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Twitter Launches Photo Filters Amid Instagram Battle Twitter Launches Photo Filters Amid Instagram Battle

We’ve known they were coming for some time, and now Twitter has finally unveiled a native photo filtering product (just in time for the holidays). “Every day, millions of people come to Twitter to connect with the things they care …

Instagram Update Improves Camera, Adds New Filter Instagram Update Improves Camera, Adds New Filter

Instagram has just launched an update to its iOS app that they say is the “largest upgrade to our Instagram iOS camera since it was revamped just over one year ago.” Don’t feel left out, Android users – you get …

Instagram Knows It’s Spammy, Says It’s Working on It Instagram Knows It’s Spammy, Says It’s Working on It

If you are a frequent Instagram user, you’ve probably run into your fair share of spam. Any popular photo on the service is routinely inundated with spammy comments – something that is an annoyance to both the photo’s poster and …

Instagram Photos Now Completely Gone From Twitter Instagram Photos Now Completely Gone From Twitter

Last week, Instagram took a shot at Twitter by cutting off Twitter cards support, which basically meant that Instagram photos posted to Twitter appeared less-than-optimal when expanded in users’ streams. It’s clear that Instagram wants Instagram users to use Instagram …

Twitter Photo Filters Coming Your Way by Christmas [REPORT] Twitter Photo Filters Coming Your Way by Christmas [REPORT]

Twitter wants your lo-fi photos of roast beast and your sepia-toned cans of Who hash. The holiday season is upon us, and Twitter knows that the amount of photos posted to any and all social networks will jump, significantly. And …

Your Instagram Photos Look Terrible on Twitter Because Instagram Wants You to Use Instagram Your Instagram Photos Look Terrible on Twitter Because Instagram Wants You to Use Instagram
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Instagram has always wanted to be more than a place to filter your photos. That’s why your Instagram app has a news stream. That’s why you have the ability to like and comment on other users’ photos. Instagram is its …

Twitter Blames Instagram for Irksome Photo Issue Twitter Blames Instagram for Irksome Photo Issue

If you’ve noticed that Instagram photos in your Twitter steam look a little less-than-optimal (horrible and cropped), it’s not just you. Twitter users everywhere are experiencing the problem ans Twitter is well aware of it. But Twitter says they are …

Instagram and Nickelback Collide to Make Hipster Heads Explode

Ah-look at this photograph-a. Seriously. Look at it. It’s my lunch, and it’s art. While Instagram mimics actual photography, Nickelback mimics actual music. Therefore it’s fitting that the two would be combined to create this awesomely bad musical parody of …

Facebook Photo Sync Launches for iOS & Android, Lets You Automatically Upload 2GB of Photos Facebook Photo Sync Launches for iOS & Android, Lets You Automatically Upload 2GB of Photos

After expanding the test to iOS users last week, Facebook has officially launched Photo Sync for both Android and iOS devices. Photo Sync allows users to enable automatic uploading of any photos they take with their mobile device straight to …

Google Lets You Export Panoramio Photos To Google+ Google Lets You Export Panoramio Photos To Google+

Google announced today that it is now letting Panoramio users export their photos to Google+. With Google+ being such a magnet for photographers, and Google touting it as such, it’s kind of hard to believe this wasn’t already an option. …

Facebook Restores That Nipple/Elbow Photo Facebook Restores That Nipple/Elbow Photo
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Yesterday we told you about Facebook’s latest act of severe breast phobia, as the social network removed a photo that only appeared to depict bare breasts, but instead featured a woman’s elbow. The Facebook page that posted the photo, Theories …

Here’s a Road Trip Across America in 5000 Photos
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America is beautiful, diverse, and all around awesome. That’s why there’s always been an allure to hopping in your car and driving a few thousand miles from one end to the other. I know it’s on my bucket list. Well, …

Instagram Launches Badges to Promote New Web Profiles Instagram Launches Badges to Promote New Web Profiles

After seeing signs that it was on the way for a few months, Instagram finally launched web profiles for its growing user base. Accessible by going to Instagram.com/username, the web profiles feature your profile photo, bio, and all of your …

Facebook Tests Photo Sync for iOS, Allowing Some Users to Auto-Upload Their Photos Facebook Tests Photo Sync for iOS, Allowing Some Users to Auto-Upload Their Photos
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Facebook is expanding a test that they began a couple of months ago with the Android app. The company is currently testing Photo Sync for iOS, which allows users to have their smartphone photos instantly uploaded to a private Facebook …

Twitter Reminds You to Upload a Header Photo with an Animation Twitter Reminds You to Upload a Header Photo with an Animation
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Back in September, Twitter unveiled a pretty significant redesign of user profiles which gave you three different photos to worry about: your profile picture, your header photo, and your background image. The header photo is that giant new option that …

Bing Lets You Download the Daily Homepage Photo Bing Lets You Download the Daily Homepage Photo
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Bing is known for its cool photos that serve as the backdrop for the homepage. They change every day, and are mostly unrelated to any current news, anniversary, or holiday (with some exceptions). For the most part, they’re simply cool …

Instagram Was Twice as Busy as Normal When Obama Won Instagram Was Twice as Busy as Normal When Obama Won
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We know that Twitter had a huge election night. They announced over 31 million total election-related tweets, and a peak tweet-per-minute total of 327,452 (right as the networks began to call the race for President Obama). We also know that …

The Obamas’ Hug Becomes Most-Liked Photo in Facebook History The Obamas’ Hug Becomes Most-Liked Photo in Facebook History
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When it was becoming more clear that Barack Obama would be reelected and remain President of the United States, he tweeted and Facebooked the news to his millions of followers/fans. One photo update in particular resonated with people, and it …

Google+ Unveils New Reporting Mechanisms for Content, Hangouts Google+ Unveils New Reporting Mechanisms for Content, Hangouts

Google just announced some new privacy functions for Google+ that deal with how users report abusive content within the stream as well as abuse within Hangouts. Here are the changes, as announced by Google’s Pavni Diwanji on Google+: Reporting content …

Facebook, Not Twitter, Adds Photo Filters to iOS App Facebook, Not Twitter, Adds Photo Filters to iOS App
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On the same day that reports surfaced claiming that Twitter was working on native photo filtering for their mobile apps, Facebook went ahead and launched native photo filtering for their iOS app. Yesterday, the New York Times reported that anonymous …

Instagram Launches Profiles For The Web Instagram Launches Profiles For The Web

Instagram announced today that it will be rolling out profiles on the web over the next few days. The feature is long overdue, and seemed like only a matter of time. We’ve seen signs that it was coming. “Your web …