One Phone to Rule Them All

The Most Popular Camera Used on Flickr? The iPhone.

The cops will help you find it.

Flickr just released its quarterly stats report, which reveals a few fun facts. Did you know that there are now 7.2 billion photos on Flickr, with users uploading 2,500 new photos a minute? Did you know that there are 228,207,499 Creative Commons-licensed photos on Flickr?

Most interesting, though, were the stats about camera choices among Flickr’s community. The most popular camera is the iPhone 4, followed by the Canon EOS 5D Mark II, followed by the iPhone 4S, followed by the┬áCanon EOS Rebel T2I and Nikon D90.

That’s a lot of play for the iPhone 4’s 5-megapixel camera and the iPhone 4S’s 8-megapixel camera on a site that attracts a lot of┬áprofessional photographers as well as amateurs who take themselves pretty seriously. Read More

Taylor Tees Off

Abolish South by Southwest!

The future is here, drunk and deluded.

If there’s one thing I hate more than spilling a Shiner Bock on my iPhone 4 just after I just downloaded the newest OkCupid update, it’s South by Southwest, especially the Interactive part, a supposedly technology-oriented appendage of the days-long party.

Let’s destroy this sham of a technological confabulation once and for all. But before Read More