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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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Auto industry veteran Bob Lutz has been around the automotive block. Now 85, Lutz has worked for the who's-who of the automotive industry including BMW, Ford, Chrysler, and General Motors. And while Lutz is high on Tesla's automobiles, he doesn't think that's going to be enough to save the company. [Elon Musk] hasn't figured out the revenues have to be greater than costs … when you are perennially running out of cash you are just Read More ››
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Airbnb hosts in Boston could get hit with fees in an effort to combat high rents in popular neighborhoods. On Monday, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh announced that he had filed a city ordinance to regulate short-term rentals. His plan would charge Airbnb hosts fees for renting out their properties, as well as limit the number of days a unit can be rented out. SEE ALSO: 2 Airbnb hosts could be fined up to Read More ››
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Cheap solar cells and panels from overseas will now be subject to a 30 percent tariff, the Trump administration announced on Monday. The decision is aimed at boosting the competitiveness of US-made solar panels. But opponents say that the tariffs could drive increases in pollution and endanger jobs in America's $29 billion solar industry. The announcement comes after the International Trade Commission's ruling in September that the companies SolarWorld AG and Suniva couldn't compete with Read More ››
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
In October, I started writing a daily newsletter about Facebook and democracy. Fallout from the 2016 election had resulted in a daily deluge of journalism about the unforeseen consequences that Facebook and other social networks were having. By organizing those stories into one place, I hoped to chronicle a cultural reckoning and help give it some shape. I entered into it without a strong sense of how social networks should respond to the unfolding crises Read More ››
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The bitcoin craze has officially jumped to real estate. Despite the risky, volatile nature of cryptocurrency, homes and property across the U.S., Australia, Canada, and beyond are for sale for the unpredictable coin. Even after one bitcoin dropped from $14,000 to $11,000 in value in a matter of days, homeowners are still putting up their homes for some of that flashy money. SEE ALSO: Cool, so people are selling their houses in exchange for Bitcoin now It's Read More ››
Tue, Jan 23, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Even if the populations of the US or Russia are annihilated in a nuclear apocalypse, the governments responsible for the devastation plan to fight on from vast, underground bunkers. Now, the public can peer inside the secretive complexes thanks to the efforts of arms control analysts who reconstructed these bunkers inside Minecraft. The mistaken missile alert that sent people scurrying for cover in Hawaii last week revealed just how poorly prepared the US government is Read More ››
Mon, Jan 22, 2018, Continue reading at the source