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How to use Instagram albums without losing all your followers

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Instagram just introduced its most controversial feature since Stories.

The app added the ability to attach up to 10 photos and video clips to a single post, which is either the absolute worst or, maybe, kind of okay — depending on where you stand.

But no matter where you stand, the update will absolutely change how you share and view posts and it could take some getting used to. Agreeing on the proper etiquette for how to share the new type…

How to use Instagram albums without losing all your followers

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Instagram just introduced its most controversial feature since Stories.

The app added the ability to attach up to 10 photos and video clips to a single post, which is either the absolute worst or, maybe, kind of okay — depending on where you stand.

But no matter where you stand, the update will absolutely change how you share and view posts and it could take some getting used to. Agreeing on the proper etiquette for how to share the new type…

The Microsoft Surface Studio is an illustrator’s dream

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For the two weeks that the Microsoft Surface Studio sat at my desk, it attracted a lot of attention. I’m an illustrator and I work with a lot of other creatives, and artists love to look at something beautiful. There were plenty of “Oohs” and “Aahs,” and the beautiful simplicity of the device was demonstrated when, for about 15 minutes, five co-workers gathered around my desk as we went on a tour of the world via Google Maps.

Driving in rain is no problem for this self-driving car

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If you’ve ever wondered how a self-driving car might handle bad weather, inconsistent traffic signals and unpredictable human drivers, you may have your answer.

Drive.ai, the self-driving car startup that adds autonomous car-to-human communication through visual cues, just took one of its retrofitted self-driving cars on the kind of road trip that can prove particularly challenging for people and autonomous vehicles.

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Google Maps now lets you create and share lists of places

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Sharing restaurant recommendations just got a whole lot easier.

You can now make customized lists of places on Google Maps, the company announced in a blog post on Monday. The lists are shareable within the Google Maps app, and you can follow lists you’re interested in — to make sure you’re always apprised of the best local pizza places, say. The feature was previously available only to Google’s “Local Guides,” and it’s now being rolled out to all users.

To create a list, just open a place…

Chrissy Teigen died and went to heaven watching Beyoncé at the Grammys

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To die by Beyonc

Google is bringing a rainforest right to your smartphone

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Most of us have never stepped anywhere near a rainforest, much less had a chance to explore it — something Google hopes to change with its new augmented reality experience.

The “Into the Wild” exhibit sees some 1,000 square meters turned into a virtual rainforest, home to orangutans, Malayan tapirs and tiny mouse deer.

Snap will expand distribution of Spectacles in 2017, but hardware remains an experiment

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Snap will expand distribution of Spectacles in 2017, but hardware remains an experiment

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Twitter tweaks video again, adding view counts for some users

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Like Facebook, Twitter is obsessed with video, and it’s not done tweaking how it delivers those little motion picture clips to your timeline.

As spotted by BuzzFeed’s Dorsey Shaw, some people are now seeing video view counts in their feed next to the usual timer.

A Twitter spokesperson in Australia confirmed the test to Mashable. “As video consumption continues to increase on Twitter, we are constantly experimenting with ways to provide a rich…