Articles with the tag Flickr

Flickr For iOS And Android Receive Major Redesign

Flickr was rumored last month to launch a redesign of its mobile apps, and today the photo site began rolling out a brand new look on iOS and Android. The app has been completely overhauled on both platforms, though both have some minor differences. On Android, navigation icons such as your home feed, which displays […]

Yahoo Acquires LookFlow To Improve Flickr’s Photo Discovery Platform

Yahoo has acquired LookFlow, a company that develops image recognition technology. The two companies announced the deal on Wednesday but did not disclose terms of the deal. On its website LookFlow posted a message which in part reads: “We built LookFlow as an entirely new way to explore images you love — combining delightful user […]

Flickr Adds Hashtag Support To iOS App

The Flickr iOS app now offers support for hashtags. The photo sharing service announced the new feature on Saturday. Flickr has long used “tags” to categorize photos across the web, however the company has changed “tags” to hashtags to get with the times and popularity of the hashtag option. Users can add the new hashtags […]

Flickr Pro Free For 3 Months! Photo Site Kicks Instagram When Its Down

Flickr Pro is now available with a free three month trial period. Flickr announced its new free to try program just days after Instagram’s proposed terms of service changes angered a larger percentage of its user base. The Flickr Pro service is not expensive at just $24.95 and while $6 in savings might now sound […]

Flickr iPhone App Adds Photo Filters, Sign In With Facebook Or Google

The Flickr iPhone app has received a major overhaul with a complete redesign and several new features. The new interface looks very modern, and instead of signing in with a Flickr account, you now have the option to sign in or sign up using Facebook or Google. Once logged into the Flickr iPhone app, you’ll […]