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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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Female undergraduates at a top Chinese university can now use their face to open doors. The Beijing Normal University installed two facial recognition devices at entrances to the No. 13 female dorms in early May this year, according to state-run Beijing News. SEE ALSO: China's latest robot police officer can recognise faces The system — which has been on trial for nearly three weeks — is meant to deter intruders from entering the dorms through tailgating, say Read More ››
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Joining in on a popular live video on Facebook can be a fun way to feel part of a broader online community, but it can also subject you to a myriad of inane comments, which are often too crowded to make any sense of in the first place. Starting today, Facebook is giving you another option: watching Live videos privately with your friends. The creatively-named Live Chat With Friends is precisely what it sounds like. Read More ››
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Promoted Tweets are an inevitable part of using Twitter. They're an effective way to get people to engage with brands, either by following them, or getting them to tweet out stuff for the chance to win something. But now, Twitter is going a step further with Direct Message Cards, and wants you to slide into the DMs of your favorite corporate twitter account. It sounds awful, but it's not. With a Direct Message Card, brands Read More ››
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Microsoft's been on a high streak with its newest Surface products, but one repeated complaint has been their shunning of USB-C – also known as the best connector in the world (fight me). In an interview with The Verge, Surface head honcho Panos Panay gave us both the clearest explanation of the omission, and provided a bit of respite: USB-C is coming to the Surface soon, but you'll need a dongle for it. According to Read More ››
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Reddit has expanded the beta test on its Profile feature, meaning just about anyone can build their own mirror-Twitter page. When I logged into one of my accounts this morning, I noticed a button on my page which said, “Need to post something that doesn't quite fit in a specific community? Sign up to test out our new profile experience.” I immediately hit the button and built my own profile. If mine is anything to Read More ››
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So we're already into 2017, in case you haven't noticed. That means you probably have already broken one of your New Year's resolutions. Don't worry, my resolution to get better sleep has already been dashed. But one of my resolutions that I will not be breaking is to become a better graphic designer in 2017. And this is great news for you, because I will help you also become a better designer in the process. Read More ››
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