China's former richest man Wang Jianlin once bet Alibaba founder Jack Ma 100 million yuan ($16.3 million) that online purchases in the country would not eclipse bricks-and-mortar buys in the next decade.
This critically acclaimed editing service doesn’t require you to register, a pleasant alternative to the data hungry web services that dominate today’s tech space. There’s also scope to give your photos the professional treatment, with amazingly in-depth editing functionality that’ll impress all but the biggest Photoshop and Aperture diehards.
There are three levels: Pixlr Editor for advanced users; Pixlr Express, which is billed as efficient; and Pixlr-o-matic, described as playful. The latter has an ace iPhone app which makes tweaking snaps on-the-fly insanely addictive. A decent Chrome web app means you can bypass the website and open the service up in your browser.