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Logo of Snapchat is seen at the front entrance new headquarters of Snapchat , the popular social network startup that lets users send each other photos that quickly disappear, November 14, 2013 in Venice, California. Snapchat recently turned down a $3-billion buyout offer from Facebook. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Snapchat Updates Disappearing Photo Act

Snapchat has released a new update, which virtually disables one of the features that made the app popular— the quickly disappearing picture.

05/07/2014

Mobile Twitter (credit: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

NYC Police Twitter Campaign Backfires, Spreads To California Departments

Taking their cue from tweets bashing the New York Police Department, Twitter critics of police in the Bay Area and Los Angeles have been posting photos of people roughed up or injured in scuffles with officers.

04/23/2014

Regional Final

Photo Gallery: CBS SF Bay Area Spelling Bee Final

49 of the Bay Areas best young spellers visited the KPIX 5 studios on March 15th hoping to become the regional spelling champion.

03/15/2014

Two head lice (Pediculus humanus capitis) crawl on a piece of paper after having been removed from the hair of a little boy June 22, 2007 in Berlin, Germany. Summer weather in Central Europe typically brings with it cases of head lice in schoolchildren. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Specialist Claims Selfies Causing Spike In Lice Cases

That’s the claim of Bay Area lice-treatment expert Marcy McQuillan, who runs Nitless Noggins lice-treatment centers in Los Gatos and Scotts Valley. McQuillan claims a recent spike in lice transmissions is attributable to the photo phenomenon.

02/25/2014

A visitor tries out an Xperia Z1 smartphone with a detachable camera lens at the Sony stand at the IFA 2013 consumer electronics trade fair on September 5, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. (Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Sony Looks To Improve Smartphone Pictures

Sony is looking to help people improve the quality of the pictures they take with their smartphones.

09/05/2013

www.marinphotoclub.org

Best Photography Classes Around The North Bay

Looking to improve your picture-snapping skills? These North Bay classes will have you rivaling Ansel Adams in no time at all.

CBS San Francisco–06/10/2013

Facebook

Tech Report: Facebook Effectively Removes Deleted Photos From Servers

Facebook has fixed a problem in which photos that users thought they had deleted were still accessible.

08/17/2012

The game room at Twitter's new Market Street Headquarters. (Troy Holden/SFist)

Photos Give Look Inside Twitter’s Plush New SF Headquarters

Social networking giant Twitter is making the move from its smaller South of Market offices into high-end digs in the city’s historic Market Square building, and a look inside reveals designer touches that you won’t find in most office spaces.

06/20/2012

Kodak. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Shutterfly Emerges As Likely Buyer Of Kodak’s Online Services

Shutterfly’s stock was up for a second straight day on Thursday after emerging as the likely buyer of certain assets of photo pioneer Eastman Kodak’s online photo services business.

04/27/2012

Screen shot of the photos that were flagged by Facebook. (Diana Cornwell)

Facebook Blocks Woman’s Account For Posting Pics Of Down Syndrome Son

A North Carolina woman claims Facebook locked her account after she posted pictures of her son, who has Down’s syndrome, participating in a Special Olympics event.

04/25/2012

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