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Instagram competitor PicPlz to shut down in July

Widely viewed as an alternative to Instagram, the photo-sharing service tells users it plans to close its doors and delete all images.

By June 3, 2012


New PicPlz interface opens up app possibilities

There now are new options for mobile and Web apps using PicPlz's photo editing and sharing service--and new options for PicPlz, too.

By February 8, 2011


Andreessen Horowitz banks 312-times return on Instagram

VC firm responds to criticism that it "fumbled" investment in photo-sharing app, which was just purchased for $1 billion by Facebook, by backing a rival as well.

By April 22, 2012


Facebook buys Instagram...but for what?

Facebook doesn't need users, community, or a startup that's not yet profitable, no matter how hip it is, says Molly Wood. What's this huge purchase really about?

By April 9, 2012


Android Atlas Weekly 77: The Galaxy Nexus, still on track to be released "this year" (Podcast)

The Galaxy Nexus goes on sale in Australia while Verizon promises us it is still on track to go on sale in the U.S. this year. We have 2 weeks left and we're placing bets. We take a look at a $99 Ice Cream Sandwich Tablet with a $60 shipping fee and we analyze which Android Apps are the most popular.

By December 14, 2011


Ice Cream Sandwich rumored to include photo-editing tools

Early indications suggest that Google is building in photo-editing tools at a platform level.

By October 17, 2011


Facebook plans artsy photo filters? Groan

The giant social network will let members add photo effects, and it tried to acquire Instagram, The New York Times reports. Please, spare us.

By August 25, 2011


Facebook rolls out standalone mobile-chat app

Facebook breaks out chat from its mobile application into a new app that helps users talk to one another on the go.

By August 9, 2011


IE9: Microsoft is back in the browser game

After three weeks, CNET News' Stephen Shankland concludes IE is competitive if not perfect. Microsoft has truly returned to the browser market.

By April 11, 2011


Adobe coaxing Photoshop power to iPad

An onstage demo reveals new maturity for Adobe's Image editing on the iPad. It's good timing, given how many new software rivals are bubbling up in the tablet market.

By March 31, 2011