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Flickr Accidentally Deletes User's Huge Photo Collection--Permanently

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

UPDATE 2 Flickr now confirms that Mirco Wilhelm's entire photo collection has been restored. You can view his Flickr portfolio here. UPDATE 1 On Tues...

Has the Business Card Finally Had Its Day?

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Andy Miah

How should we regard the business card in a digital age? For a few years now, I have been photographing business cards. but today, I decided that they should go into the public domain.

PHOTOS: TOP TEN: Street Art Moments Of The Decade

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

While many of the antecedents of our modern Street Art movement can be traced to the 1960's, the last 10 years have provided a perfect storm of demogr...

Why We Weren't Afraid To Have Facebook As A Competitor

MIT Entrepreneurship Review | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
MIT Entrepreneurship Review

Despite the tawdry tales behind the recently released movie The Social Network, most Americans would still confess to at least a tinge of envy at Face...

Dissidents Can Use Twitter, Flickr To Send Secret Messages

gigaom.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In an attempt to make it easier for dissidents in countries such as China and North Korea to communicate without fear of government sanctions, researc...

Velvet Ropes: Why Google Wave Failed

George Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
George Weiner

Unlike Facebook and flickr, which both focused on cultivating a specific kind of community before they opened up to more users, Wave was released with an open invitation system.

YouTube, Not TheirTube

Arin Crumley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Arin Crumley

We love the Web because it levels the playing field. Before the internet, you either did business with major media companies on their terms or you did not earn a living from entertainment.

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Report

Elizabeth Engel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Elizabeth Engel

Chef Spouse and I made the pilgrimage to the Goodman Stadium at Lehigh University Friday, Aug. 6, thus fulfilling both this year's New Year's resoluti...

Camera Software Lets You Seen Into The Past

Wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Computational rephotography is a fancy name for photos taken from the exact same viewpoint as an old photograph. Actually, that's just rephotography. ...

Tapping a Million Green Brains

Marc Stoiber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Stoiber

Mass collaboration in business was, until quite recently, a concept treated with suspicion. Today, we're seeing an explosion of collaboration that unabashedly taps the creative reservoir of the masses.

TECH ART: Baldessari's iPhone App

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Bettina Korek

John Baldessari once told Hans Ulrich Obrist that one of the fundamental concepts for him about art is that "you choose one thing over another. That's...

A Day of Disruption, Minus the Disruption at the Wired Business Conference

Courtney Boyd Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Courtney Boyd Myers

We've come to yet another crossroads where we have to ask, technology is awesome and we invented it, but what can it do for us? And more importantly, how can it make us better human beings?

36 Reasons to Have a Smart Phone Camera Everywhere You Go

John Paul Caponigro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John Paul Caponigro

The functionality of smart phones is so vast and so new that you may not know what they can do.

Why I Delete Comments on My Blog

Dave Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Dave Taylor

I regularly delete comments, and even ban commentators from my AskDaveTaylor.com tech support site.

Barack Obama Looking At Awesome Things (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

In February, NYMag.com had a slideshow called "A History of Obama Feigning Interest in Mundane Things," wherein the President was shown suffering thro...

Dating in a Digital Universe

Caroline Giegerich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Caroline Giegerich

Love in a world filled with digital devices and always-streaming media has gotten more confusing. Here are my top 5 rules on dating in a digital universe.

A Sneak Peek at XBOX's Project Natal

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Once we were briefed -- we were given the opportunity to play a dodge ball (like) game. It was a great experience.

Video, People, Language Capture The Energy of Gov 2.0 LA

Alan W. Silberberg and Ralph J. Shapira | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Alan W. Silberberg and Ralph J. Shapira

One of the key themes in this past weekend's event was "Video is the New Text." Another is that the jargon and language used in Government 2.0 is holding us back.

The Brooklyn Museum's Copyright Project

Jonathan Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jonathan Melber

The Brooklyn Museum understands that the public better served, when it allows its collection to be reproduced, remixed and disseminated in as many (non-commercial) ways as possible.

Caterina Fake:

Fast Company | Cliff Kuang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Caterina Fake, who, with her husband Stewart Butterfield, founded Flickr, knows a thing or two about bliztkreig work schedules. But she points out tha...

What To Wear Part 1: The Feared Dress Code

Daria Shualy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Daria Shualy

The What to Wear question is a tough one, and there's no easy answer to it. But I do have two suggestions.

5 Ways to Date Your Mate

Julie Spira | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Julie Spira

It's no secret that the first three months of a new relationship are the most exciting. During this honeymoon period, singles learn the art of perfection when it comes to dating.

Caterina Fake: Flickr Co-Founder On Her Tricky Name, Dante Scholars

Fast Company | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In 2002, Caterina Fake (her real name) was developing a video game with her husband, Stewart Butterfield, when they decided to drop photos into instan...

Flickr, YouTube Feature World Trade Center Rebuilding

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New pictures and video showing the rebuilding at the World Trade Center site are now on two social networking sites. The Port Author...

Lots of Content Is Good for Democracy

Charles Warner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Charles Warner

The Internet's explosive growth has led to such a proliferation of content that it is now virtually infinite. To say that "content is king" in today's world is like saying "a grain of sand is precious."