Discussion: Hours after Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer, announced that it was buying blog site, Tumblr, it also announced that it was re-vamping Flickr. Flickr, a photo-sharing service, had been falling out of use since Yahoo purchased the start-up in 2005. Among other things, the updated site will allow users one terabyte of storage and a promise that the fidelity of uploaded pictures will not be compromised. The new Flickr homepage also offers “endless scrolling”.
Source: CNN News
Date: May 20, 2013
- Why was Flickr losing popularity since it was acquired by Yahoo?
- What is “endless scrolling”?
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