Neowin News Feed for: Flickr Neowin News Feed for: Flickr en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Flickr is now letting users log in to their account even without a Yahoo ID <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Flickr users are now free from the Yahoo ID-exclusive login system of the service, thanks to its acquisition by SmugMug in April of last year. The new login method will roll out to more users shortly. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:24:01 +0000 Flickr delays removal of photos beyond the 1000 limit until March 12 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Flickr is giving free account owners until March 12 to download their photos and videos in excess of the 1000 limit, extending its previous deadline after many users had trouble downloading them. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Thu, 07 Feb 2019 06:36:01 +0000 Flickr uses neural networks and 'state of the art' algorithm to show you similar images <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Flickr has introduced new functionality that allows users to search for similar images to the one they&#039;re interested in. While a simple function, this relies on improvements in neural nets and AI. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 08 Mar 2017 08:46:01 +0000 Thousands of NASA Apollo mission photos now available online <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Decades after the Apollo missions ended, NASA has now made some 13,000 images from the missions available to an organization that is preserving them online at flickr, totally unedited. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Mon, 05 Oct 2015 15:40:32 +0000 Flickr drops support for Google and Facebook logins <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1537322977flickrlogo.jpg" alt="" /></div>With upcoming changes to Flickr&#039;s service, users will now be required to create or use an existing Yahoo account to login. Flickr will drop support for Google and Facebook logins after June 30th. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Sat, 07 Jun 2014 08:38:50 +0000 2flicka updated to v1.6 and becomes free for a limited time for Windows Phone <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/4554411562flicka.png" alt="" /></div>Windows Phone&#039;s unofficial Flickr app, 2flicka received an update today while at the same time dropping the price to free . The robust application received UI tweaks, visual polish, and batch actions. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:15:11 +0000 Yahoo to ditch Google and Facebook signups for its own services <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/498908338yahoo-logo-colour.png" alt="" /></div>Yahoo has confirmed that it will slowly ditch support for using Google and Facebook accounts to access Yahoo online services like Flickr and its fantasy sports networks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:00:37 +0000 Joe Belfiore: Windows Phone 8 GDR2 fixes storage bug; pushing Yahoo for better Flickr app <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/998559195htc8s_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>In new Twitter posts today, Microsoft&#039;s Windows Phone leader Joe Belfiore says the &quot;other storage&quot; bug in WP8 has been fixed in the GDR2 update, and also says he wants an improved Flickr app. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Sat, 27 Jul 2013 21:48:44 +0000 Joe Belfiore's Flickr confirms the 41MP Nokia Lumia 1020 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1937677744nokia-eos-leak.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft VP of Windows Phone, Joe Belfiore, has confirmed that Nokia&#039;s upcoming flagship will be called the Nokia Lumia 1020 after shots taken by the device were discovered on his Flickr. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Mon, 08 Jul 2013 14:44:32 +0000 Facebook and Flickr photo integration dropped from Windows 8.1 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1834832143metrophotos_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has killed Facebook and Flickr photo integration in the Windows 8.1 Photos app, claiming that many apps in the store are available for viewing photos and the integration is no longer needed <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Wed, 03 Jul 2013 09:57:42 +0000 iOS 7 will integrate Flickr and Vimeo, reports suggest <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/984419520ios_title copy.jpg" alt="" /></div>A report claims that Apple plans to comprehensively integrate Flickr and Vimeo support into the next version of its mobile operating system, iOS 7, when it arrives later this year. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ben Buffone) Thu, 23 May 2013 11:39:57 +0000 Flickr revamped, comes with 1TB of free storage <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1537322977flickrlogo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Yahoo announced today at it&#039;s press event that it will be launching a new version of its Flickr online photo service, which will include a new UI and a whopping 1 TB of free photo and video storage. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Tue, 21 May 2013 00:12:07 +0000 Yahoo offers three free months of Flickr Pro <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/374568301Yahoo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Yahoo is giving away three free months of its Flickr Pro photo and video storage service from now until January 4th, which allows for &quot;unlimited&quot; uploads and downloads of content. