tucked away on digital cameras, mobile devices, computers and online photo services into organized, attractive and automatically updated photo story books that can be personalized and easily shared with family and friends with just a tap. With the holidays and New Year coming about, tapsBook is announcing its integration of...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).