Words from Nerds #69: Photo Sharing

Same3Guys Words from Nerds

Tips for uploading and sharing your photos in the cloud. Just because you can, doesn’t always mean you should.

Nerd News:

Feature Story: Photo Sharing

  • Flickr, Shutterfly, Snapfish, SmugMug, MobileMe, PhotoBucket, Picasa, DropShots
  • Look for 180dpi+ for good looking images when printing
  • TV inputs: USB is awesome.
  • Large Prints: PictureFrames.com ($ to $$$) ShortRunPosters.com
  • Photos are everywhere these days… on your smartphone, on FaceBook, Twitter. It’s important to know how your photos will be viewed.

Nerd History:

  • July 7, 1928 – Sliced bread is sold for the first time by the Chillicothe Baking Company of Chillicothe, Missouri. It is described as “the greatest forward step in the baking industry since bread was wrapped”.
  • July 8, 1947 – Reports are broadcast that a UFO crash landed in Roswell, New Mexico. seems broke
  • July 3, 1985 – Back to the Future premieres. The BluRay box set will be out in Oct 2010.