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Updated: Free and Discounted Ed Tech Tools for Online Learning During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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(Updated July 24, 2020; originally published March 16, 2020) As more and more colleges and universities have shut down their campuses in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19, education technology companies have stepped forward to help move student learning to the virtual realm. Some companies are making their paid services free through the rest of the school year; others are lifting limits to services and/or adding premium features to what’s free. The following list will be updated regularly as announcements are made. (If you know of a company that should be included on this list, please send details to [email protected].) 

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Free web design offered to aid small businesses struggling during pandemic

A Houston-area software development company is offering to create more than 100 free websites for businesses who need an online presence to stay alive during the coronavirus crisis.

Snaju, which normally operates a now-empty office across from NASA’s Johnson Space Center, is offering a total of $25,000 in grants for simple, one-page websites to give small companies a fighting chance, said co-founder Zackary Pedersen.

“We’re a small business ourselves, it came naturally to us,” Pedersen said. “And I was in the Boy Scouts, so I like helping people. This is a way a company like ours can help.”

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Airbus DS Houston and Oceaneering are among its bigger clients, Pedersen said. He is a second-generation software engineer – he and his father started Snaju when he was in high school.

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The Top 5 Free Inventory Management Software Systems, According to DesignRush

The inventory management software market is expected to reach $3.2 billion by 2025. DesignRush outlined the top software developers in the growing industry for inventory management that help organizations of all sizes manage their supply effectively and efficiently.

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The inventory management software market is expected to reach $3.2 billion by 2025.

DesignRush, a B2B marketplace connecting brands with agencies, identified the leading software developers in this growing industry that provide high quality inventory management software to businesses for more efficient and effective supply management.

The top free inventory management software systems are:

1. Zoho Inventory

2. Odoo

3. inFlow On-Premise

4. OpenBoxes

5. Boxstorm

The top inventory management software developers are:

1. Bluebash Consulting Private Limited – bluebash.co

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2. JetSoftPRO – jetsoftpro.com

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Pixar’s Dylan Sisson to Discuss RenderMan Technology in Free VIEW Conference PreVIEW Online Talk

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Pixar technical artist Dylan Sisson will discuss the studio’s RenderMan technology and the art of movie magic during the VIEW Conference’s latest free PreVIEW event Friday, July 24, beginning at 2:30 p.m. PT.

Sisson will talk about the ever-evolving RenderMan software, created by Pixar and used by visual effects and animations studios worldwide. The surfaces of every character and object in Pixar’s films from Woody’s jeans in the “Toy Story” movies to the pink unicorn in “Onward” have been created using the technology. In conversation with Ian Failes, Sisson will discuss RenderMan’s latest advances as well as other non-photorealistic rendering tools currently in development at Pixar that will stretch RenderMan’s abilities, allowing it to turn into a tool that can be used for nearly any type of look from photorealism to painterly.

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