Photo-sharing service Photobucket returns with a new feature called Stories, in an attempt to pull users back into the fold.
A man allegedly steals a phone and takes a picture of himself with it. Sadly (at least for him) it has a Photobucket app which sends the picture straight to the owner's Photobucket page.
Webware 100 winner: Photobucket
The Photobucket/T-Mobile deal mentioned in this story is not exclusive.
Also: Citysearch has a new site design and new features; LendingClub has raised $12 million in Series B funding; and Wesabe is now available for banks and credit unions.
Photo site improves its sharing tools by partnering with Gigya. It's also revamped its slide show publishing and mobile site for WAP phones.
Photobucket users can now better organize their shots and the way their albums look with new, simple tools.
Executives at Insight Venture Partners, which typically focuses on later-stage investments, backed the photo-sharing site before its acquisition without their own investors on board.
Members of the News Corp. photo-sharing site can order prints for pickup at most Target stores. The retailer also has partnerships with Shutterfly and Kodak.
News Corp.'s photo-sharing site has signed a deal with the Florida-based start-up to make its scrapbook-creating application available within Photobucket.