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Weekly new courses: Oracle, Linux, Office 365 & more

Sonal Amin on November 21, 2014

We have some great courses for you to check out in our library this week. See them all here.

Exam tips to help you ace the Microsoft MCSA

Greg Shields on November 20, 2014

The MCSA’s three tests are harder than ever before, but with some clever sleuthing and a few helpful tips, you can still tackle this certification.

We’ve acquired Smarterer, giving you a smarter way to assess your skills

Aaron Skonnard on November 19, 2014

Just as it’s important to gain new skills, it’s essential to know which skills you do and don’t have to identify new areas for growth. That’s why I’m excited to announce we’ve acquired Smarterer, a sophisticated assessment engine that will allow us to connect the dots between proving and improving your skills. Get all the details here.

Learning Path: MySQL

Geoffrey Grosenbach on November 18, 2014

Many kinds of applications can be written with the help of MySQL as a backend. Our goal in this learning path is to give you a foundation for understanding the basic relational concepts which you'll need to write the most common kinds of data-driven applications.

How to overcome negativity at work

Aaron Skonnard on November 18, 2014

This week on Inc., I’ve written about a topic that we place a high priority on here at Pluralsight. In the post, I share our company’s unique method of cultivating positivity in the workplace, while creating a culture where haters can’t flourish. Here’s a preview of some of the points that you’ll learn more about when you read the post.

How to save space on your Windows 7 systems

Mary Branscombe on November 18, 2014

Windows 7 updates can cause your system to run slower than it should. Here's how you can free up enough space to get things running smoothly again.

VIDEO: Play by Play: Touch-based Morse code application with Peter-Paul Koch

Hector Gonzalez on November 17, 2014

Learn from the founder of, the legendary PPK, Peter-Paul Koch! Watch as he builds a simple app from scratch and debugs it on several different devices. Yeah, we're excited too.

What to expect from Apple’s WatchKit

Rag Dhiman on November 17, 2014

Apple's WatchKit is on its way. Here's why you should be excited and what you can expect so far.

Learning Path: HTML5

Geoffrey Grosenbach on November 17, 2014

Whether you're writing static pages or dynamically generating HTML, you'll need to know and understand HTML5. This learning path will take you there

Learning Path: Linux LPIC-1

Don Jones on November 17, 2014

Adding Linux administration to your skills inventory is a great move, and this learning path will help you get there faster.

Angular 2.0: A new wave of AngularJS development

K. Scott Allen on November 14, 2014

The recent news about AngularJS 2.0 has stirred a lot of controversy in the developer community. We take a look at the significance of this update and the future of Angular.

Weekly new courses: .NET, EF6, PowerShell & more

Sonal Amin on November 14, 2014

Here's what's new in our library this week.

Learning Path: CSS

Geoffrey Grosenbach on November 14, 2014

This learning path will take you from knowing only basic HTML to being confident using CSS to code up modern web pages. It covers the basics of CSS and progresses to CSS3 and responsive web design, including mobile.

Learning Path: Getting Started with Linux Administration

Don Jones on November 14, 2014

In today's world, the more operating systems you're familiar with, the more opportunities you'll have as an IT professional. Adding Linux administration to your skills inventory is a great move, and this learning path will help you get there faster.

Learning Path: Modern C & C++ for Windows Developers

Mike Woodring on November 13, 2014

This learning path will help you master the C and C++ languages, and become ready to explore its use on the Windows platform in more depth.