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  • The Twitter Photo Sharing Horse Race

    The Twitter Photo Sharing Horse Race

    Roughly a year ago, TwitPic was the undisputed king of Twitter photo sharing services, with 4 to 5 times the traffic of its closest competitors. Today, the picture looks way different, at least according to web analytics company Compete. TwitPic is still big, mind you, but has clearly lost some of its shine. Read More

  • Realtime Media Sharing Service TweetPhoto Raises $2.6 Million Series A

    Realtime Media Sharing Service TweetPhoto Raises $2.6 Million Series A

    Realtime media sharing platform TweetPhoto this morning announced that it has raised $2.6 million in a Series A financing led by Canaan Partners, with additional investment from Anthem Venture Partners (one of the original backers of Android) and angel investors Tim Kelly (ex-Googler), Frank Asaro, Jack Corrao and Shane Brisbane. Also investing is Qualcomm, according to TweetPhoto founder… Read More

  • TweetPhoto Gets More Social With Facebook, Twitter, And Foursquare; Launches Better iPhone App

    TweetPhoto Gets More Social With Facebook, Twitter, And Foursquare; Launches Better iPhone App

    First launched back in April 2009, TweetPhoto has been steadily building out its service with multiple useful features, including Foursquare integration and a partnership with Kodak. Today, the site is getting a huge overhaul with more social features and a new iPhone app. TweetPhoto has now added the ability to sign in with Twitter OAuth, Facebook Connect, MySpace OAuth and Foursquare OAuth… Read More

  • The Twitter Picture Sites Start Targeting Foursquare. First Up, TweetPhoto.

    The Twitter Picture Sites Start Targeting Foursquare. First Up, TweetPhoto.

    Hot on the heels of Photocheck.in, a service we covered a few days ago that allows you to check-in on Foursquare simply by sending a picture, comes news that TweetPhoto is creating a platform for picture integration with Foursquare. Using TweetPhoto’s new API, any third-party Foursquare developer can add picture functionality to their site or app. Whereas Photocheck.in is a… Read More

  • TweetPhoto CEO Says Too Much In Interview, Gets Fired. And That's Just The Beginning…

    TweetPhoto CEO Says Too Much In Interview, Gets Fired. And That's Just The Beginning…

    This story just screams amateur hour, although I can’t figure out exactly who’s the amateur. Maybe everyone. A CEO says too much in an interview and gets fired. Lawyers go after the blogger to get content removed. And a partner is pissed off. Not bad for a day’s work. It involves TweetPhoto, a service we’ve been writing about since last April. The company has had… Read More

  • Kodak Hooks Up With TweetPhoto For Realtime Photo Sharing Lovefest

    Kodak Hooks Up With TweetPhoto For Realtime Photo Sharing Lovefest

    Imaging tech juggernaut Kodak is pretty keen on utilizing social media to connect with current and potential customers, boasting a presence on such sites as Facebook, YouTube and Flickr. The fact that it doesn’t own the @Kodak handle on Twitter hasn’t stopped them from being active on the popular micro-sharing service either, where marketers of the company and many of its… Read More

  • TweetPhoto iPhone App Rejected Because Logo Resembles Polaroid Shot

    TweetPhoto iPhone App Rejected Because Logo Resembles Polaroid Shot

    I know, I know. I’m growing a bit tired of having to sift through e-mails from iPhone app developers who have seen their fruits of labor (big or small) rejected by Apple’s team of mobile software scrutinizers myself too. But I keep being amazed by the reasons Cupertino puts forward for not allowing apps into the App Store, and this is another classic example: TweetPhoto, a… Read More

  • TweetPhoto Aims To Take On TwitPic By Adding More Features. Will It Stick?

    TweetPhoto Aims To Take On TwitPic By Adding More Features. Will It Stick?

    People love to share photos on Twitter, so it wasn’t much of a surprise to see many independent application developers focused on facilitating just that through tools using the micro-sharing service’s API. Many of them have been submitted to us, and we wrote about a few in the past, from stand-alone services like TwitPic, Twitxr, Pixim to add-on services from photo sharing… Read More

  • TwitPic Hits 1 Million Users, Brick Wall

    TwitPic Hits 1 Million Users, Brick Wall

    Sharing photographs and other images on Twitter is a fairly natural and thus wildly popular extension of the micro-sharing service’s main reason for being. We’ve earlier noticed how TwitPic seems to have emerged as the leader of the pack. Its growth rate is practically up to par with the increase in visitors and users Twitter itself is seeing the past couple of months. Traffic… Read More

  • A Picture Is Worth A Thousands Tweets: Pixim And TweetPhoto Emerge

    A Picture Is Worth A Thousands Tweets: Pixim And TweetPhoto Emerge

    There’s been a proliferation of photo sharing apps tied to Twitter, including TwitPic, Twitxr (review), and Yfrog (review), giving users a vast amount of choice when it comes to image sharing on the popular micro-blogging service. But TwitPic seems to have emerged as the leader of the pack. The service took the top spot on our list of the most popular Twitter applications according… Read More