The popular photo site denies being a security threat and says it's trying to resolve the situation with Google.
Too busy to keep up with the tech news? Here are some of the more interesting stories from CNET for Wednesday, August 10.
Look-alike microblogging service launches a day after Twitter rolls out its own photo-sharing service. Could revenge be a factor?
Twitpic has been under fire for taking control of your pictures and selling them to newspapers. The controversy has turned the spotlight on other services -- and Twitter itself.
A Southwest Airlines flight makes an emergency landing after a hole appears in its ceiling. One passenger, the wife of a pilot, takes pictures and posts them to Twitter to show the real time scene.
Facebook gets a new remote log-out security feature; India demands that RIM, Google, and Skype add local servers so it can monitor communications; and a recent Twitpic may spoil Paris Hilton's alibi.
Japanese Astronaut Soichi Noguchi, in orbit on board the International Space Station, tweets images back to Earth.
Orange UK subscribers can now upload pictures from their mobile phones to Twitter through MMS. That could deal a blow to third-party Twitter picture sites.
Pingwire pulls in the latest (and sometimes greatest) photos from TwitPic into a stream of ever-evolving thumbnails.
Like TwitPic, but feel like archiving your shots to Flickr as well? Check out TwitPickr, a tool that does the republishing for you, en masse.