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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...

Hurricane Sandy's Impact Measured By Flickr Photo Posts
2013-11-06 12:24:36

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Hurricane Sandy hit 24 states in Late October last year, decimating parts of New Jersey and its famous boardwalk, becoming the second-costliest hurricane in US history. Scientists have now measured the superstorm's impact by using pictures posted on photo-sharing site Flickr. Thirty-two million photos of the weather phenomenon were posted on Flickr between October 20 and November 20 2012. Researchers, publishing a paper in the journal...

LookFlow Image Recognition Startup Joins Yahoo, Flickr
2013-10-24 12:26:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Yahoo! has acquired image recognition startup LookFlow and now plans to incorporate the technology into its photo-sharing service Flickr. The small company, consisting of only five engineers, explains their work as “a powerful new way for people to find, explore, collect, and share all kinds of things they’re interested in.” Yahoo! has now acquired more than 20 companies since Marissa Mayer took the helm last year in an...

Flickr Helps Predict Interest In National Parks
2013-10-22 11:18:53

[ Watch the Video: Flickr Photos Will Help Study Tourism Spots ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Now that the national parks have been reopened following the partial government shutdown, some may begin to use the power of social media to understand where tourists are going and what they’re doing when they get there. Using photos found on photo sharing site Flickr, scientists with the Natural Capital Project at Stanford University have been able to better gauge...

2013-10-19 23:01:19

PearlMountain's Picture Collage Maker 3 for Mac major update comes with new features, including 140+ revamped templates, multiple pages, direct iPhoto imports & exports and more. Chengdu, China (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 Developed by PealrMountain Technology Co., Ltd, Picture Collage Maker for Mac is a versatile and easy-to-use photo collage creator. With delicate templates and easy customization features, the Mac OS X application enables users to compose stunning collages,...

Yahoo Mail Redesign
2013-10-09 09:36:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Yahoo continues their march to act, feel and look like a completely new company with new features and themes for Yahoo Mail. The redesign brings a new conversation mode that groups messages together in a thread, uses some design cues from the Yahoo weather app, and places some commonly used functions in a slide-over or hover-over menu. Just as they did for Flickr users back in May, Yahoo is also giving its Mail users 1 Terabyte of...

Yahoo Release User Data Request Transparency Report
2013-09-08 05:28:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online US federal officials requested data on more than 40,000 Yahoo users during the first six months of 2013, the web portal announced Friday as part of their first government transparency report. According to Washington Post reporter Hayley Tsukayama, Yahoo revealed that it had received 12,444 requests for data pertaining to the accounts of 40,322 users between January 1 and June 30 of this year. The Sunnyvale, California-based...

2013-09-04 23:22:48

Award-winning Photo Scanning Service Teams Up with Next-generation Photo-sharing platform to dramatically simplify getting your treasured photo memories safely and beautifully to your mobile devices. New partnership enables family memory-keepers to magically go from boxes of old photos and countless carousels of slides to elegant online photo browsing, free cloud backup, private family sharing, and instant syncing and printing from mobile devices. Medford, NJ (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 If...

2013-09-04 23:19:13

Acclaimed photography software developer MacPhun Software (http://www.macphun.com) today announced the release of Snapheal Pro, an upgraded version of its popular image-healing product for the Macintosh platform. Proprietary CleanPics™ technology for removing unwanted objects in photos, the ability to run as a plug-in to popular image editing software, and a streamlined user interface highlight the new release. Del Mar, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Acclaimed photography software...

2013-08-29 23:01:04

EarthCam.net is launching an updated and enhanced version of its Control Center 7 Software to celebrate its 17th anniversary. A key feature of the Control Center upgrade to version 7.11 is the new tools for interior, exterior and foundation imaging, providing construction professionals with an indisputable record of pre-existing and as-built conditions. New York (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 In the spirit of continuous innovation and to mark its 17 years of success in the industry, EarthCam.net...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.