TAFE offers 21 free courses for Australians wanting to learn new skills while they’re isolated at home – saving them up to $1570 as unemployment skyrockets due to coronavirus crisis

This course provides training in the use of office applications in word processing and spreadsheet software at a beginner level. Learners will learn correct keyboarding techniques to create a range of workplace documents which may include letters, reports, flyers, budgets, basic formulas and charts. 

Amazon Providing Free Online Computer Science Courses

Right now schools in Chicago and across the state are experiencing disruptions during the pandemic and Amazon wants to help. In response, Amazon Future Engineer is providing free access to sponsored computer science courses in the US. The courses are for independent learners grades 6-12, and teachers who are remotely teaching this age group. Parents […]

HBO and AMC Are Offering Free Streams for Folks Stuck Inside

Similarly, AMC Networks announced a campaign on Friday allowing viewers to watch the first half of The Walking Dead’s tenth season for free on the AMC website until May 1. It’s also making a series of BBC America documentaries free to watch as well as IFC series Spoils of Babylon and Baroness von Sketch Show. […]

Mobile-only streaming service Quibi has launched with a 90-day free trial

Quibi, the mobile-only streaming service that specializes in short-form content, has launched. Even though it was suggested back at its CES unveiling that a global rollout would be gradual, it looks like most territories can grab the app right now on Android and iOS. The best part is, it comes with a very generous 90-day […]

Video: DOD pulls plug on Boeing/Raytheon missile interceptor program

That was the rationale behind the Redesigned Kill Vehicle (RKV), a $1 billion program intended to create the US military’s next ballistic missile interceptor. A joint effort by Boeing and Raytheon, RKV was supposed to give GMD the capability of engaging multiple targets with a single interceptor. The RKV was intended to build on the Exo-Atmospheric Kill […]

De Blasio’s Street-Closure Mini-Program Was Pathetic, and Now It’s Over

Transit, pedestrian, and bike advocates, City Council Speaker Corey Johnson, and even Dan Rather have been pushing Mayor de Blasio to shut some streets down to nonexistent traffic and turn them over to pedestrians. When Governor Andrew Cuomo did the same, the mayor responded like a teenager asked to clean up his room: He resisted, […]

Virgin Media to give customers 18 popular channels including MTV, TLC and Comedy Central for free

People who signed up to sports channels have been able to pause subscriptions after sporting events worldwide were cancelled.

Lockdown: TCS offers free, 15-day digital certification programme

TCS iON, a strategic unit of Tata Consultancy Services, announced on Monday a free, 15-day self-paced digital certification programme called Career Edge, specially designed for college students/working professionals to enhance their career skills by helping them effectively utilise the time at hand during this period of lockdown. The programme, offered on the TCS iON Digital […]

Coronavirus lockdown: TCS offers free, 15-day digital certification programme

Its earlier offering TCS iON ‘Digital Glass Room’ is a virtual learning platform, offered free of cost to educational institutions across the world. Using this, educators and students can connect in a safe, secure virtual environment, moving lessons from classrooms to interactive digital glass rooms, it was stated.

Free Child Care for Essential Workers (Boys & Girls Clubs)

ArtSTEMEducationFitnessRecreationSupportive Environment A positive place for kids, who need us most, where they can make friends, and create positive memories from a safe distance.Easy to Enroll https://tinyurl.com/CARE4Heroes301.353.9600Email either [email protected]@bgcgw.orgBoys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington – Germantown Branch 19910 Frederick Rd