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PicsArt Makes Sharing Even More Fun With a New Update

Posted by Jessica Fisher on May 7th, 2015
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

PicsArt, the photo editing and collaboration app, has an exciting new update that expands the #freetoedit tag to Facebook along with the ability to create timelapse videos of work, as well as a few other new features.

Will Your Pet Make the Cut? Buzzfeed's Cute or Not is Here to Decide

Posted by Jessica Fisher on February 26th, 2015
iPhone & Apple Watch App - Designed for iPhone and Apple Watch, compatible with iPad

BuzzFeed, the masters of hilarious lists, have created their second app: Cute or Not. The app lets you upload photos of your pets and vote for your favorites from thousands of photos. You can swipe right or left to view all the most adorable pets on the internet, and with the power of the mighty voting finger you can decide their fate. Will they become a highly voted, viral sensation or a long forgotten cuddle bug of the past. You decide.

You can also share your favorites with friends and family with the social functions and earn badges to proudly display.

Download Cute or Not for free on the app store and let squeak (or bark, or hiss, etc) the pets of war!

LuckyPop Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on February 4th, 2015
Our rating: starstarblankstarblankstarblankstar :: LIMITED POINT
LuckyPop is all about tapping and sharing gifts. It's a bit pointless, really.
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Click Cam Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on November 18th, 2014
Our rating: starstarhalfstarblankstarblankstar :: UNTAPPED POTENTIAL
Snap a photo, share it anonymously, receive one back. Click Cam has a clear aim but it's too simply done.
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Moju Review

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad
By Jennifer Allen on May 19th, 2014
Our rating: starstarstarhalfstarblankstar :: SNAPS FROM EVERY ANGLE
Take frame by frame shots of everything around you, then share it with friends, thanks to this easy to use social networking app.
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Dropbox Debuts New Gallery App Carousel, Also Unveils New Features for Dropbox and Mailbox Services

Posted by Rob Rich on April 9th, 2014
+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Looks like today has been a big day for Dropbox. Not only has the cloud storage service announced new features for Dropbox and Mailbox, but it's also revealed an all new photo gallery app called Carousel.

First off, 'Dropbox for Business' is now available for all users, and can be connected to their personal Dropbox in order to give them full access to all of their files whenever they need them. A new "auto-swipe" feature has also been added to Mailbox that will learn from your actions and start to perform them automatically - things like sorting emails into specific folders, muting conversations at certain times of the day, etc. It's basically Skynet, only instead of trying to wipe humankind off the face of the earth with an army of machines it helps to keep your inbox organized. Finally there's Carousel, a new photo gallery app that automatically organizes your photos, makes private sharing a breeze, and backs everything up so you won't have to worry about losing any precious memories.

You can find Carousel on the App Store for free.

Nine iOS Cloud Photo Services Compared - The 148Apps Round-Up

Posted by Chris Kirby on February 20th, 2014

A little over a year ago, everything changed. My daughter, Peregrine (Pip, for short), was born, and along with the myriad recalibrations, adjustments, and joyous changes that birth brought with it, I also finally came to terms with the true value of the iPhone camera: baby pictures! Hundreds and hundreds of them (no exaggeration) were taken by me, by friends, and by family, and then scattered over hard drives, social networks, and of course iPhones. The problem then became figuring out how to organize and store them privately and securely. As a devoted Mac user it’s easy enough to keep photos stored on iPhoto, but that’s a local option only, with limited cloud storage and sharing (those 1,000 photos on iCloud? Please!), and god forbid my hard drive crashes without proper backup.

I thought all of my problems with cloud storage for photos were solved when Everpix came along. Here was a fantastic, well-designed app that also had great web-based software and a Mac-based uploader. Best of all, it could load in all of my photos from various social streams, eliminate or hide duplicates, and handle a potentially unlimited number of photos for a reasonable monthly or yearly price.

There was just one big problem though; Everpix went out of business.

Before I get to the heart of this article, there are a few lessons to learn from my Everpix experience.

One: Always keep all of your photos on a local hard drive.

Two: Backup said hard drive as often as humanly possible (something I still don’t do, so do as I say, not as I do).

