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Art

Animals with Forward-Facing Eyes Just Won Photoshop

Those aren't supposed to be there.
Beckett Mufson
9.15.16
News

The Cold War Between Reddit and Imgur Has Officially Begun

"In a sense, Imgur has gotten too big for its britches, and it’s probably too risky for Reddit to continue relying on a direct competitor for image hosting."
Jason Koebler
6.21.16
Art

Here's What Really Happens When Your Photo Goes Viral

Here's how people edit, filter, crop, and otherwise screw with original art.
Jason Koebler at Motherboard
5.22.16
News

Someone Was Abusing an Imgur Bug to Target 8chan Users

Bug allowed attackers to upload malicious code to the site.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.22.15
Photos

Imgur Is Cracking Down on NSFW Content Because it Wants to Be Instagram

Is the site's crackdown on NSFW content an attempt to appease Apple?
Jason Koebler
6.3.15
Culture

Reddit's Revenge Porn Policy Still Puts the Onus on Victims, Advocates Say

"At first I thought this announcement was Reddit trolling us."
Kari Paul
2.26.15
tech

Artists Are Using Algorithms to Create Superhuman Amounts of Work

Sam Newell wrote a bot that produced 5,000 images in two months. Some of them are even interesting.
Ben Valentine
10.22.14
Instagram

When Your Art Goes Viral, the Internet Will Kill Its Image Quality

Here's how people edit, filter, crop, and otherwise screw with original art.
Jason Koebler
10.21.14
Culture

What the New Reddit and Imgur Research Project Plans to Do with User Data

A new project is going to open up the internet's largest social communities to researchers.
Jason Koebler
8.21.14
Design

Meet The Animator Behind The World Cup's Most Viral Reaction GIF

This animator turned El Tri's manager into a Super Saiyan GIF that's been viewed over 7 million times already.
Luis Arroyo
6.27.14