Tag Archives: Photo

Patent shows new Siri photo search capabilitiy

A patent published today has shown how Apple’s helpful assistant Siri may be able to search through digital images on your iDevice. The patent, titled “Voice-based image Tagging and Searching” is based around tags applied to your photos that identify them according to their location, the name of a person, or the contents of the photograph. Once certain…

FX Photo Studio HD free for iPad

FX Photo Studio went free for a day last week on iPhone, however developers MacPhun suspended the return to a paid app following a huge explosion in the apps popularity, which shot through a million new downloads. Now, MacPhun has made FX Photo Studio HD for iPad free aswell. According to developers, the app will remain free until it reaches 10…

AlbumShare lets you send photo albums via text messages

Isn’t it annoying when you have too many photos to send to somebody at once? Well, AlbumShare is a new app that can help you. The application has just landed on the App Store, and allows you to send entire albums to your friends or family in a single text message. It works in a really simple way, you just make a photo album, choose the contacts you want to…

My case against the Point-and-Shoot: the iPhone 5 [Editorial]

When you think of the iPhone 5, what are some of the first things that come to mind? For me, near the top of that list is how great the camera is. I use my iPhone’s camera all the time – but I also have a dedicated point-and-shoot camera from Sony. One thing I’ve noticed is that, recently, I’ve been neglecting to use the point-and-shoot in favor of simply…

Twitter takes on Instagram, announces new set of photo filters

Well, in an unsurprising but significant move, Twitter has just announced that it will bring Instagram-like photo filters to its lineup of mobile applications. The microblogging site made headlines last week when it cut ties from the popular photography-based social network Instagram, discontinuing joint integration. No one was really sure why the big…