Yahoo launches Flickr for Android

Yahoo has launched a Flickr app for android smartphones that allows real time photo sharing

September 29, 2011
Yahoo

At a press event detailing the company’s mobile strategy, Yahoo unveiled the first official Android Flickr application.

While there are many third party Flickr applications for the Android platform, this new app is the company’s first official release for the Android platform, and follows on the previously released Flickr for iOS.

The app features a custom camera experience interface that lets user’s select custom viewfinder aspect ratios for different photographic applications. Also present is the ability to name photos as they are taken, as well as add metadata to the image. Geolocation data is added automatically by the application.

There is also an instant upload feature, which allows users to share photos automatically.

Yahoo also unveiled Photo Session, a feature that generates a unique URL that Flickr users can share with up to 10 people. They can then browse through the photo album at the same time as each other, almost like watching the same live streaming video.

Read the full story over at: Cnet.

Tags: Android, Flickr, iOS, Yahoo!

Free Email Newsletter:
Subscribe

Shutterstock is the image partner of MyBroadband – technology images can be found here

Join the conversation

Connect with MyBB

twitterfacebookandroidappleblackberrynewsletterfeed

Poll

Have you bought anything online in the last month?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

More News

Why Internet Solutions wants Mweb Business

Mweb Didata

Internet Solutions, which is part of Dimension Data, has announced its plans to acquire the business assets of Mweb Connect, writes Craig Wilson

2014 MyBroadband conference excitement builds

MyBroadband conference

The 2014 MyBroadband conference promises to be the greatest broadband event in South Africa

Google faces EU charges

A Google logo is seen at the garage where the company was founded on Google's 15th anniversary in Menlo Park, California

US Internet giant Google will face formal charges if it fails to improve its proposals to the European Union to resolve anti-trust complaints over its search engine

Vodacom breaks 200Mbps with 4G

4G

Actual 4G technology has been demonstrated in South Africa

Free MyBroadband Newsletter:
Subscribe
X
bool(true)