The gang's all here as Thorin and his company of Dwarves prepare for the 'Battle of the Five Armies' in the latest image from Peter Jackson's finale. [...]
Phil Libin started Evernote with the simplest idea: Remember everything — or, more precisely, everything that matters. Today, the company’s sleek suite of apps and services help you capture thoughts and ideas, snap photos, grab audio, and clip information, then access it from anywhere. Show More Summary
MEA Mobile has just announced that over four million mobile phone photos have been printed using the company's Printicular App which is powered by the Walgreens QuickPrints API. Printicular allows users to print photos from their smartphone camera roll as well as pictures from social media accounts such as Instagram, Facebook, Google+, Dropbox, and more.
“Spartacus” Bolshoi Ballet David H. Koch Theater New York, NY July 25, 2014 by Marianne Adams copyright © 2014 by Marianne Adams photo © Stephanie Berger Alexander Volchkov as Crassus and the company in "Spartacus" As a powerful, masculine...Show More Summary
Photo: Reuters "Apple will fire about 200 workers at Beats Electronics LLC following its $3 billion acquisition of the headphone and music company," reports Bloomberg, citing an anonymous source. "The jobs to be cut are in human resources, finance and other roles where there’s overlap between the two companies."
A new iPhone app called PHHHOTO (created by a company called, not surprisingly, HYPERHYPER) turns your photos into instant GIFs. As you can see, even Diplo is into using it for selfies. When you take a photo through the app, it takes multiple pictures in a row and instantaneously forms a GIF from your creation. [...]
Twitter just bought a machine learning company that uses software to extract data from images, which means it knows what Facebook, Tumblr and Pinterest know: Pictures are important. Madbits, a startup that hasn’t even launched publicly, announced it is joining Twitter on Wednesday. Show More Summary
DANGEROUS FLIGHT: The federal government’s decision to give wind energy companies up to a 30-year permit to escape penalties for the deaths of eagles has sparked controversy. Photo by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. By Rob Nikolewski ? New Mexico Watchdog ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Paul Domski is a falconer and a bird lover. And...
BMW M has just released a teaser image on its Facebook page, announcing that a new model will be unveiled on July 30th, 2014. The company’s performance arm didn’t offer any additional details and the photo shows a blurry red coupe in the background, but it appears we might be looking at the upcoming BMW M2. Show More Summary
A photo of an Apple Store chart has surfaced that suggests the company may have plans to launch a slightly modified line of 15-inch Retina MacBook Pros that will come with 16GB of RAM standard, as well as faster Haswell processors. The...Show More Summary
Fresh from increasing its focus on games with a dedicated fund for developers, mobile messaging company Tango is pushing itself as a place to share photos after it launched a standalone ‘music remix’ app for its US users. Tango Music Pix essentially lets users create a slideshow of images which can be set to music. Show More Summary
Harvest a thousand ideas. Above photo from popular photographer, and my friend, Thomas Hawk. Crowdfunding is the highest form of loyalty, and only a few big companies have entered this market Big companies can learn from Indiegogo, and Kickstarter. You’ve heard of Indiegogo, Kickstarter, and other crowdfunding platforms for the tech savvy, but what does [...]
We know what you're thinking, but a new app called Selfies is actually kind of fun, considering that it's a barely-promoted one-off from Automattic (the company responsible for WordPress). It told TechCrunch that Selfies was in development for eight...
A photo out of China on Sunday supposedly shows iPad-based Apple Store signage detailing the company's anticipated MacBook Pro refresh, which is expected to come with an updated processor lineup and 16GB of RAM across the board.
Apple may be planning to launch a slightly refreshed line of 15-inch Retina MacBook Pros complete with faster Haswell processors and 16GB of RAM standard, according to a photo said to have come from the company's Chongqing, China store...Show More Summary
February 1937. "Company steel town. Jefferson County, Alabama." The stomping grounds of our namesake Shorpy Higginbotham, killed in a mining accident in 1928. Photo by Arthur Rothstein, Resettlement Administration. View full size.
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When you can’t get what you want from a company, there are many bad ways a customer service representative can respond. Ahem. But in a bit of refreshing news, one Airbnb employee recently showed just how good customer service can be, even while having to reject that customer. Warning: before you keep clicking: Two attractive men in a shower. … [More]
Apple is in the midst of revamping its photo strategy across all its devices, including desktop and mobile, which means halting development on the company’s ancillary photo apps like iPhoto and Aperture and focusing on a single one-size-fits-all...Show More Summary
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. Snapchat-Like App Bolt Leaked on Instagram (SocialTimes) Some Android users are seeing a banner ad inside Instagram for the company’s new “one tap photo messaging app” Bolt. Show More Summary