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Post Instagram to WordPress? No, Pressgram!

There are more than 71 million Wordpress blogs in the world. If you have a Wordpress blog and want to post an Instagram image to the site from your phone, you really can’t. But now you can Pressgram.

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How to make a YouTube GIF in seconds

If you were somewhat coherent in the late 80s and early 90s, then you’ve probably seen a GIF (or Graphics Interchange Format) graphic on the web. It’s the animated graphic that looks like it’s from said period and just loops, and loops and loops into eternity. The GIF (pronounced ‘jiff’, …

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There's a big reason those enormous AM radio transmitter towers are surrounded in fences: touching them can be incredibly dangerous on account of the enormous amounts of power pushed through them. A video on Facebook by the Michigan State University Amateur Radio Club shows what happens if you short out one of these towers using a car's jumper cable: you can hear the radio station in the electricity arc. This happens because AM radio's signal Read More ››
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
Vevo is continuing its push to improve its standing among the many music services online. The company is today releasing updates to its Android and Apple TV apps, and just like last year's iOS refresh, they focus on personalization and ease of use. According to product VP Mark Hall, the revamps are all about making the apps "more relevant and more useful for more people." That means improving the interface with the same sleek UI iOS Read More ››
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
In recent months, the FBI has been pushing for stronger US restrictions on encryption — but a new report from Harvard's Berkman Center suggests such laws reach only a small portion of the relevant products. Taking a census of 865 different encryption products from around the world, the report finds that roughly two-thirds are produced and distributed overseas, outside the jurisdiction of US law. Germany was the biggest source of non-US crypto, with 112 separate Read More ››
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
For a brief moment during development, the first app from Quartz — the four-year-old business news publication owned by The Atlantic — was going to be completely blank when you opened it up. "The whole thing was just notifications," Zach Seward, Quartz's executive editor and VP of product, tells The Verge. "The thought was that this would tell you, like, this is an app meant to be consumed entirely outside the square icon." That is not Read More ››
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
The first stage of dating someone can be exciting, invigorating, and intoxicating—but it can also be perilous if you're not careful. If you see too many of these red flags flying instead of fireworks, you might want to look for love elsewhere.... Read More ››
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source
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Vevo has come to Android and Apple TV. Today, the streaming service best known for hosting music videos is announcing its native Android app as well as a dedicated Apple TV app. The Android app will feature a “spotlight” feed of curated content based on artists you tell Vevo you like. The Apple TV app also features the spotlight option, and syncs favorites and playlists from you iOS app. Vevo CEO Erik Huggers says the Read More ››
Thu, Feb 11, 2016, Continue reading at the source