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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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Twitter refines its scolding prompts in ongoing effort to make users nicer
If at first you don't succeed...  Twitter announced Wednesday an update to its ongoing effort to pare back the volume of what it deems to be toxic replies sloshing around the social media platform. Specifically, starting May 5 on the Twitter iOS app and shortly thereafter on the Android app, English-language users may be shown "improved prompts" asking them to rethink their typed-but-not-yet-sent replies in a new — and presumably more nuanced — set of circumstances.  Wednesday's announcement Read More ››
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Facebook's Oversight Board decision about Trump is the worst case scenario for Mark Zuckerberg
At first glance, today's decision by Facebook's Oversight Board to uphold the suspension of former President Donald Trump seems like just the kind of backup Mark Zuckerberg was looking for from the "independent" body he created. But, upon closer inspection, today's ruling is pretty much a disaster for Facebook. The Oversight Board ...More about Facebook, Donald Trump, Oversight, Tech, and Social Media Companies Read More ››
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Can't be with Mom this Mother's Day? An Echo Show makes video calls a cinch.
Three of Amazon's Echo Show smart displays are on sale for up to 44% off as of May 5: OUR TOP PICK: Echo Show 8 — save $55 BEST FOR VIDEO CONFERENCING: Echo Show 10 (3rd Gen) — save $50 + get a free Ring smart bulb BEST VALUE: Echo Show 5 — save $40 Meeting up with Mom this Mother's Day may still be a little dicey, depending on where you live (and your vaccination status), but don't Read More ››
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TLDR: The 2021 Complete Computer Science Training Bundle includes more than 210 hours of instruction in today’s hottest data science fields like artificial intelligence and machine learning. If you ever stared at lines of computer code and felt like you were trying to decipher a foreign language, the state of Arkansas apparently agrees with you. Under a bill currently being considered by Arkansas lawmakers, courses like programming, AP Computer Science Principles, and Computer Science Standard Read More ››
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Facebook’s Oversight Board has upheld the platform’s decision to ban Donald Trump‘s accounts, but says the company broke its own rules by imposing an indefinite suspension. Trump’s Facebook and Instagram accounts were suspended indefinitely in the wake of the US Capitol riots over fears that he would use the platforms to encourage further violence. The social network had already blocked Trump from posting for 24 hours, but then extended the ban until at least Joe Biden replaced him Read More ››
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TLDR: The Mastering Linux Development Bundle features 7 courses and over 30 hours of training in using and creating with the Linux operating system to run your own systems safely. If you only looked at the current market share for computer operating systems, it would be easy to completely overlook Linux. Windows is at 75.55 percent, OS stands at 16.5 percent, all while Linux only holds a small 1.97 percent. So Linux really isn’t all Read More ››
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