Viewing Managed COM Objects Through Native Pointers

If you are a developer who is curating a successful .NET project using COM interop, then our latest preview of Visual Studio is for you (Download 16.7 Preview 3). This feature automatically decodes managed COM objects referenced by native pointers allowing you to fully inspect values in the Locals Window.
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How to Configure iThemes Security Pro on Your Clients Site

How do you find the right balance of usability and security? How do you control what security notifications are shared with your client? Configuring security on a client’s website can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. In this post, we are going to show you how to configure iThemes Security Pro […]
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Decoding decisions to grow online sales

With more consumers sheltering at home, digital adoption has rapidly accelerated and changed consumer shopping behavior globally. Consumers are looking for new and delightful products related to the home; for example, searches for “planter box” grew 20...
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How to Easily Hide Widget Title in WordPress

Do you want to hide the title of a WordPress widget in your sidebar or footer? WordPress widgets make it easy to drag and drop dynamic content into your theme to create unique layouts. However if you need to hide the widget title, then it… Read More »
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Unravel the symbols of ancient Egypt

Today marks the anniversary of the discovery of the Rosetta Stone, the tool that first unlocked the mystery of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs. Ancient Egyptians used this writing system more than 4000 years ago to record their stories, but only a select ...
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WordPress 5.5 Beta 2

WordPress 5.5 Beta 2 is now available! This software is still in development, so it’s not recommended to run this version on a production site. Consider setting up a test site to play with the new version. You can test WordPress 5.5 beta 2 in two ways: Try the WordPress Beta Tester plugin (choose the “bleeding edge nightlies” […]
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30 years of family videos in an AI archive

My dad got his first video camera the day I was born nearly three decades ago. “Say hello to the camera!” are the first words he caught on tape, as he pointed it at a red, puffy baby (me) in a hospital bassinet. The clips got more embarrassing from the...
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New! iThemes Security Pro Now Integrates with LifterLMS

We here at iThemes have big fans of LifterLMS for a long time. That is why we are excited to announce a partnership between LifterLMS and iThemes Security Pro. We have worked together to lockdown your LifterLMS login with two of iThemes Security Pro’s best WordPress login security features! Bot Busting Power with Google reCAPTCHA […]
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Zooming in Lightroom Classic

When in Grid view, tap "L" or double click an image thumbnail to preview in Loupe view. Once in Loupe view, you will automatically be given the zoom tool; click on the image to zoom to the default zoom percentage (Lightroom’s default zoom percentage is...
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How to Add Syntax Highlighting in WordPress Comments

Do you want to add syntax highlighting in WordPress comments? By default, WordPress does not come with any syntax highlighting for comments, posts, or pages. If you have articles about coding or programming on your website, then sometimes your users may want to leave code… Read More »
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Pip team midyear report








The grant-funded team working on improvements to pip in 2020 has now passed the halfway mark. Here's an update on where are so far and what's next.


Funding and Timeline Status


The plan that we proposed last year said that, by now, we would h...
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Python 3.8.4 is now available

Python 3.8.4 is the fourth maintenance release of Python 3.8. Go get it here:

https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-384/

Maintenance releases for the 3.8 series will continue at regular bi-monthly intervals, with 3.8.5 planned for mid-Sept...
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iThemes Security Pro Feature Spotlight #3: User Groups

Welcome to the third edition of the iThemes Security feature spotlight. In these posts, we are going to pick a feature and share a bit about why we developed the feature, who the feature is for, and how to use the feature. Today we are going to cover User Groups, a really cool feature to […]
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Inside the Google team that dreams up colors

How do you bring a new color to life? Just ask Isabelle Olsson, who leads Google’s Color, Materials and Finish team. “Every year we work on hundreds of new colors, but maybe one or two make it,” she says. They dream up colors for things like Nest Minis...
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How to Add Instagram Shoppable Images in WordPress

Do you want to add shoppable Instagram images to your WordPress site? Instagram shoppable images have links that people can easily click on to buy your products. This is a powerful way to showcase your products and drive more sales from Instagram. In this article,… Read More »
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How to Add Instagram Shoppable Images in WordPress

Do you want to add shoppable Instagram images to your WordPress site? Instagram shoppable images have links that people can easily click on to buy your products. This is a powerful way to showcase your products and drive more sales from Instagram. In this article,… Read More »
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Investing in India’s digital future

