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5 deal to keep you entertained while you social distance

Streaming services, apps designed to de-stress your pet and more are all on sale.

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Microsoft promotes upcoming Edge enhancements

Among the features planned for the browser: tabs that can be stacked vertically along the browser's side and a Firefox-like Password Monitor.

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SkySQL, MariaDB-as-a-service, launches on Google Cloud

MariaDB creators offer their own cloud-hosted alternative to database services like Google Cloud SQL and Amazon RDS

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COVID-19 puts new demands on e-health record systems

The ongoing pandemic is putting healthcare systems under strain worldwide and forcing hospitals and other medical facilities to scramble to make sure data can be shared effectively.

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Microsoft to shift SMBs' Office subscriptions to 'Microsoft 365' brand

The change, which takes place April 21, is designed 'to reflect the range of features and benefits in the subscription' plans, the company said.

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Microsoft Edge plans to add password monitoring, vertical tabs

Microsoft updates customers on new features due later this spring, including password monitoring and vertical tab layouts.

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Microsoft adds Microsoft Teams for consumers as Office 365 becomes 'Microsoft 365' for all

Microsoft is tying together work and personal productivity experiences by renaming Office 365 as "Microsoft 365," adding a consumer version of Teams, and unveiling new AI-powered features for Office apps.

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Magiclingua helps you start speaking a new language in just 10 weeks

There’s a new language learning app in town, and it's on sale.

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Become bilingual on a budget with Rosetta Stone Unlimited for just $85

Amazon is selling a one year subscription to Rosetta Stone: Unlimited Languages for more than half off.

Cassandra and DataStax reunited — and just in time

Past the ‘breakup,’ DataStax once again has an important role to play in the Apache Cassandra project

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What is the MEAN stack? JavaScript web applications

The web application stack powered by MongoDB, Express, Angular, and Node.js leverages JavaScript from top to bottom

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How businesses can save money when everyone needs Office to work from home

When companies scatter their workforces, they can save money by providing the new remote employees with the right kind of Office. Here are several ideas.

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How to host virtual Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Disney+, and YouTube watch parties

Browser extensions make it possible to hold a movie watch party on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and Disney+ with friends and family—all while still social distancing.

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Get 15 software development books for $15 with O'Reilly's Humble Bundle

This O'Reilly Humble Bundle has tons of e-books to take your development skills to the next level.

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Master coding, design, marketing, and more.

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Protect up to five PCs at home with 50% off Norton 360 Deluxe today

Protect up to five devices with Norton 360 Deluxe for just $25 today at Amazon today.

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Google to resume Chrome releases on April 7

The company will roll out version 81, skip 82, and launch version 83 in May to make up for lost time.

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Grab one year of this critically acclaimed password manager for just $30

Save time and keep hackers out of your accounts with this powerful tool.

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Git 2.26 fetches faster by default

Latest version of the open source software version control system uses the new fast network fetch protocol instead of the old slow one

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Google Chrome terms of service are changing on March 31: Here’s what’s new

Google has updated its Chrome and Chrome OS terms of service as of March 31, 2020. Here's everything you need to know.

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