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Instagram for Android shown off at SXSW, 'better than iPhone app' say developers

Instagram for Android shown off at SXSW, 'better than iPhone app' say developers

Richard Devine 28

Good news coming out of SXSW today for all those eagerly awaiting Instagram's arrival on Android. The application has been shown off at the event, and so say the developers that "in some ways it's better than our iPhone app."  Instagram's Kevin Systrom took to the stage clutching a Galaxy Nexus running a prototype of the app which is currently being tested in private beta. But what...

Me In My Place Android 'app' doesn't do the women justice (or the photographer, either)

Me In My Place Android 'app' doesn't do the women justice (or the photographer, either)

Phil Nickinson 9

Update (Dec. 5, 2012): The web app has been updated and now works very well on Android. See our post here. Original: For far more than a year now, a semi-secretive series has graced the pixels of a Tumblr blog as well as the pages of Esquire magazine. Dubbed "Me in My Place," the series was shot by "a notable photographer, who has shot portraits of many notable people," said Esquire....

We're shutting down this week's photo contest a day early -- the awesome has buried us!

We're shutting down this week's photo contest a day early -- the awesome has buried us!

Jerry Hildenbrand 10

We were pretty sure that kicking off a weekly photo contest would be well received, but we had no idea it would be this well received.  Combine our level of awesome with your level of awesome, and I'm buried under a mountain of hundreds of beautiful pictures to sort through.  So many that I'm going to need an extra day to give them all the attention they deserve. The new cutoff time is...