Flickr for iOS Updated with Usability Improvements
Flickr today updated its iOS photo application with new features, improved usability, and bug fixes. Flickr now supports faster uploading and makes it easier to save photos from the Photostream to the camera roll. The app now automatically saves original photo files to the camera roll in addition to edited versions. The app makes it simple to tag contacts in photos, as well as receive notifications when mentioned by contacts. Lightbox view photos are displayed in higher resolution, and the app can now access the iPhone's volume up button to take photos. Flickr for iOS is a free download from the App Store.
Yahoo Improves Flickr Mobile Apps and Web Experience
Yahoo today announced a significant round of updates to its Flickr online photo service. To start, the online site has a new camera roll and improved search tools to make browsing through albums more enjoyable or locating specific moments much easier.
Skype Improves Photo Sharing for Windows Phone
Skype today updated its mobile application for devices running Windows Phone 8 and Windows Phone 8.1. The new version of Skype makes it possible to send photos to one or more contacts at a time, as well as receive photos from other Windows Phone and iOS devices.
Yahoo Bakes Flickr and Tumblr Into New Messenger App
Yahoo today revealed a fully redesigned Yahoo Messenger that makes it easier for people to share across the web. Messenger pulls features from Yahoo's product portfolio, including Flickr and Tumblr.
Latest Google Photos App Improves Search
Google is rolling out an update to its Google Photos app for Android with a new search bar. The app places the search bar at the top, replacing the floating action button that previously adorned the lower corner of the app.