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2009-11-25 07:12:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- photoWALL, an exciting new showcase of mobile devices, real-time web technology and user-generated content, announced today it is available to all Palm® Pre(TM) and Palm Pixi(TM) customers worldwide as a free download in the Palm Beta App Catalog. photoWALL enables an unlimited number of media channels (or WALLs) and displays them live on photowall.com. Mobile users can easily upload live photos with user-entered hash tags...

2009-11-02 11:16:00

NASHUA, N.H., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- iSyndica's latest update gives stock photographers the ability to distribute their images with custom watermarks to popular social media sites such as Facebook and Flickr. The custom watermarks can be applied to portfolios automatically, saving users hours of processing and uploading duplicate images for public use. The service also lets photographers resize their images to guarantee that the images they publicly share can't be reused for unauthorized...

2009-09-28 10:48:00

NASHUA, N.H., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- With many photographers struggling to make a name for themselves, online visibility has become an indispensable professional tool. iSyndica's latest feature, called "Promotion," enables users to securely distribute their portfolio on social media and photo-sharing sites for free, thereby gaining visibility without jeopardizing the rights to their work. Initial supported sites include Flickr, Picasa, Facebook and Twitter. The feature will also be...

2009-09-16 08:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Crafts today announced the introduction of Aurora Quick Fix, free powerfully simple photo editing, sharing and publishing software designed for consumers who are looking to quickly edit photos and share them online. Aurora Quick Fix is available immediately at www.lightcrafts.com and is free to download for Mac and PC. It joins a family of powerful and easy-to-use photo editing products offered by Light Crafts, including Aurora and...

2009-09-01 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Trust for Historic Preservation (NTHP) has drawn attention to hundreds of historic sites and other favorite places across the country with a creative and engaging social media campaign, This Place Matters. Launched earlier this summer with support and guidance from Charity Dynamics, the campaign enables individuals to share stories and photos of places that matter to them and also discuss ways to preserve those places. NTHP is a...

2009-08-27 16:40:07

Innovative software developed in Europe that makes it easier to organize, search and navigate collections of digital images will soon be available to media agencies, photographers and, potentially, anyone trying to keep up with photo-happy Facebook or Flickr friends.The ImageNotion software, which is expected to go on sale next year, takes a user-friendly approach to semantic image annotation and search, a technology that links the content of photos to concepts so as to make the images...

2009-08-18 06:11:00

NASHUA, N.H., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The lives of digital artists seeking to sell content via the Web just got easier -- and more efficient. iSyndica now provides a single platform through which they can sell their illustrations on eight different stock vector sites, saving hours of work spent uploading, tagging and submitting content to different sites. With iSyndica Illustrations, digital artists can upload their content once and then choose the sites over which they want to distribute...

2009-08-14 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Locc.us announces the launch of its iPhone application which provides location based services to allow users to discover local information and share their location with friends on Facebook(R) Platform and Twitter. Locc.us is a geo-social aggregator and is built upon APIs from multiple services. With the Yelp API, users can find local businesses. Geotagged public photos can be browsed through the Flickr API. Wikipedia articles with geographic information...

2009-07-15 08:15:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Crafts today announced several updates to Aurora, its powerfully simple photo editing, organizing, sharing and storing software, including the addition of two photo editing tools and the availability of Aurora for Mac users. As a summer gift to consumers, Light Crafts is offering Aurora for Mac or PC for free for 24 hours only. Consumers can download and own Aurora permanently, for free, by visiting www.lightcrafts.com/aurora, selecting...

2009-06-22 06:00:00

Follow the action on YouTube, Flickr, Twitter and Facebook as the bloggers write, snap pictures and shoot video (and of course travel!) coast to coast for 7 weeks. To view this as a Social Media Release with additional multimedia content, please visit: http://cli.gs/DZAPav TORONTO, June 22 /PRNewswire/ - Have laptop, will travel. That's the mantra for two bloggers and their interactive pilot project with the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC), "Canada is a Big...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'