Nik Software archive

  • Google buys Instagram rival Snapseed, another salvo in Facebook battle
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    Google buys Instagram rival Snapseed, another salvo in Facebook battle

    By 18 September 2012

    Google is to acquire Nik Software, the German company behind a number of successful photography apps for Windows, Mac and iPhone. Its most famous, perhaps, is Snapseed, the hugely successful iOS application that allows users to add vintage and toy camera...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Snapseed review (iOS)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Snapseed review (iOS)

    By 5 June 2012

    Nik Software has been making some excellent high-end software for a long time now. If you're a serious photography enthusiast then you may have heard of or even already use Efex Pro - a black and white conversion tool that's been received with critical...