TechCrunch
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Well on its way to becoming the most influential tech company in Canada, Shopify is growing and growing fast. The e-commerce platform company just opened its second Toronto office, Shopify RD located in the citys downtown, a short walk from its primary headquarters in the commerce capital of the country. Toronto Mayor John Tory attended the opening, hailing the city as Read More
Futurity
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It has important consequences for the thermal budget of the Earth and the so-called secular cooling' of the core. If heat coming from the core is more important than we thought, this implies that the total heat originally stored in the core is much larger than we thought. Also, the magnetic field of the Earth is generated by flow in the liquid core, so the findings of Rowley and coauthors are likely to have implications for our understanding of the existence, character and amplitude of the Earth's magnetic field and its evolution through geological time, Braun adds. Funding came from the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, and the US Department of Energy. Source: University of Chicago The post Heat from Earth's core may drive plate tectonics appeared first on Futurity .
Global News
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The passage of time has not healed the hurt from the day four people were killed and seven others wounded in La Loche, Sask.
Global News
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21stCenturyWire
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Global News
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A Quebec mother of three is under arrest in the Bahamas for allegedly having sex with a teenage boy.
Global News
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Fisheries and Oceans Canada officials say there are still no answers as to what caused a massive fish kill in Nova Scotia in late 2016.
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RT
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Global News
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The Calgary Zoo says although they have completed their investigation into the death of seven Humboldt penguins last month, they still havent found out what caused the birds to die.
Global News
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The hot chocolate tour will take place at various locations in Montreal with proceeds going towards La Tablée des Chefs.
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Mondoweiss
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Collective Evolution
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Although it's great to have this type of documentation in the public domain proving the existence of these black budget programs, the numbers seem to be off according to some statements made by some very prominent people who have been involved in the defense sector for years. There is a lot of evidence to suggest that these programs are not using billions of dollars, but trillions of dollars that are unaccounted for. Here is a statement given by Canada's former Minister of National Defence, Paul Hellyer in 2008: It is ironic that the U.S. would begin a devastating war, allegedly in search of weapons of mass destruction when the most worrisome developments in this field are occurring in your own backyard. It is ironic that the U.S. should be fighting monstrously expensive wars allegedly to bring democracy to those countries, when it itself can no longer claim to be called a democracy when trillions, and I mean thousands of billions of dollars have been spent on projects which both congress and the commander in chief no nothing about (2) We are talking about large amounts of unaccounted-for money going into programs we know nothing about.
Global News
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Forbes
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Canada is indeed a different country than the United States and it has a different economy. It is also however close by and very much tied into that economy to the south given Nafta. Given the decent economic conditions in that much larger US economy it's therefore perhaps not all [...]
Global News
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Global News
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ET Canada has confirmed that Michael Bublé has cancelled his appearance at the awards show to focus on the well-being of his 3-year-old son Noah and his battle with cancer.
Techradar - Reviews
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Most VPN companies downplay torrents. Some don't support them at all. BTGuard is very different, though, proudly heading its website with its offer of Anonymous BitTorrent Services. BTGuard's website offers very few details on its VPN service, maybe because there's not much to talk about. There are no clients to check out, for instance, and only three locations to choose from: Canada, Singapore and the Netherlands. Browsing the website doesn't give us the feeling this will change any time soon. As we write, the demo videos were posted six years ago. VPN-related support documents are all dated January 30, 2013. The last post on the support site's news page was made on November 12, 2013. There's little sign of activity or life. Want to try BTGuard? Check out the website here The pricing isn't very enticing, either, with single-month subscriptions costing a chunky 8.
The Huffington Post
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Lets discuss how, in NAFTAS first two decades, regional trade increased from around $290 billion to more than $1.1 trillion in 2016, how some 14 million jobs in the U.S. depend on trade with Mexico and Canada and how export-related jobs pay 15-20 percent more on average than no-export jobs. And lets not forget that consumers benefit significantly from the low prices of imported goods. What a contrast to the courageous nationalist stance of former Mexican Presidentzaro Cárdenas in 1938. Mexico should also make use of every legal tool to delay unilateral deportation actions by the Trump administration and to provide legal aid to Mexicans in the U.S. Mexico should also actively seek the support of the Mexican-American community and its defense organizations and other groups who oppose the abusive language of the incoming president.
The Huffington Post
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More on this as I formulate some conclusions from the week. Don Tapscott is CEO of the Tapscott Group Inc. in Toronto, and the co-author (with son Alex Tapscott) of Blockchain Revolution . Don's TED Talk (the first TED Talk on Blockchain) at the TEDSummit in Banff, Canada in June has garnered over 1.4 million views. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
Sky News
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That is why we are among the most racially diverse countries in Europe, one of the most multicultural members of the European Union, and quite, whether we're talking about India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, America, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, countries in Africa, Asia, or closer to home in Europe, so many of us have close friends and relatives from across the world.