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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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Around the time Edward Snowden began working for as a computer specialist for the intelligence community in 2006, I decided to leave my job as a lawyer for the American Civil Liberties Union to go inside America's growing surveillance state. Congress had created a new office: an office of privacy and civil liberties to advise the head of the intelligence community on how to improve oversight of intelligence programs. Much to my surprise, senior intelligence Read More ››
Sat, Oct 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
The hyperloop is moving ahead. Elon Musk got permission from Maryland officials for his Boring Company to build a 10-mile tunnel in the state, the Baltimore Sun reported. The tunnel would be the first part of Musk's envisioned hyperloop to transport people underground between New York and Washington, D.C. “This thing is real. It's exciting to see,” Maryland Transportation Secretary Pete Rahn told the Sun. “The word ‘transformational' may be overused, but this is a Read More ››
Sat, Oct 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Preorders for the iPhone X begin on October 27th, and supplies are expected to be limited. If you're a member of the iPhone Upgrade Program, you might have a chance to streamline the ordering process when preorders begin. Apple announced that members of the program can get a head start on the ordering process on Monday, October 23rd. The banner points members to the Apple Store app so that they “can speed through checkout on Read More ››
Sat, Oct 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
As mentioned in last week's roundup, most retailers are holding out on any major promotions until November, but there are a couple deals we recommend taking a look at. This week we've got two exclusive deals for our readers — both the Anker PowerCore 2 portable charger and Portal wifi router are 20 percent off on Amazon with the Verge promo codes listed below. There's also a couple entertainment and smart home sales, including this 55-inch Read More ››
Sat, Oct 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
VPNs are one of the most battle-tested means of protecting yourself from theft and other web dangers. However, Windscribe is offering VPN security that's more than just a VPN...which is why you should seriously consider this lifetime pro subscription for just $49 (over 90 percent off) from TNW Deals. Read More ››
Sat, Oct 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Facebook recently announced the launch of a revamped video streaming service aptly called “Watch.” Despite the hype, we should be careful jumping to the conclusion Mark Zuckerberg and his Facebook behemoth have their sights set on Hollywood. The real story here is that the service promises users a more streamlined viewing experience and the ability to engage with their community of friends around the content. Ultimately, the Watch viewing experience is what's groundbreaking, not the Read More ››
Sat, Oct 21, 2017, Continue reading at the source