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A beginner’s guide to total Android customization

Defaults are for suckers—here's how to make your phone your own.<p>We often, and quite rightly, complain about the way device makers customize the …

It's Time Canada Did Some Long-term Thinking About Oil

If lower oil prices are as bad for Canada's economy as rate-cutting Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz insists it is, the central bank might consider assessing the risks to the economy in a world where constraining carbon emissions becomes less of an abstract notion and more of a daily reality. …

Should you leave your smartphone plugged into the charger overnight? We asked an expert

It’s an issue that has plagued humanity since the dawn of the mobile phone. We use our trusty pocket computers so much that they rarely get through a …

Tech Trends

Why this oil crash could be worse for Alberta than the one in 2008

Corporate balance sheets and government budgets will show the full impact of the oil crash in the next couple of months, and the picture won’t be …

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New copyright law is already being abused to threaten Canadian Internet users with ridiculous penalties for downloading

Less than a week after new copyright rules went into effect in Canada, ISPs are already receiving notices from Big Media giants that contain …

Canadian downloaders should expect a copyright notice in the mail

Have you recently downloaded a song, or a movie, or a TV show, from a site or service that didn't ask for money, and may or may not have been of dubious legality? You might be getting a notice in your inbox.<p>Millions of Canadians could receive copyright infringement notices in the coming days as …

At long last: An Android phone that can give you up to 320GB of storage

One of the issues with smartphones today, no matter what platform you choose, is that makers are still offering little on-board storage. Sure, there …

Mobile Technology

Revamped U.S. oil hedges may test OPEC's patience

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As a war of nerves between U.S. shale producers and Gulf powerhouses intensifies, OPEC’s biggest members are counting down the months until their upstart rivals lose the one thing shielding them from crashing oil prices - hedges.<p>The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting …

Android Circuit: Galaxy Note 4 Versus Galaxy S5, Android's Lack Of Profit, Gingerbread Lives Again

Taking a look back at the week’s news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit highlights a number of stories including the Galaxy S5 vs the Galaxy Note 4, the Note 4 LTE, Xiamoi’s 2015 strategy and financials, where is the profit in Android and can Samsung find it, is the Moto G the …

Inside The New Stealth Arsenal

A top secret class of autonomous drones is changing the way war is waged<p>On May 2, 2011, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV)—locked in a steady, predawn orbit above a residential compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan—transmitted live video of an unfolding military raid to a laptop in the White House …

Trio of apps added to Chromecast portfolio

Google has announced three new apps that have added support for Chromecast as of today. The apps include <i>musiXmatch</i>, <i>Lyve</i> and <i>Fitnet</i>. <i>musiXmatch</i> is an …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Personal Finance

Queen Elizabeth's Game Of Thrones

They are both Queens. One of them has been monarch for over sixty years, and overseen an era of unparalleled peace and prosperity for the people of …

My Worst Summer Camp Story: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Oberyn vs Mountain (The Denial Version)

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Mitt Romney Sets a Burger Summit with Jimmy (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon)

Worst I Ever Bombed: Kate McKinnon (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon)