More Flickr vs Instagram

As a follow up from an earlier piece: The Google Trends lines for Flickr and Instagram have finally crossed. I think it’s a pity. There are tools around Flickr that I’d like to build that I’m probably not going to, because I don’t have any faith in it still being around in a year’s time. […]


Inspired by a twitter conversation, I wrote an Instagram backup tool. It’s a command-line tool. It’ll store your auth token locally so you can run it unattended after the first run. It’ll download incrementally, so you can cron it nightly. Other backup tools for Instagram exist, and I really don’t care, it’s a 20 minute […]