Posts Tagged ‘Flickr’

Flickr Releases Top Images, Cameras of 2015

Posted by on Wednesday December 2, 2015 | Social Media/Web

As a repository of billions upon billions of images, it takes something to stand out on Flickr. Sometimes it’s a unique vision. Sometimes, skillful post processing or a captivating subject. And sometimes, you just need to build a spaceship and launch it into orbit. According to Flickr, the image below, from SpaceX, was the top... More

Forget Tumblr: Yahoo! Has Big Plans for Flickr

Posted by on Tuesday May 21, 2013 | Social Media/Web

Like most of the media world, I assumed yesterday’s Yahoo! press event in New York City’s Times Square would be about the company’s purchase of the blogging site Tumblr. Imagine my surprise when it was actually an announcement about the redesign of the photo-sharing site Flickr, which Yahoo! purchased in 2005. In hindsight, the event’s... More

New Pinterest Credit Feature Does Little to Protect Pinterest Users

Posted by on Friday May 4, 2012 | Copyright/Legal, Social Media/Web

Several days ago, Pinterest announced a new feature that automatically credits and links back to content that Pinterest users re-post from Vimeo, YouTube, Behance and Flickr. The announcement was part of Pinterest’s campaign to counter perceptions that copyright infringement is part of its corporate DNA. But the announcement amounted to little more than window dressing,... More