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Flickr Announces New Licensing Opportunities For Photographers

07/29/2014, While some of us use photo hosting services like Flickr just as a means to backup our photos or provide a gallery in which we can share with friends and family, there are some out there who use it for professional purposes where they can display their...

Apple’s iPhone Continues To Dominate On Flickr

06/12/2014, Smartphone cameras these days are improving with every release. In fact it seems to have become less of a megapixel race these days, which is a good thing because like we said before, megapixels don’t necessarily mean better photos. Instead, smartphone...

Flickr 3.0 Brings Filters, Editing Tools And More

04/17/2014, Yahoo today launched a completely redesigned Flickr 3.0 application for iOS and Android. Right off the bat it seems like the service is trying to compete with Instagram head-on. It now offers filters like its Facebook owned counterpart as well as advanced...

No New Flickr App For Windows Phone Anytime Soon

02/06/2014, Back in the day of Windows Phone 7, Yahoo released a Flickr app for the platform but has not bothered to update the app since. Heck, even the design of the Windows Phone button on the Flickr website is that of the old one, and given that we’re...

Flickr Introduces Web Embeds

12/18/2013, Flickr has the strong belief that taking, sharing and discovering photos is a daily habit for humans, and this means that they will not rest on their laurels at all. Flickr has just announced that they will be introducing a new web embedding feature,...

Flickr Goes Down As Yahoo Struggles To Get Mail Up And Running

12/12/2013, Over the past few days quite a lot of Yahoo Mail users have been complaining about issues with the service. The company confirmed that due to a hardware problem on one of its mail data servers, users were facing issues in accessing Yahoo Mail. While the...

Nokia Lumia 1020 Is The Most Popular Nokia Camera On Flickr

12/01/2013, One of the features of the Nokia Lumia 1020 is its ability to snap some great photos, thanks to the built-in camera which is actually the highlight of the device itself. This is why we guess we can’t really say we’re too surprised to learn that the...

Flickr Photo Books Service Launched

11/19/2013, It is not surprising to hear that Flickr has finally taken the step to do something that small startups had long ventured into – the creation of photo books. After all, Flickr is a repository of memories for many people, whether it is a vacation or...

Yahoo Picks Up LookFlow So That Flickr Can Improve

10/23/2013, A rolling stone might gather no moss, and companies certainly do not want to remain stuck in a single place without making any progress at all in relation to its competitors. Having said that, one of the ways that companies could improve themselves would...

Flickr Gets New Beta Design And New Photo Experience

10/14/2013, For those of you who are frequent users of Flickr, you might have noticed that Flickr has just received a new beta design from Yahoo, where it will deliver a new photo viewing experience. Joining up is a snap, all you need to do is to just click the...

Flickr iOS 7 App Automatically Uploads Full Resolution Photos

10/09/2013, With the release of iOS 7, app developers have been scrambling to update their respective apps in order to make full use of the tweaks and changes Apple made to the mobile operating system. After weeks of being available to iOS users, Yahoo has announced...

Flickr iOS App Updated With New Filters And More

08/29/2013, Yahoo today released a new update of its Flickr app for iOS. The update brings a host of new features such as filters and more camera tools, it also removes the paywall on some features that were previously only available to pro users. The app now...

Flickr To Be Shut Down For Six Hours On July 25th

07/24/2013, It is not exactly usual for major services on the internet, that are owned by big companies, to announce that they will be going dark for a considerable amount of time. Nevertheless, Yahoo’s photo-sharing site Flickr announced today that tomorrow it...