How to use the Grow/Shrink animation to highlight one point at a time in PowerPoint

Drawing attention to individual talking points in a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation is easy with this simple Grow/Shrink animation.

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Keeping your audience engaged is hard work, but your Microsoft PowerPoint presentation can complement your style in many ways. One way is to highlight the current talking point, and there are many ways to do this; however, one of the easiest is to use the Grow/Shrink animation. All points start out the same size. When discussing a point, it grows, becoming larger and drawing the attention of your viewers to that point. When you move on to the next

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YouTube Music App for Apple Watch Launched Ahead of Wear OS by Google Version

YouTube Music app is now available for Apple Watch. Users can browse music collections, control playback, and select casting options directly using the app on their Apple Watch. In order to use the app, users are required to have the latest version of YouTube Music, an Apple Watch that is Series 3 or above (running watchOS 6 or above), a YouTube Premium subscription, and of course, an iPhone. As Google prepares to shut down Google Play Music later this month to focus on only one music streaming platform, it has been introducing new features for YouTube Music. Notably, the launch

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Ideas About Technology

Tallinn College of Technology, the one technological university in Estonia, is the flagship of Estonian engineering and technology education. Anybody excited by taking up from me and discussing Elliot’s Disease on this site??? It was one of many first issues I mentioned when researching my very own signs. Oh yes I mentioned it with my shrink and physician at the time. Enterprise those that say they have Morgellons – Doctors, Nurses, Attorneys, & I will added Technology people, Marketing, Vets. You understand after I did a google on my family name I was actually quite amused to find that there … Read More

Pixel 5 review: Great camera, but it’s hard to recommend at this price

Google’s jumping on the 5G train with the $499 Pixel 4A 5G (£499, AU$799) and $699 Pixel 5 (£599 and AU$999). The phones run the latest Android 11 OS, have a second ultra-wide camera and bigger batteries than any previous Pixel phone. But as the marquee device, the Pixel 5 is equipped with a few more features.

These goodies include a 90Hz display, 2GB more RAM, a bigger battery and a water-resistant, aluminum body. It also has wireless charging and reverse wireless charging. (For more on the differences, check out CNET’s video, Pixel 5 and Pixel 4A 5G spec comparison

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How to contribute to open source projects—without writing code

Commentary: No open source contribution is too small, says Apache Software Foundation member Chris Nauroth. Also, the contribution doesn’t have to be code.

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Open source has become the default for how the industry collaborates on code, but participating in open source isn’t just about pull requests and code reviews. In fact, in an interview with Chris Nauroth, a long-time Apache Software Foundation (ASF) member and committer to projects like Apache Hadoop, he suggested that sometimes the best contributions may not involve personally writing a single line of C#, and instead afford others the opportunity to write plenty. 

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Best holiday gifts for open source enthusiasts

From Linux laptops and desktops to open source-themed masks and stickers, this 2020 open source gift guide can help you find the perfect gift for your loved one or co-worker.

Oh open source, oh open source, how often merged your branches. It’s that time of year, my friends–holiday spirit is overtaking the land. For the open source enthusiasts in your life, consider one or more of the options in this gift guide. Remember, open source gifts keep on giving, because every time you purchase an open source product, it helps those companies stay open. 





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