WordPress 4.6 Beta 1 is Available For Testing

WordPress 4.6 Beta 1 is Available For Testing

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The WordPress development team has released WordPress 4.6 beta 1. This release includes a new process for installing, updating, and deleting plugins and themes, native fonts in the WordPress backend, and improvements to the post editor. It also contains a number of changes that developers should be aware of. WordPress 4.6 Beta 1 is still in development and…

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New Archiver WordPress Plugin Auto-Generates Wayback Machine Snapshots

 

New Archiver WordPress Plugin Auto-Generates Wayback Machine Snapshots


 

During a recent NerdWallet hackathon, WordPress plugin developer Mickey Kay and his colleague John Lee presented an idea for creating a visual archive for the site’s content that would allow them to look back at previous versions and associate SEO and performance shifts with content changes. WordPress powers a large portion of NerdWallet in addition…

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El Niño Leaves California High And Dry — CBS San FranciscoCBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/KCBS) — On the first day of summer, California’s historic drought is far from over despite what had promised to be a wet, El Niño winter. Warnings of water shortages and fire danger will continue to plague the state now that it’s clear Sierra snow pack will come up short. New data…

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Strandbeests at Exploratorium in San Francisco, California

Strandbeests at Exploratorium in San Francisco, California

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Strandbeest are the Dreams Machines of Theo Jansen, a dutch artist.  They are sculptures made of PVC that walk when powered by wind.  The Exploratorium in San Francisco is having live demonstrations of Strandbeests from May 26 to September 6, 2016.  The Exploratorium demonstration shows how Strandbeests are able to store air pressure and use it to walk if there is no wind.