Image Sharing

  • Imagesharing service Twitpic to shut down, blames legal threat from Twitter September 5, 2014

    San Francisco: The photosharing service Twitpic announced Thursday it was shutting down, saying it faced an ultimatum from Twitter to abandon its trademark or lose access to the messaging service. Twitpic, launched in 2008, allowed users to post photographs on the messaging platform before Twitter adding its own photosharing option in...
  • Instagram Direct: Instagram's new private photosharing, messaging feature December 13, 2013

    New York: Instagram has added a new feature that lets users share photos and videos with up to 15 people rather than everyone who follows them on the popular Facebookowned photosharing app. Called Instagram Direct, the feature is available for Apple and Android phones, CEO Kevin Systrom said at a news...
  • Dropbox adds photo upload for Android phones February 24, 2012

    San Francisco: Dropbox unveiled on Thursday a new photo uploading feature for Android smartphones, potentially sharpening its competition with Google, Apple, and a host of other companies battling to rule the burgeoning market for online storage solutions. With a single click, the feature will allow users to wirelessly upload high-resolution pictures...
  • Yahoo touches up Flickr amid internal turmoil September 29, 2011

    San Francisco: It isn't a pretty picture at Yahoo Inc. right now, but that's not stopping the beleaguered Internet company from touching up its popular photo-sharing service, Flickr. Yahoo made that clear on Wednesday with the introduction of a new way for friends in different locations to simultaneously browse through pictures....