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Night Lights Photo Competition launched by Jamaica Public Service Company
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Night Lights Photo Competition launched by Jamaica Public Service Company

The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) has launched a photogtraphy competition. The Night Lights Photo Competition will run from January 3rd, 2016 to 23rd, 2016. Entries must be in digital format and must be submitted electronically to the JPS Facebook page. The photographer of the winning shot will receive a new Apple iPhone 6. The best images will be: published in a photo exhibition at the Company’s Head Office; featured in a limited edition 2016 calendar; shared across JPS’ social media networks and corporate website. Click here for more information
Twitter add Photo-Tagging and uploading Multiple Photos as Mobile Social Media Evolves
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Twitter add Photo-Tagging and uploading Multiple Photos as Mobile Social Media Evolves

Twitter has decided to up the ante on Tweeted Photos, which we all know are worth more than a Thousand Words.  Only this time, they’ve decided that the more the merrier with a new Tagging Feature that’s sure to raise fears of Big Brother. Not only that, you can also post up to four (4) photos per tweet, both features that the Twitterati sprung on us on Wednesday March 27th 2014. Sweet! I’ve barely caught sight of Facebook’s new Paper platform for delivering News as I’d written about in Facebook adds Trending Topics with Paper coming to make reading the News easier when Twitter decided to pop back on the scene and remind us why they’re better than Facebook or Instagram, which Big Blue had acquired awhile back in April 2012. This isn’t some boring Logo makeover as reported back in J...
Yahoo’s Flickr iOS App Gets an Update
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Yahoo’s Flickr iOS App Gets an Update

When Yahoo acquired Flickr in 2005, Gizmodo lashed out at it calling it a disaster. Flickr once dominated the scene of photo hosting, sharing, and showcase for photographers. Apparently, Yahoo’s acquisition is deemed to have made Flickr, flicker? Maybe Flickr’s “epic humble brag” -- as Gizmodo puts it -- wasn’t so empty after all. It looks like Yahoo is indeed working hard to reach a point where it once was. The fact that is that it’s a crowded market, this one. The likes of Amazon, Apple, Google, and many other smaller companies vie for this space and Yahoo’s struggle is understandable. For a while now, Yahoo has had to work harder than most to keep up its value. Rampant competition, ever-changing dynamics of Internet, and the sheer hunger for “new” on the web has been putting pr...
How to download Photo Albums and Videos from your Personal and your Friend’s Profile on Facebook
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How to download Photo Albums and Videos from your Personal and your Friend’s Profile on Facebook

Attention! So you like that Picture I just posted eh ? The video giving you green eye nuh? Too bad you can’t copy the URL for the photo album or Video that bedazzled your eyes, as that link’s only valid to yourself or your friends or persons who are logged into Facebook. YOU however can send your friends a link to view Facebook page by sharing YOUR photos of Video using the Sharing option. But what if you want to download your friends Photo Album or videos? That’s a tough one for which I have 2 elegant software solutions. Downloading Photo Albums: En Mass Migrante There’s a plethora of Web Apps and programs for PC’s and Laptops I’ve experimented with, but the best three by far are the following Programs: PhotoGrabber PicknZip Fluschipranie, a Firefox Extension ...