Picasa is updating
If you’re curious what that will look like, simply log in to Google Photos with the Google account you used to create the web Album — and voila — they’re already there.You can view, download, or delete your Picasa Web Albums from the Photos interface, but as of May 1, you cannot create, organize, or edit them.We are committed to keeping our content free and independent, which means no paywalls, no sponsored posts, no annoying ad formats or subscription fees.If you like our content, and would like to help, please consider making a contribution: Martin Brinkmann is a journalist from Germany who founded Ghacks Technology News Back in 2005.It is unclear however how long this new platform will be kept alive, and likely that Google will terminate it eventually.As far as the desktop program is concerned, it too will be retired by Google.Some features may stop working, especially those linked to Picasa Web Albums.
However, if you already have the software installed, it will continue to work.
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Millions have downloaded and continue to use Picasa, Google’s free and feature-rich photo management software that works on both Macs and PCs.
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The company refers to it as “switching,” because that’s exactly how you have to think about it.