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Postcards from the e-edge? App turns selfies into snail-mail greetings
Postcards from the e-edge? App turns selfies into snail-mail greetings

Sending a postcard while on the road has never been quite as simple. A new mobile app called Blipcard enables you to convert your selfies and photos into paper postcards that get snail-mailed to your friends and loved ones. Sound old school? It is, but with a contemporary twist. Using the app means you never have to hunt down a post office and stamps again. Each postcard costs 1.49 euros (about $2) and takes a few days to reach countries in Europe and at least a week to reach the U.S. or Japan. The drawback? No matter where you are on vacation, your postcard will be mailed from Berlin with a "smart stamp" that indicates what city, state or country you're really visiting....

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