Editor’s note: Today at Google for India, Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced a $10 billion Google for India Digitization Fund to help accelerate India’s digital economy. Below is an edited transcript of his remarks. Watch the full event here. Google fo...
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Tools for language access during COVID-19

Translation services make it easier to communicate with someone who doesn’t speak the same language, whether you’re traveling abroad or living in a new country. But in the context of a global pandemic, government and health officials urgently need to d...
Google

GitHub Action Hero: Jeremy Shore

The GitHub community is capable of incredible things! GitHub Actions is just one of the amazing tools made available for developers. Actions is here to help you automate your workflows, deploy to any cloud, build
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17 Best WordPress Forms Plugins of 2020

The best WordPress forms plugins make it easy to build and customize forms for your website without the need of a developer. Today, there are a lot of high-quality WordPress forms plugin choices to sift through, and it can be confusing and intimidating to find the one that is right for you. Having a well-designed […]
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17 Best WordPress Forms Plugins of 2020

The best WordPress forms plugins make it easy to build and customize forms for your website without the need of a developer. Today, there are a lot of high-quality WordPress forms plugin choices to sift through, and it can be confusing and intimidating to find the one that is right for you. Having a well-designed […]
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New predictive capabilities in Google Analytics

Google Analytics helps you measure the actions people take across your app and website. By applying Google’s machine learning models, Analytics can analyze your data and predict future actions people may take. Today we are introducing two new predictiv...
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Here’s to you: 15 years of Google Earth stories

We’ve always said that if Google Maps is about finding your way, Google Earth is about getting lost. With Google Earth, you can see our planet like an astronaut from space, then travel anywhere on it in seconds with a click or tap. Even after an entire...
Google

Exciting new updates to the Git experience in Visual Studio

We’ve seen a lot of enthusiasm in the past few months with the improvements we’ve been making to the Git integration for Visual Studio 2019. We’ve also received a healthy amount of good feedback that’s helped us focus our efforts. We first announced the new changes in a blog post in March.
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BackupBuddy Feature Spotlight: Restore Plugins, Themes, WordPress Version and Individual Files

BackupBuddy is the original 3-in-1 WordPress backup plugin. Not only can BackupBuddy handle complete backups of your WordPress website, it can also help you restore your website (or parts of it) with just a few clicks. BackupBuddy recently introduced an all-new way of doing website restores, right from your WordPress admin dashboard. This way of […]
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How to Create a Paywall in WordPress (with Preview Options)

Do you want to create a paywall on your WordPress site to publish paid content? Adding a paywall allows you to monetize some or all of your content with a subscription plan. This freemium model is already used by top publications like the NYTimes and… Read More »
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Introducing the GitHub Availability Report

What is the Availability Report? Historically, GitHub has published post-incident reviews for major incidents that impact service availability. Whether we’re sharing new investments to infrastructure or detailing site downtimes, our belief is that we can
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Cloud Covered: What was new in Google Cloud in June

Summer arrived here in the U.S. last month, so school's out—but people are still using technology to connect, play and learn. Here’s what was new.Find time to play (not just work) at home.Remote fun, not just remote work, is essential these days. Last ...
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Learn more about what you see on Google Images

In recent years, we’ve made Google Images more useful by helping you explore beyond the image itself. For example, there are captions on thumbnail images in search results, Lens lets you search within images you find, and you can explore similar ideas ...
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WordPress Vulnerability Roundup: July 2020, Part 1

New WordPress plugin and theme vulnerabilities were disclosed during the first half of July, so we want to keep you aware. In this post, we cover recent WordPress plugin, theme and core vulnerabilities and what to do if you are running one of the vulnerable plugins or themes on your website. The WordPress Vulnerability Roundup […]
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How to Embed TikTok Videos in WordPress

Do you want to easily embed TikTok videos on your WordPress website? By default, WordPress makes it super easy to embed a TikTok video inside your posts and pages. However, it doesn’t automatically display your latest TikToks. In this article, we’ll show you how to… Read More »
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Five years of Google for Startups in Korea

I found my passion for supporting startups during my first visit to Pakistan in 2013. After working at Google for more than three years, I’d decided to take on a project helping women entrepreneurs in Asia Pacific. That’s how I ended up speaking to Pak...
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