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Flickr 4.0 update brings Uploadr tool, contextual search and more

 
 

In an effort to fulfill CEO Marissa Mayer’s promise to ‘make Flickr awesome again,’ Yahoo has unveiled yet another massive update to the photo sharing platform, both in the browser and in its apps.

Deemed Flickr 4.0, the update brings about a handful of visual changes as well as a few new tools and features to further...

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer apologizes on Twitter for “misstatement” about professional photographers and Flickr

 
 

Less than a day after Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stirred up a firestorm of criticism for comments some felt were disparaging of professional photographers, she took to Twitter to offer several rounds of apologies to her followers. Indeed, nearly every tweeted reply in the last 24 hours from Mayer's Twitter account had the...

Yahoo chief Marissa Mayer catches heat for comments about Flickr and professional photographers

 
 

Yahoo made big news yesterday when it announced it had purchased photo blogging platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion, and then unveiled a totally revamped Flickr photo sharing service, which includes 1TB of free storage for users. But it's what Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer said during a discussion about the new Flickr that has...