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Virtual Nail Studio

Virtual Nail Studio is an exciting app that allows users to try out real-life nail polish colors, patterns, and rings on their own...

December 21, 2014 By ModiFace

Face Switch HD - Swap & Morph !

Swap, blend, morph any two faces you want in seconds! Download Face Switch to see what you and your partners child might look like,...

December 16, 2014 By Internet Designers

Dave Gorman wins: Flickr changes deletion policy

Flickr has changed its policies so that users outside the US will not have their photos peremptorily deleted, but will have the opportunity to respond and get them restored. The change represents a victory for award-winning British author and comedian Dave Gorman, who took on Yahoo's photo-sharing site after one of his images was deleted.

June 13, 2012 by

An avalanche of startup funds

Just recently, the IT world saw two blockbuster deals involving startups: the US$200 million purchase of app builder OMGPOP by casual games company, Zynga; and the US$1 billion acquisition of mobile photo-sharing site Instagram by networking giant Facebook.Although it is important to note that these transactions occurred in the U.

April 18, 2012 by

Amazon Cloud Drive Photos

Amazon Cloud Drive Photos puts the power of Amazon Cloud Drive in your pocket. This free mobile app lets you access all of the photos...

December 15, 2014 By

99designs helped Instagram at launch

Instagram now has access to some of the world's best technology resources after being acquired by Facebook for US$1 billion. However, it was a very different story in late 2010, when the photo-sharing application's launch was being threatened by an internet outage at the infamous Pier 38 in San Francisco.

April 11, 2012 by

Facebook buys Instagram for US$1bn

Facebook has acquired Instagram, one of the most popular photo-sharing and editing mobile apps, for the price of US$1 billion.

April 9, 2012

Electric vehicles might get equivalent of truck back-up alarms

One of my colleagues over at ZDNet sister blog site SmartPlanet had the opportunity to test an electric vehicle a few months ago (the Chevrolet Volt, ala the photo to the right), and one thing that struck me when I read his review was his comments about how quiet the car was to drive.Flash forward to the latest quandary when it comes to electric and hybrid vehicles: Some feel that they are TOO quiet, which might lead to pedestrian accidents, unless some safety measures are taken.

July 11, 2011 by

Beware emails that claim to be from Twitter or YouTube

Neither Twitter nor YouTube is going to send you emails that lead to phishing or malware sites, but spammers may well be sending you emails that pretend to be from them. This morning, for example, I had one that claimed to be from Twitter (see photo below), with the Subject line: "Unfortunately 1 direct message rejected".

June 7, 2011 by

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