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SmugMug acquires Flickr from Yahoo, says ‘the future is bright’

2018-04-22T03:04:29+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Photo-sharing site SmugMug has acquired fellow photo-sharing site Flickr from Yahoo (Oath Inc.) for an undisclosed sum. Don't worry, though -- Flickr isn't going anywhere, and may even finally receive the resources it's long deserved. The post SmugMug acquires Flickr from Yahoo, says ‘the future is bright’ appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source [...]

Social Feed: Pinterest glams up, Facebook tests ‘live’ prerecorded premieres

2018-04-22T03:04:27+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

What are the social networks up to this week? Facebook is launching a slew of new tests, while facing scrutiny for housing discrimination on top of data practices. Pinterest now has prettier profiles for businesses (with more stats). The post Social Feed: Pinterest glams up, Facebook tests ‘live’ prerecorded premieres appeared first on Digital Trends. [...]

Facebook investigating more security vulnerabilities with third-party logins

2018-04-21T03:04:21+00:00 April 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Be careful where you log in using Facebook credentials -- researchers recently uncovered vulnerabilities that allowed third-party platforms to access data using scripts after users logged in with their Facebook data on other websites. The post Facebook investigating more security vulnerabilities with third-party logins appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Hillary GrigonisPowered [...]

Hold your Instagrams in your hand with Canon’s new tiny pocket printer

2018-04-21T03:04:19+00:00 April 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Meet the Canon Ivy Mini Photo Printer, a 2 x 3 photo printer with a compact design from cartridge-free printing. The printer uses Zink paper with embedded ink crystals, while an app tosses in editing tools like AR face filters. The post Hold your Instagrams in your hand with Canon’s new tiny pocket printer appeared [...]

Snap, then shop — Snapchat rolls out Shoppable AR filters

2018-04-21T03:04:18+00:00 April 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Snapchat fans can now shop directly from the app, thanks to new Shoppable AR filters. The new feature allows Sponsored Lenses to include product links, download links, or video links directly inside Snapchat. The post Snap, then shop — Snapchat rolls out Shoppable AR filters appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source Author: Hillary [...]

Wikipedia is making it easier to explore the internet with page previews

2018-04-21T03:04:17+00:00 April 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

Wikipedia is making it a bit easier to stay on track and not get too distracted by the plethora of knowledge available on the internet -- page previews. It's the biggest change Wikipedia has made since 2010. The post Wikipedia is making it easier to explore the internet with page previews appeared first on Digital Trends. [...]

Facebook’s photo tag suggestions could violate Illinois law — and cost billions

2018-04-19T03:04:45+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Categories: News, Social Media|Tags: |

A federal judge has again dismissed Facebook's request to throw out a lawsuit that claims the social network's suggested photo tags tool breaks an Illinois law that prevents storing biometric data without consent. The post Facebook’s photo tag suggestions could violate Illinois law — and cost billions appeared first on Digital Trends. Go to Source [...]