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2012-05-24 23:03:04

Families can now benefit from a comprehensive & intuitive personal storage solution for their most meaningful memories in photos, videos, diaries and social media“¦ Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) May 23, 2012 my internet Corporation (℠mi Corp.´) announced today the public beta launch of mi Lifemap web, iPhone and iPad storage application with an offer of 2GB of free storage for new members. mi Lifemap is a personal and private storage solution that maps all of your...

Flickr Adds 'Liquid Layout' Adapting Image Size To Browser
2012-05-16 07:44:25

Yahoo-owned photo sharing site Flickr released a new page layout on Tuesday, dubbed “liquid layout”, which adjusts the photo page and image to the size of the user´s browser window. The new layout means the biggest photo size appropriate for each photo viewer will now be displayed. “Flickr is known for its outstanding image quality that enables people to showcase the amazing details of their photographs,” said Markus Spiering, Flickr´s head of product,...

Flickr, Pinterest Team Up For Photo Attribution
2012-05-02 07:56:26

The popular photo-sharing website Flickr announced on Tuesday that it was teaming up with the social networking site Pinterest to ensure all its images are properly attribute to their source. Yahoo-owned Flickr said it has added a ℠Pinterest´ button in the share menu of its site, which automatically credits the image to its source when it is shared. Photographers that do not want their Flickr material shared can disable the site´s ℠share´ button....

eStorys A visual storyboard system supporting back-channel commu
2012-03-14 10:44:22

Researchers at the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) have developed a computer application that allows georeferenced images that have been uploaded to social networks on the Internet to be recovered, located on maps and organized like a comic to create a visual perspective of a specific story, such as a crisis situation or an emergency. The system the UC3M researchers have created, with the collaboration of La Sapienze University of Rome (Italy), facilitates the search for...

2012-03-12 11:29:39

Researchers at the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (UC3M) have developed a computer application that allows georeferenced images that have been uploaded to social networks on the Internet to be recovered, located on maps and organized like a comic to create a visual perspective of a specific story, such as a crisis situation or an emergency. The system the UC3M researchers have created, with the collaboration of La Sapienze University of Rome (Italy), facilitates the search for...

2012-03-09 08:00:00

Boston-based Flickr addicts have created an engaging new app which allows instant access to an infinite stream of the best images from the world´s most comprehensive photography collection - cunningly disguised as a classic puzzle game Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 09, 2012 The internet hosts an astonishing collection of the world´s best photography — so vast, in fact, that exploring it is a major challenge in itself. Scatterpic, the new iPhone app developed in Boston, MA,...

Flickr To Upgrade And Redesign This Month
2012-02-23 09:30:55

Flickr will be updating its website and introducing new services as competitors are threatening it online prominence. The updates begin with a new photo stream design, Justified View, and a new uploading feature, called Uploadr. Flickr head of product, Markus Spiering, discussed these changes earlier this week and promised more user engagement with the changes, reports Zoe Fox for Mashable. “Flickr provides you with the most beautiful, most secure, most functional, and most...

2012-02-09 23:30:56

Do geotagged photos posted online threaten children's safety? A study published in the International Journal of Electronic Security and Digital Forensics this month suggests that parents and carers could be putting children at risk if they upload digital photos that are automatically "geotagged" by their camera. Joanne Kuzma of the University of Worcester, England, has analyzed photos that clearly show children's faces on the photo sharing site Flickr. She found that a significant...

2012-01-02 08:00:00

WhenInTime, a web based application, enables its users (students, historians, journalists, bloggers, photographers or anyone) to build interactive digital timelines on the topic of their choice. With the latest update timelines can be built based on feeds from Flickr, Picasa, YouTube, Vimeo etc. Redmond, WA (PRWEB) January 02, 2012 WhenInTime adds support to its timeline application to enable its users to build interactive timelines of their web social activities such as blog postings,...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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