Dan Kristensen

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Almost down for the count: Sedin twins know the end is near in Vancouver, but they're not finished yet

The Vancouver Canucks' 37-year-old Sedin twins know they’ve reached their twilight years. They’re at peace and determined to end things their way.<p>Ask …

Where does potential Seattle expansion leave other NHL hopefuls?

It's not a done deal yet, but Seattle seems close to a sure thing to be next in line for an NHL team. So, what does that mean for Quebec City, …

KGI: iPhone 7 to feature 2.4GHz A10 chip, IPX7 waterproofing, new 12 megapixel cameras, piano black color, more

A weekend report from KGI is shining some last minute details on the iPhone 7. As well as reaffirming everything we’ve already heard, such as the design resembling the iPhone 6s with tweaked antenna lines, the report includes some specific details about certain changes.<p>KGI says that the iPhone 7 …

Mobile Technology

Inside the brutal but bizarrely bureaucratic world of the Islamic State in Libya

SIRTE, Libya — When the Islamic State’s religious police arrived at his door, Ahmooda Abu Amood feared he would never see his family again.<p>The two militants drove up in a beige sport-utility vehicle, Abu Amood said, the kind used to transport anyone who broke the rules to an office to pay a fine, …

Sub-Saharan Africa

‘Your first job when eating is to nourish yourself:’ How two new books use history to explain — and possibly fix — our modern relationship to food

Never before in human history have we paid so much attention to food.It makes sense. Today’s food is complex, complicated and political. It’s as …

Nutrition

Canadian words, phrases or slang most Americans wouldn’t understand

Fans Can Create Albums For Favorite Teams In Fancred Update

Fancred, the social networking app for sports fans, released an update today that enables fans to set up detailed profile pages with an album for each team they support. Fancred will even pull related team material fans have posted on community and team pages into appropriate team albums …

9 weird ways to turn your iPhone or iPad into a music machine

If there’s one thing we humans like to do, it’s make music. Seriously, we’ve been doing it since prehistoric times, so it’s no big surprise that we’d find many ways to bring music to our latest tool: the iPhone and iPad.<p>While there are a ton of different ways to play or make music on your iOS …

Guitar

Watch this incredible footage of the Northern Lights in real-time

SOARING from Ole C. Salomonsen on Vimeo.<p>THE FIRST TIME I ever saw the Aurora Borealis was while traveling through Norway with my friend, fellow …

How I use iOS apps to manage my calendar and daily tasks

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>I’m sure I’m not alone in thinking that my work day is chaotic. There never seems to be enough time, and keeping track of …

How to take dependable notes with the iPhone and iPad

Advertisement<p>14 Comments<p>In my day gig I’m a business analyst for a large hospital. A significant amount of my week is taken up with meetings, and …

Running out of room on your iOS 8 device? How to manage local storage versus the cloud

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Unlike the dramatic increases in hard drive storage required during the personal computer era, modern-day mobile devices are …

14 signs you were born and raised in British Columbia

Where’s the snow? There’s too much snow! Spring is here. Everything will flood! Will it ever stop raining? Where is summer? Why is it so hot? …

Western Canada

30 Latest Links to Photography Tutorials, Special Features and Amazing Photos

Another terrific week in the world of photography passes us by as Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all corners of the internet looking for …

Photography