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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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Hackers are getting really good at hacking Ring cameras and the results are terrifying
In case you needed another reminder of the potentially terrifying downside of having a Wi-Fi-connected security camera in your home, consider this: it's surprisingly easy for hackers to gain access to them. Hackers have created software that essentially streamlines the process, and are selling and sharing it on internet forums, Motherboard reported. The exploit is possible not because of any one vulnerability in Ring's software, but rather how it takes advantage of insecure passwords in order Read More ››
Sat, Dec 14, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Vudu offers 'rental redos' in case you hate a movie
We've all done it: you start a movie only to realize partway in that it's actually terrible. If you're streaming on Netflix or somewhere else, this is no big deal because you can just switch to something else. But if you've paid to rent the movie, it's much more of a bummer. Now, not only do you have to find something better, you're also out the rental fee. Walmart-owned streaming platform Vudu has a solution: Read More ››
Sat, Dec 14, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is so inescapable that it's even started invading video games. This afternoon, director J.J. Abrams stopped by a unique location to show off a new clip from the movie: Risky Reels, the drive-in theater on Fortnite's virtual island. It was a unique promotional event for the film, which naturally ended with a lightsaber duel. The event opened with Abrams arriving on the Millennium Falcon, amidst a battle with some TIE Read More ››
Sat, Dec 14, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Texting on Android is finally more like iMessage, but the green bubble remains
Good news, green bubbles: Google has finally flipped the switch on an update that makes texting on Android more like iMessage. If you live in the U.S, Google's Messages app should now officially support "chat" features like read receipts, typing indicators, and better support for photo and group messages. The update is the result of a years-long effort by Google to ditch SMS, which was created decades before the first smartphones changed how we think Read More ››
Sat, Dec 14, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Artificial Intelligence may be one of the greatest technologies developed by humans. The quest for imitating human intelligence might not be a hundred percent accurate. But, it's pretty helpful in shifting the existing burden of humans to an extent and developing devices that can work independently without the intervention of human beings. Ever since its inception, artificial intelligence has come a long way to become what it is today. It's expanded its domain and gave Read More ››
Sat, Dec 14, 2019, Continue reading at the source
Google Earth now covers more than 98% of the world's real estate
Google sees everything. Well, almost everything. On Friday, the company revealed in a blog post that Google Earth now covers more than 98 percent of the world, and has captured 10 million miles of Street View imagery. To put those numbers in perspective, Google shared that the distance of 10 million miles would wrap around the globe more than 400 times, and that Google Earth lets users browse more than 36 million square miles of satellite imagery, Read More ››
Sat, Dec 14, 2019, Continue reading at the source