Jessica DeRoche

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Can You Really Be Friends With Someone After a Breakup?

Much like shopping for a car (OK, maybe nothing like that), dating can be a fun and terrible experience all wrapped into one. It would be great if it …

Microsoft's new Middle East chief: Why cloud and security are our big focus

With its fast-growing youth population, diversity, and innovative spirit, the Middle East and Africa is a key developing market for Microsoft, …

Fun Programming Apps Should Actually Be Fun

“Robots with a playful artificial intelligence.” That’s the promise of BotsAlive, a recently Kickstarted robot platform that uses your iPhone camera, an infrared dongle (think TV remote), and positional markers to bring an otherwise mindless six-legged robot to life with its own evolving AI …

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30+ Web Tools, Apps, and Resources to Engage With Humor

<i>I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. – Dr. Seuss</i><p>April Fool’s Day is coming! Now is a great time …

This App Actually Makes Networking Fun

Swipe right on Shapr<p>Networking should be fun. It's all about meeting people and figuring out new, exciting ways to help make a variety of dreams and goals come true. What's so freaky about that? Rejection, or at least the possibility of it. (And, honestly, sometimes interacting with humans you …

It’s possible to have a healthy friendship with an ex

By Carolyn Hax<p>Carolyn Hax<p>Advice columnist<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Advice columnist<p>Adapted from a recent online discussion.<p><i>Dear Carolyn: My husband of 55 years fell in love with another woman. Now two years after the heartache, amicable separation and divorce, they have an established household together. I</i> …

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WhatsApp will launch its first digital payments service in India

WhatsApp is the most popular messaging app in India, with over 200 million users — more than it has in any other market. And to capitalize on this, the company is reportedly planning to launch a digital payments service in the country some time in the coming months. The move was first reported by …

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