Google today announced that they've acquired Picnik, a great web-based image editor we've featured in the past. They're not doing any significant changing up to the service just yet, but it's a safe bet they'll integrate some of its features into their photo-sharing app Picasa sometime in the near future. [Official Google Blog]
Google Buys Online Image Editing Tool Picnik
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