Three: Never, ever assume that a site, app, or service will exist forever. It won’t; it just won’t. They will all go away at some point. Some will last five years. Some will last a year or two. Some of the very best won’t even make it that long.

So I found myself back at square one, trying to find another good (read, as close to the effortless Everpix as I could get) cloud-based storage solution for my photos. Read on for my look at nine different cloud storage services that work with iOS.

Storistic Review

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad
By Jennifer Allen on September 2nd, 2013
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: MEMORY SHARING
It's not perfect, but Storistic is a handy starting point for those wanting to share memories and photos with friends and family in a private manner.
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Hipstamatic Oggl Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Chris Kirby on May 24th, 2013
Our rating: starstarstarstarhalfstar :: HIP YET AGAIN
Remember Hipstamatic? It's back with a host of features to challenge the likes of Instagram.
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Story Review

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad
By Jennifer Allen on May 13th, 2013
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: MEMORY CREATION
Perhaps too simple for the experienced iOS user, Story is ideal for those novices who want to share their memories and photos with others via email or Facebook.
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Pictorama is Cash for Photos

Posted by Jordan Minor on July 25th, 2012
iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad


People love taking pictures with their iPhones and since the cameras keep getting better so does the quality of the pictures themselves. With a seemingly endless supply of potentially great snapshots out there, Pictorama figured that there was probably some money to be made. The good news is that they are letting the users get in on the action.

The process is simple. Users take a photo, give it tags, and upload it. From there, it is judged by a panel of experts and fellow enthusiasts. If it’s approved, the picture is then put on the marketplace and every time it gets purchased, the photographer gets a cut. Beyond that, everyone from professionals to amateur shutterbugs can get feedback from the community and even share knowledge of their own. Pictorama is also offering 0.25€ per accepted picture upfront.

“Turn passion for pictures into profit.” Pictorama is available now for free on the App Store.



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Ptch Review

iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad
By Dale Culp on July 25th, 2012
Our rating: starstarstarstarhalfstar :: CREATIVE AND FUN
Share and remix memories and stories in a fun, creative way using little more than your iPhone/iPad. Grab assets from your device or pull them from your social networks quickly and easily with Ptch.
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VideofyMe: A Free Way To Monetize Video Content

Posted by Jennifer Allen on June 15th, 2012
iPhone App - Designed for iPhone, compatible with iPad

The beauty of video recording with an iOS device is that it's almost always at hand. iPhones in particular are likely to be in their user's pocket or bag most of the time meaning it takes no time at all to whip it out and record some footage.

How convenient would it be to earn money for these recordings? That's what VideofyMe promises its users.

The app makes it easy to share video content with others but it also offers the ability to earn money through adding advertising to the content. It's not compulsory. Users can always use the app just for sharing content or to add one of many filters to the video, but the opportunity to earn money is an intriguing one.

Earnings can be anywhere from $2-$9 per thousand views, depending on the audience reach involved so while no one is going to become a millionnaire, it's still a handy addition.

VideofyMe is out now and it's free to download.

Create A Photo Story Of Your Life With WeHeartPics

Posted by Jennifer Allen on May 31st, 2012

Instagram has done wonders for the photo sharing app world. That doesn't mean there isn't time to try out a new photo sharing app, one with some very useful features when it comes to contextualizing the content.

That app is WeHeartPics. The free to use app holds the lofty ambition of helping its users to make sense of their life's fragmented moments by organizing them into forms of stories. Put a selection of photos together and it tells so much more than just one detached image.

The app offers a few different ideas for what kind of photo stories to create such as everything about the user, their family & friends, their home, place of work, hometown and regular places they visit.

Like other photo sharing apps, it's easy to add friends or strangers in order to check out what's going on around the world. Users can also share their WeHeartPics content on Pinterest or their Facebook timeline, thus consolidating their life.

It's all quite a charming idea amongst a wave of photo sharing apps that don't seem very personal. WeHeartPics is out now so why not give it a shot?

Frametastic Review

+ Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad
By Jennifer Allen on April 20th, 2012
Our rating: starstarstarstarblankstar :: GENUINELY FRAMETASTIC
An attractive way of creating postcards out of photos and posting them to loved ones.
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