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Auttomatic Releases Calypso – WordPress.com Desktop App for Mac

If you’re a WordPress.com user or managing a Jetpack enabled website, then you’re in for an awesome treat! Auttomatic has just released a new WordPress.com desktop app for Mac that allows its users to manage

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WooThemes Joins Automattic

Found out some great news early this morning on Twitter that Automattic has just acquired one of the popular premium WordPress theme and plugin providers – WooThemes. Matt Mullenweg, founding developer of WordPress and also

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WordPress.com for Windows 8 App

Yesterday at the 2012 Mobile World Congress, Microsoft announced the release of Windows 8 Consumer Preview and the launching of the Windows Store. One of the apps used in the demonstration was the WordPress.com app.

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50 Million Websites & Blogs Powered by WordPress

Last Sunday July 11, WordPress reached another milestone – the total number of WordPress.com and self-hosted WordPress blogs have passed the 50 million mark with fifty percent. Of that number, fifty percent or half of

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WordPress.com Servers Hacked

Just found out earlier today that some of the WordPress.com servers were hacked. Matt Mullenweg revealed the incident and posted a warning about passwords via the WordPress.com blog. Although the hacks were low-level, there’s a

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Automattic’s Worldwide WordPress 5K

Aside from working on WordPress.com and their other products, one of the priorities of Automattic is keeping their employees healthy. With that, the company recently came up with an idea for Worldwide WordPress 5K which

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Jetpack – Bringing WP.com Features to WP.org Blogs

Now that WordPress.com users are starting to get more features that previously were only available to WordPress.org blogs like premium themes, it’s now WordPress.org blogs turn to get features that were previously only available to

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New Premium Themes for WordPress.com Users

WordPress.com announced the availability of premium themes for their users last month. The initial release only featured two premium themes – the Headlines theme by WooThemes and the Shelf theme from Theme Foundry. Last week,

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WordPress.com Add Premium Themes

A blog theme is one of the most important aspects of any blog. It’s a visual representation of your brand, your content and what makes your blog unique from everybody else. A theme can make

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Automattic Now A Domain Registrar

Automattic, the company behind popular blogging service WordPress.com as well as the open source blogging software WordPress has recently been granted an ICANN registrar accreditation. This means that Automattic can now begin selling domain names