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  1. 17 votes
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      1 comment  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Hello,

      We are happy to let you know that you can now select your photos from your timeline and hit the print option and print from our printshop via the Lifecake app!

      Thanks,
      The Lifecake team!

    • Thanks

      I'm seriously loving this app and website. I like that it's more private than Facebook, and that I don't have to worry about annoying my non-mommy friends with all the sweet photos of my son that I want to keep forever. I added my mother, and she says that this is much easier than sifting through "all the Facebook garbage." So, thanks for putting an ad on Facebook where I would see it!

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        0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        That’s so great to hear, Marcia! Feedback like this really motivates our team :-)

        Do let us know if you’d ever be interested in being part of a special group whom we send occasional (once a month at most) concepts to to get feedback for potential new features. And if you have any things you’d love to see in Lifecake, please let us know!

        Have a great day :—)

        Nick, from the Lifecake team

      • More than 100GB

        Do you plan to offer more thn 100GB in the future?

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          0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Re-word "add a kid"

          I think it sounds awful. Maybe even "add another person/family member"..... Kid makes it sound tacky and a little chavvy. Sorry. Great app otherwise :)

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            0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

            Hi, Emily! You are completely right, and we are changing this. Android will be change in the next day, and our iPhone/iPad app will be changed in the next 5 days. (Our Website already says ‘Add child’).

            Thanks for raising this! Please keep the suggestions coming :-)

          • Gallery including ALL photos

            I would like a gallery including ALL photos, and not only the photos for a given day. In the timeline I can see just a preview all the photos, but if I want to see them all, I have to click on a day, the browse, then back to the time line to click on another day, etc. A bit anoying.

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              completed  ·  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Keep up the Great Work!

              I dont "check in" here everyday, nor am I posting life moments everyday (yet), but I keep coming back to lifecake and I love this app/resource/program/life-hack more and more every time I use it!

              Thank you,
              Jori Brown

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              • iPhone shows age instead of Date

                Can you allow the user to configure app to show Age, date of picture or both on mobile and desktop?

                Regards,
                Jim

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                  1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  Hi Jim! You absolutely can do this. If you tap on the side block (for iPhone) this toggles it between age and date (if only one child filtered in timeline). On Android, if you tap either the date or age header (depending on what is shown), it will toggle too between age and date.

                  Hope this helps!
                  Ed

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                  • Import from Dropbox & YouTube

                    Hi

                    Correct me if I am wrong but are the files for lifecake hosted on the Amazon servers? If so, so are the files from dropbox and using their API I don't think it would be too difficult to create an option to import from dropbox and the transfer speed would be quicker than say importing from your computer as they are on the same servers?

                    Also I think the service is more geared towards images and photo's, maybe due to keeping costs down? But it would be a great option to be able to import video from youtube (user…

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                      2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                      Hi, Nick! You can now import from Dropbox on both iPhone and Android. Give it a try!

                      We haven’t had many requests for YouTube – as it’s such a public platform – but if we get requests for that we will look to add it.

                    • List of new pictures after login

                      Need to list new pictures recently uploaded (as they might be older in date and further back in the stream)

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                        2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Remove request to access my photos via privacy on app

                        Remove request to access my photos on IPhone app via privacy. I view Lifecake but yr upgrade is requesting access. Why?

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                          5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Download photo option on Android platform

                          Both the desktop website and the iOS app have the abilities to 'add to camera roll', or otherwise effectively download a particular photo. On Android devices, however, this option is distinctly absent.

                          It would be cool to have this feature on Android too without having to do some major fiddling to otherwise perform the action (involving lots of cursing and taking screenshots...)

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                            0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            Hi! Just to let you know that the Android download to camera roll feature is now in place in the most recent update.

                            Hope you like it.

                            Have a great day!
                            Ed

                          • Keep sizing of photos originally uploaded.

                            Keep sizing of photos originally uploaded. After uploaded and viewed on full view some pictures are too big and cannot see entire frame. Some pictures are also shrunken down to their pre cropped , prior to upload position, despite being uploaded correctly.

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                              0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                              Hi, Melissa! So sorry for the delay, but this should be sorted now. When you tap on portrait (vertically-aligned) photos to view them on your iPhone they should fill the screen by default – as the Camera Roll does – but if you ‘reverse pinch’ then you can see the entire photo.

                              Can you let us know if this isn’t working exactly as you’d like or expect it to now?

                              Thanks!

                            • 4 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Hi, Katie! So sorry for the delay, but you can do this. If you go to www.lifecake.com on your computer and sign in, you will see a little book icon above the timeline on the right side. If you click on this you will get an option to create a book, and you can even choose others in your family as recipients. If you do, we will auto-create a book with their favorites.

                                Please have a try when you get a chance – you can create a book without ordering one, just to try it – and let us know what you think.

                                Thanks!

                              • Great changes to Lifecake! Would also be useful when selecting pictures from Camera Roll to be able to view a large version of the picture

                                Picking THE pic from the hundreds that I take (!) is difficult as I can only see the tiny thumbnail pic and can't see the subtleties of expressions. It would be useful to be able to see a larger pic, so I can pick the best picture without having to leave the app, go to Camera Roll, work out which is the best pic then return to Lifecake.

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                                  • When you send me notification via email attach photo thumbnail

                                    When I receive notification about like or comment via email I want to see text of comment and thumbnail of the photo

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                                      completed  ·  2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • daily update digests

                                      You should offer people an option for a daily digest update of "Loves" and "messages". This would allow me to see what happens on the account over the course of a day without having my inbox flooded as people love every pictures! :)

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                                        completed  ·  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • More Size Options for Photo Books

                                        Currently there is only an 80 page photo book option. Would it be possibly to have smaller sizes as an option? Such as 25 pages? I have a newborn son and I would love to give photo books for as birthday gifts to my family but I don't yet have enough photos to fill an 80 page photo book. It would also be great to capture specific times or events in the child's lives.

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                                          0 comments  ·  Printing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                          Hi, Raquel! Thanks a lot for your question.

                                          The good news is that you can make books smaller than 80 pages. That’s just our default size. But you can actually make it 40 pages, if you’d like (and correspondingly less). We don’t do less than that as our hardcover books don’t feel quite right in the hand if they are less than that, and we want our products to feel great.

                                          We hope this helps, but please let us know if that isn’t what you’re after!

                                        • Highlight new unseen photos

                                          This Christmas, our precious little one was a 12 day jetsetter to multiple grandma, grandpa, aunts, uncles & friends homes. Currently, there are 8 of us with access to upload photos. While I appreciate the email that tells me how many photos each person uploaded, what I would really like is a way to identify the newly added photos (that could technically go back several weeks when folks are doing "catch up uploads).

                                          For example, it would be great if when I logged on today, there was either a tab to take me to photos unseen prior to today, or…

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                                            1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                            HI! Sorry this took us longer than expected to have it everywhere, but now on iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android and our Website you can see a ’What’s New’ section. This will show all the latest content, comments and faves from the family.

                                            Please let us know if you have any trouble accessing this or have suggestions on ways to improve it!

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