Social Media

AppsSocial Media

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.

READ MORE →

Web

Web

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’, …

READ MORE →

News from around the Tech World

Hackers have once again proved there's no such thing as true security for your phone. Researchers at the Chaos Computer Club (via Motherboard) claim to have bypassed the iris scanner on Samsung's Galaxy S8 using a simple photo of a person's iris and an ordinary contact lens. SEE ALSO: Watch how far Samsung's Galaxy S8 has evolved from the original Galaxy S Samsung's "airtight" (the company's word, not mine) iris scanner is included on the Galaxy S8 as Read More ››
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Just when you thought we'd reached peak iPhone speculation, the rumor mill pops off and churns out a hot new leak to kickstart the chatter. The leak is concerned with the handset Apple's dropping in 2018 — and no, that's not a potentially delayed version of the device currently being called the iPhone 8, which is still months away from even being officially revealed. We're talking iPhone rumors within the standard release cycle for a device Read More ››
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
In July 2016, Artem Vaulin left Ukraine for a vacation to Iceland with his family, but he never made it to his destination. During a layover in Poland, Vaulin — the 31-year-old accused by the United States of operating KickassTorrents (KAT), the web's most popular place to illegally obtain movies, songs, and video games — was arrested by authorities. Until last week, Vaulin had been held at Warsaw-Bialoleka Investigative Detention Center with little contact Read More ››
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Crime doesn't pay. Well, unless it's your side hustle when you're not working as a hacker for the North Korean government. Then it pays. Bitcoin, specifically. SEE ALSO: Security researcher says he's figured out how to decrypt WannaCry Security experts researching the ransomware WannaCry have zeroed in on a group they believe to be responsible for the attack that encrypted computers around the globe. It's known as Lazarus, and you may already be familiar with what Read More ››
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Google has slowly been expanding each of its apps to work better for families. It even launched Family Link, a way for kids to use Google's apps with parental supervision. SEE ALSO: Google's new Google Photos update can now automatically share your selfies The company is now expanding its family offerings across many more apps, including YouTube TV and Google calendar, the company announced on Tuesday. Image: googleThe newly launched ...More about Google, Family, Google Photos, Read More ››
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Snapchat's latest feature lets users create custom Stories with their friends, making a communal Story based on a shared event or location. When you create a custom Story, you can add your friends as contributors. When they create a new Snap, they have the option to add it to your communal story. You can also “Geofence” the Story to a particular location, which I assume means you can only see it if you're in a Read More ››
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source