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Creating a sliding text effect with HitFilm Express
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In this post we show how to make a simple sliding text effect using HitFilm Express 12. Although this is a very simple technique, it can make your video projects look, and feel, a lot more professional.
ESP8266 5V Wi-Fi relay switch modules
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Flipboard – read your online articles like a magazine
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Flipboard is a multi-content aggregator which is presented beautifully with a ‘flippable’ magazine-like user interface. Content from social media, RSS feeds, photo sharing sites and other websites can be added.
Raspberry Pi cases available in South Africa
31 May 2015 | Updated 31 December 2018
Raspberry Pis are popularly being used as stand-alone media centres, task schedulers, desktops, etc. For these types of uses, these computers will need some form of protection. This post features 16 Raspberry Pi model B cases available in South Africa.
Publish or re-post WP articles easily to multiple social media networks
12 May 2015
NextScripts Social Network Auto-Poster (SNAP) is a plugin that automates the process of publishing, or re-posting, WordPress posts to various social media platforms. The list is on-going, but social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Flipboard, Pinterest and LinkedIn are already supported.