Yahoo-owner Flickr has unveiled its first Android app - some two years after the iPhone version - with a new social feature called Photo Session.
What used to be a purse staple on a Saturday night is fast becoming an item of the past: the digital camera.
Flickr has admitted accidentally deleting a photo-blogger's account, wiping out his 4,000 photos at a stroke.
Computer scientists have invented a way of creating 3-D models of landmarks and geographical locations using photos available on sites like Flickr.
Queen Elizabeth II now has her own Flickr site, complete with family snaps and some old photos that have been kicking about at the back of drawers for decades.
Researchers from Lockheed Martin and the University of Maryland have kicked off a study of social media website chatter - which could theoretically be used to help emergency responders save lives during disasters.
RIM has introduced two new Blackberry smartphones: the classic Bold 9650 and compact Pearl 3G.
Steve Jobs has assured the rapturous Apple faithful that iPhone OS 4 will offer true multitasking support for third-party applications.
Flickr cofounder Stewart Butterfield is having another shot at marketing a massively multiplayer game.