PicMonkey vs Pixlr

Last updated: July 26, 2011

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PicMonkey
PicMonkey is a free photo editor that works in your browser — nothing to download or install. Fix your photos and add beautiful filters and text. Touch up facial features or create outstanding graphics. Ridiculously easy, staggeringly gorgeous. Ads-free editing plus a kingly hoard of primo effects, supreme fonts, exclusive designs, and more
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Pixlr
The most robust browser photo editor, for all your editing needs. Online or offline. Browser-based or native app. Now for Windows and Mac as well as iOS and Android. Pixlr is ready to make moments beautiful wherever you are and whenever inspiration strikes.
PicMonkey vs Pixlr in our news:

2011. Autodesk acquires Pixlr, takes on Adobe Photoshop



While Adobe is fighting with Apple and trying to sort out its SaaS-collaboration strategy, it can loose another niche which brings it the considerable part of income - the graphical design software. One of the main contenders - is Autodesk. Last week Autodesk, the maker of engineering design software acquired the online Photoshop alternative - service Pixlr. Recently, we have put together the 5 best online image editing tools and Pixlr was recognized as the best of them. In addition, Autodesk is quite straightforward in its cloud strategy. Last year it launched the SaaS-version of its flagship product AutoCAD WS. Some people might say that for the design software cloud technologies - are unnecessary, because they require first of all the speed and the rich interface of the desktop apps. But remember, the same thing people where saying about the cloud document editors.