Best phones under $300: Moto G Power, Galaxy A50, LG K40 and more

If you’re on a tight budget but in need of a phone, there are a many devices that cost $300 or less. Many of our favorite phones are from Motorola, which is unsurprising given that the company has made feature-rich budget phones for years now. In addition to its newest phones, the Moto G Stylus and G Power, Motorola’s G phones from 2019 are also still available for cheap. On top of that, there are a couple of Android handsets from other phone makers that we recommend as well. To see our top picks, check out the list below

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Best phones under $500: New iPhone SE, Galaxy A51, Pixel 3A XL and more

With recently announced phones like the new iPhone SE, the Galaxy A51 and the Moto G Stylus, phone buyers on a tighter budget now have more options than ever to choose from. In addition to those phones, there are plenty of reliable handsets from 2019 as well — and all of them cost about $500 or less. And despite their affordable prices, budget smartphones are getting more advanced and pack premium features of their own like fast processors, amazing cameras and modern-day software features. To see our top picks, check out the list below and read CNET’s reviews.

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5 reasons companies are adopting the distributed team model

Beyond the current coronavirus crisis, many organizations are starting to recognize the benefits of telecommuting and adopting it with increasing frequency.

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A State of Remote Work report by OWLLabs for 2019 showed that 62% of companies allow remote work, are “hybrid companies,” or are a fully remote company. With 30% of employees working remotely on a full-time basis, and 48% of employees working remotely at least once a week.

As OWLLabs said, “Remote work isn’t the future of work—it’s the present.” Now, more companies expected to start hiring remote workers due to the COVID-19 pandemic,

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Open source can thrive in a recession says Drupal creator Dries Buytaert

Dr. Dries Buytaert, creator of Drupal and co-founder and CTO of Acquia, explains why Open Source is more suited to survive, and even grow, in a recession than other software distribution models.

Open source will survive and likely grow during the current economic downturn caused by the global coronavirus pandemic. That’s the position of people in the open source community, including Dr. Dries Buytaert, co-founder and CTO of Acquia and creator of Drupal, the open source web content management framework. In a March post on his personal blog, Dr. Buytaert wrote that during periods of economic decline, “organizations will

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11 ways to be a consummate professional during Zoom and Microsoft Teams meetings

When you’re on a video teleconference, there are certain things you want to avoid doing if you want to look professional, even when working from home.

Most of the world might be working from home, but that doesn’t mean it’s okay to go wild when you’re on a teleconference. There are certain behaviors that are acceptable to do while on a Zoom or Microsoft Teams teleconference, and some things that you just need to avoid.

TechRepublic talked to several etiquette experts and business pros to get their advice on what to do, and what not to do on camera. Roundtable

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