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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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Design your own video game with this guide for absolute beginners
TL;DR: The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Learning Unreal Engine for Game Design and Animation is on sale for £30.57 as of August 15, saving you 96% on list price. Way back in 1998, a game engine called the Unreal Engine was developed and showcased in the first-person shooter game Unreal. More than two decades later, it's now used in a variety of other game genres, like platformers (think Super Mario Bros.), fighting games (think Mortal Kombat), Read More ››
Sat, Aug 15, 2020, Continue reading at the source
This online course teaches you how to become an Instagram influencer
TL;DR: The Complete Instagram Influencer Bundle is on sale for £22.21 as of August 15, saving you 98% on list price. Even if you aren't descended from a long line of famous people, there is money to be made on Instagram.  And while effectively growing your IG following is unlikely to have brands, businesses, or corrupt foreign regimes just begging to thrust you into the 1% with lucrative #SponCon, it could go some way to supplementing your Read More ››
Sat, Aug 15, 2020, Continue reading at the source
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge President Trump issued an executive order Friday giving ByteDance 90 days to either sell or spin off its TikTok business in the US. “There is credible evidence that leads me to believe that ByteDance ... might take action that threatens to impair the national security of the United States,” Trump wrote in the order, which references national security concerns. ByteDance is based in China, and the Trump administration Read More ››
Sat, Aug 15, 2020, Continue reading at the source
Facebook appears to flipping the switch on integrating the chat systems for Instagram and Messenger. On Friday evening, several editors at The Verge across the country — on both iOS and Android devices — noticed an update screen popped up in Instagram’s mobile app with the message “There’s a New Way to Message on Instagram” with a list of features including a “new colorful look for your chats,” more emoji reactions, swipe-to-reply, and the big Read More ››
Sat, Aug 15, 2020, Continue reading at the source
The number of classic movies on streaming services has risen considerably in the last year — meaning it’s now easier than it used to be to become a cinephile in the streaming age. But which service has the highest concentration of classic films? Two years ago, I wrote an article about how hard it was to be a cinephile in the age of Netflix. I wanted to see how many classic films were actually available Read More ››
Fri, Aug 14, 2020, Continue reading at the source
BAFTA Presents Special Award to Epic Games
Photo by Rachel Luna/Getty Images Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has issued a series of public comments on his personal Twitter account regarding the legal fight the Fortnite creator initiated with Apple yesterday, following the iPhone maker’s removal of the game from the App Store. In the four-part thread, Sweeney says the fight isn’t about money. Rather, he says Epic is fighting for “the basic freedoms of all consumers and developers.” “At the most Read More ››
Fri, Aug 14, 2020, Continue reading at the source