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Screen shot 2013-09-22 at 8.20.20 PM Comments Off on BlackBerry Lays Off 4,500 Employees, Loses Nearly $1B In Q2

BlackBerry Lays Off 4,500 Employees, Loses Nearly $1B In Q2

Friday, September 20th marked a major sales day for Apple. However, for Canadian smartphone maker, BlackBerry, it was a ...

September 22, 2013 News
Screen shot 2013-09-10 at 10.56.39 PM Comments Off on The Royal Canadian Mint’s 75th Anniversary of Superman Coins

The Royal Canadian Mint’s 75th Anniversary of Superman Coins

In gloriously geeky news, the Royal Canadian Mint has released a new series of seven different Superman-themed coins to ...

September 10, 2013 Cool, Geek
Screen shot 2013-08-27 at 9.56.17 PM Comments Off on Canada’s Military Is Developing A $620,000 Stealth Snowmobile

Canada’s Military Is Developing A $620,000 Stealth Snowmobile

Canada’s military has confirmed it is currently developing stealth vehicles designed specifically for the snow. The ...

August 27, 2013 Cool, FutureTech, Gadgets, News
Screen shot 2013-07-08 at 11.06.13 PM Comments Off on Growing Canadian Tech Startup Hub Being Profiled In New Documentary

Growing Canadian Tech Startup Hub Being Profiled In New Documentary

When you picture tech startups, Silicon Valley springs to mind. But Canadians, I have good news. We have our own hot ...

July 08, 2013 Cool, Geek, News
Screen shot 2012-10-24 at 6.49.53 PM Comments Off on Square Launches in Canada as it Expands Internationally

Square Launches in Canada as it Expands Internationally

Welcome to our fine northern nation, Square! The payment pioneer has been exclusively available to US shoppers for some ...

October 24, 2012 Apple, FutureTech, News, Startups
songza-logo-12 Comments Off on Songza Launches in Canada, Gets 1 Million New Users in 70 Days

Songza Launches in Canada, Gets 1 Million New Users in 70 Days

In May I wrote about Songza and recommended it as one of the best free streaming music sites out there. At the time, it ...

October 18, 2012 Apps, Cool, News
cambay Comments Off on Google Street View is Coming to Canada’s Hard-to-Reach Far North

Google Street View is Coming to Canada’s Hard-to-Reach Far North

In Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, no one drives cars. A few people drive trucks, but mostly, everyone gets around on ...

August 23, 2012 Cool, News
Screen shot 2012-08-01 at 7.08.27 PM Comments Off on Keep Your Feet Warm In The Winter With Chargeable Shoestrings

Keep Your Feet Warm In The Winter With Chargeable Shoestrings

Winter is pretty far away, which is great because this Warm Shoestring concept is far from being a reality – but ...

August 01, 2012 Cool, Gadgets, Startups