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Sat, 22 Dec 2012 19:28:58 +0000 PS Vita officially launches in US and Europe <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/16555142681.jpg" alt="" /></div>Sony&#039;s next generation portable gaming console, the PS Vita, is now officially available in North America and Europe. PS Vita users can now also download free apps such as Netflix, Flickr and more. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 22 Feb 2012 19:47:58 +0000 Flickr now keeps your content for 90 days after account deletion <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/669980825.png" alt="" /></div>Earlier this year, Flickr received some bad press about a user's account that had been accidently deleted by Flickr support after Mirco Wilhelm, a German photographer, had reported another member for copyright infringement. Now Flickr has... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Fri, 27 May 2011 07:46:26 +0000 Google search results get a lot more social; Twitter, Flickr and more <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has begun tweaking their social search results to include various social networking websites including: Twitter, Flickr, Reddit, Digg, Linkedin, YouTube and more. Prior to today, these social search results would only appear at the... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Lyle) Thu, 17 Feb 2011 18:40:03 +0000 Viewdle to take tagging to the next level <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Long gone are the days when a photo was simply a photo. Now, one Silicon Valley startup is aiming to ensure no photo hits the web without everyone knowing exactly who's in it. Viewdle's idea is... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Matthew Jones) Thu, 17 Feb 2011 16:40:03 +0000 Yahoo! 'sorry' for deleting Flickr account containing 4000 images [Updated] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/669980825.png" alt="" /></div>With everyone touting the benefits of cloud computing, most people don&rsquo;t think about the danger that this presents. Mirco Wilhelm, a German photographer, has learned firsthand the dangers involved as Flickr (owned by Yahoo&#33;) accidentally... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher White) Wed, 02 Feb 2011 17:57:10 +0000 Company creates self-deleting photos tool for social network sites <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1760239332205349476.png" alt="" /></div>We've all heard the stories about someone posting a risque picture on Facebook, then years later applying for a job and having the employer not offer the job partially because of that picture. While the... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Christopher White) Mon, 17 Jan 2011 07:39:18 +0000 Apple's iPhone takes the place as the top camera on flickr <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/iPhone_3GS.jpg" alt="" /></div>Apple's iPhone may not be the best quality photo-taking device on the planet, but it sure is handy; it's possible to upload photos to flickr just by sending the image to a certain email address,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sam Symons) Tue, 18 Aug 2009 09:33:36 +0000 China blocks Twitter and others <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/754977705twitter_newbird_boxed_whiteonblue.png" alt="" /></div>China has once again blocked a popular social networking web site, this time Twitter is on the latest block. China has been known in the recent past to block web sites like YouTube and... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Lyle) Tue, 02 Jun 2009 23:41:55 +0000 Flickr announces major updates, including HD for all <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/669980825.png" alt="" /></div>Flickr, one of the best ways to share, organize, and distribute your photography and videos, today announced three major updates to their service: Video for All Members: We want to see what... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sean Bradford) Tue, 03 Mar 2009 11:05:36 +0000 Flickr Launches Video Service <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Yahoo's Flickr has launched Flickr Video, which allows &quot;pro&quot; accounts to upload 90-second video clips. Flickr's limit is much lower than Google's YouTube and is designed to avoid copyright issues. Adobe rolled out Media Player... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 09 Apr 2008 20:27:19 +0000 Windows Live Photo Gallery (Beta) includes Flickr Features <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In response to users, Microsoft has added the ability to publish photos on Flickr from Windows Live Photo Gallery (Publish menu). The feature is only available with the latest beta version (2.2 refresh) which must... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 18 Oct 2007 23:48:52 +0000 Flickr targets Hong Kong market <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Popular photo-sharing site Flickr has announced plans to launch a version in traditional Chinese characters, initially targeting users in Hong Kong. The move from Yahoo-owned Flickr is part of its attempts to localise and increase... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 16 Mar 2007 22:56:58 +0000