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  • Facebook Hires Team From Android Photosharing App Dev Lightbox To Quiet Mobile Fears

    Facebook Hires Team From Android Photosharing App Dev Lightbox To Quiet Mobile Fears

    Facebook has just closed a deal to hire the all the employees (except for one) from Android photosharing app developer¬†Lightbox, which should reduce worries that mobile will be its downfall. The Lightbox Photos app developed by the 500 Startups company automatically created personal photo blogs from a user’s uploads. But now it will be shut down, has already been stripped from… Read More

  • CrunchDeals: $9.99 for a portable lightbox

    A lightbox is a mighty handy tool. It allows amateurs to take studio-quality pics of little gadgets and whatnots. Normally these kits are kind of pricey, but not today! (really, the deal ends today) Read More

  • DIY lightbox and potentially softbox

    This illuminated suitcase idea (first featured in Pulp Fiction) is grand. I might just start carrying a suitcase so I can open it up and blast people with the light of Marcellus Wallace’s soul — I mean some diffused fluorescent lighting. The trouble with this design (if there can be said to be trouble) is that there’s only light on one side. What if, instead of tracing… Read More

  • Lokesh Dhakar's Fancy Coffee Drink Cheat Sheet

    New to the world of fancy coffee drinks? So is Lokesh Dhakar, as he admits on his blog. I couldn’t figure out for the life of me where I’d heard his name before but I assumed he was famous for some reason. Any web developer that’s used the Lightbox technique before may have been thinking the same thing I was, for Lokesh is the guy who wrote that now-famous… Read More