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Evernote announces Context to provide additional source material for users

Evernote this week announced a new feature that will help users with their work by providing additional material for context and citation.<p>The …

Arctic Outbreak Next Week Will Be Coldest Air Of The Season

It’s not December, but it sure feels like it and national forecasters said it’s about to get worse. An “arctic surface high” will bring the coldest …

Family Medicine

Both primary care and specialty care physicians reported that their compensation increased slightly in 2013. Primary care physicians reported $232,989 in median compensation, and specialists reported $402,233 in median compensation, as reported by MGMA (Medical Group Management Association). How …

Dutch Oven Wars: Cast Iron vs Ceramic

Dutch ovens have been in use for hundreds of years, but their real American allure stems from the days of the Wild West. Anyone holding a dutch oven …

Russian air force planes test Nato defences

<b>Russian warplanes are carrying out more flights in European airspace to test Nato responses and apparently imitate combat conditions, an expert says.</b><p>Igor Sutyagin told the BBC that the Russian pilots' lack of communication with air traffic controllers was "unfriendly" and "confrontational".<p>"They …

Military

What’s happening to Samsung?

2014 is going to be remembered as a bad year for Samsung and is almost certainly one of the worst in the company’s history. Income has slumped throughout the year and Q3 profits were miserable in the company’s key IT & Mobile business segments. Just what is going wrong over at Samsung?<p>First things …

Profit

Harper boosts monthly child benefit, unveils income splitting plan

Prime Minister Stephen Harper has unveiled a package of family-focused tax cuts worth nearly $27-billion over six years that will shape the political debate heading into the 2015 election campaign.<p>The combined measures are worth about $4.6-billion a year and include income splitting for families …

Climate Skeptics Sue the White House

On Wednesday, a libertarian think tank called the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) filed a lawsuit (PDF) against the White House over a video produced by the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) linking climate change to incidents of cold winter weather.<p>Released in January 2014, …

Andy Rubin has departed Google to start a technology incubator

Andy Rubin — who is the father of Google’s Android OS — has been out of the spotlight since Sundar Pichai took over his role back in March 2013. …