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Photo-Sharing Service Flickr Has Been Acquired By SmugMug

According to a new report from USA Today, photo-sharing pioneer Flickr has been acquired by photo hosting service SmugMug for an undisclosed value. The fate of Flickr has been up in the air for quite some time now. Flickr was acquired by Yahoo in 2005 for $35 million, however, the company never really seemed to...

iPhone Tops Flickr’s List of Most Popular Cameras of 2017

Flickr has today shared its annual list of the most popular cameras of 2017, with Apple’s iPhone topping the list yet again. According to the Yahoo-owned photo and video hosting website, iPhones remained the dominant camera models with 54% of the top 100 devices being named iPhone and "an almost clean sweep of the top 10 Devices...

Flickr: How iPhone Dominated 2015 Top Camera Rankings

Following its usual Year in Review, Flickr has taken a deeper look at the top cameras and brands used by the Flickr community during the year. We know from the previous report that the iPhone remained the most popular camera in the “Flickrverse,” but now we can find out which version dominated. As Bhautik Joshi,...

iPhone Tops the List of Most Popular Cameras on Flickr Yet Again

According to Flickr’s Year in Review report for 2015, iPhone was once again the most popular camera brand that was used to capture images uploaded to the photo-sharing social network, accounting for 42% of Flickr photos and videos taken during the year. DSLR manufacturing giants Canon (27%) and Nikon (16%) came in at second and third respectively. The report...

Flickr for iOS Gets Support for 3D Touch and Spotlight Search

Flickr for iOS has today been updated to support 3D touch on iPhone 6s / 6s Plus as well as the spotlight search feature in iOS 9. The updated app enables users to preview photos, people, notifications and more with a light press of their screen. Furthermore, a new 3D Touch gesture inside the Flickr Camera Roll...

Apple.com Homepage in Pictures from 1992 to 2015 [Flickr]

An amazing Flickr album of Apple.com homepage screenshots by Florian Innocente (via Daring Fireball) takes us down the memory lane, all the way back to 1996. And to go back even further to 1992 or at the very birth of the World-Wide Web, Kevin Fox has shared a snapshot of how Apple.com appeared at that time...

Flickr Launches Official iPad App, Only Works With iOS 8

At Apple’s media event on Thursday, the company chose to focus on the camera abilities of the new iPad Air 2 and this seems to have caught Flickr’s attention. The Yahoo-owned photo sharing service has announced a new iPad-ready app, which on first impression looks well designed. The app is now optimized for the iPad,...

Flickr 3.0 for iOS Brings All-New App to Capture, Edit Images

Flickr today announced the launch of version 3.0 of their iOS app, which brings a completely rebuilt and redesigned app. The Flickr blog describes how the new built in camera also brings 14 live filters to go along with other editing features for your photos. Also new is the ability to record up to 30...