Andrew Cho Young

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Who are the Golden Dragons and what do they think of Canada’s future?

According to the Chinese zodiac, they are the Golden Dragons: young people born since the dawn of the 21st century, the last of the millennials, the tail end of Generation Y.<p>Being digital natives, they have never had to dial up the Internet or flip the pages of a dictionary or encyclopedia. When we …

How the Treasury and the Fed will prevent a U.S. default

The pronouncements of credit-rating agencies haven't commanded quite the same respect in the markets since their role as enablers in the U.S. mortgage-backed securities debacle that nearly brought the global financial system crashing down. But what Moody's chief executive Raymond McDaniel has to …

Kali Hardig, Arkansas Girl, Battling Rare Meningitis Form Linked To Brain-Eating Amoeba

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A kind of meningitis caused by a brain-eating amoeba called Naegleria fowleri is incredibly rare, but it's almost always fatal.<p>So …

Venus, Jupiter and Mercury to perform Dance of the Planets

During sunset on Saturday, three planets will form a bright cluster in the western sky known as the Dance of the Planets.<p>Venus, Jupiter and Mercury — …

Smart meters need to be harder to hack, experts say

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/981000/981361_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534418407_b849763d90e828c9025917f470356957<p><b>By the year 2020 about 30 million British homes will have digital smart meters monitoring their gas and electricity usage, according to</b> …

Washing Machines

Neuron growth in children 'leaves no room for memories'

<b>The reason we struggle to recall memories from our early childhood is down to high levels of neuron production during the first years of life, say Canadian researchers.</b><p>The formation of new brain cells increases the capacity for learning but also clears the mind of old memories.<p>This could be behind …

Kelly McParland: Pierre Trudeau’s disastrous record is finally laid out for all to see http://natpo.st/13RwGdQ

Globe investigation: The Ford family’s history with drug dealing

<i>This investigative report reveals that:</i><p><i>Doug Ford, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s brother, sold hashish for several years in the 1980s.</i>• <i><br>Another brother, Randy, was also involved in the drug trade and was once charged in relation to a drug-related kidnapping.</i>• <i><br>Their sister, Kathy, has been the victim of</i> …

2 earthquakes felt in Ontario and Quebec

Two earthquakes near the Ontario-Quebec border could be felt across both provinces this morning.<p>Natural Resources Canada seismologist John Adams said …

Pentagon Approves iDevices for Military Use

As rumoured earlier this month, Apple’s iDevices received the Pentagon’s seal of approval for use on its networks, reports <i>Bloomberg</i>.<p>Devices which run …

Why some Canadians want to die on Mars

Since the Dutch non-profit organization Mars One started inviting people to apply to take a one-way trip to Mars, more than 80,000 people have taken …

Corning Unveils The ‘Lotus XT Glass’ Designed For High Performance Displays

Corning, a company known for its Gorilla Glass used by Apple and other handheld manufacturers, has unveiled the ‘Lotus XT Glass‘, its latest glass …

Freestyling fine for boarding but not for business

Ask die-hard skaters where you can buy long skateboards in Toronto and they'll probably point you to Longboard Living, a niche store housed in a well-located, albeit tiny, retail space in Kensington Market, a high traffic grunge-cool neighbourhood of narrow streets, eclectic shops and effortlessly …

U.S. Air Force Plans To Save $50 Million By Purchasing 18,000 iPads

In an interview with James Rogers of <i>The Street</i>, a spokesman for the U.S. Air Force’s Air Mobility Command said that using lightweight iPads instead …

The Future of Mobile Payments in Canada is Already Here

The Future of Mobile Payments in Canada is Already Here<p>The promise of a mobile wallet that completely replaces the need to carry around our heavy, …

High Arctic research station saved by new funding

Canada's northernmost research lab won't have to shut down after all and will be able to resume year-round operations, with the help of a new grant …

North America makes up 57% of worldwide LTE connections

The growth of LTE connections has quickened in the past year, increasing nearly 50% from the end of 2012 to the beginning of 2013. North America …

BBM for iOS and Android will only work on smartphones at launch

BlackBerry stunned the world, plus brought truth to years of rumours, when they announced their popular messaging service BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) …

Missing father Tim Bosma found dead, Hamilton police say

Hamilton Police say that missing Ancaster, Ont. father Tim Bosma has been found dead. Police said the remains of Bosma were found burned.<p>Bosma, 32, …

Japan WWII 'comfort women' were 'necessary' - Hashimoto

<b>A prominent Japanese politician has described as "necessary" the system by which women were forced to become prostitutes for World War II troops.</b><p>Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto said on Monday that the "comfort women" gave Japanese soldiers a chance "to rest".<p>On Tuesday, Japanese ministers tried to …

Japan

Angelina Jolie has double mastectomy due to cancer gene

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/978000/978178_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534241513_f3a71c66fa16e38832cc46316e808311<p><b>Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has undergone a double mastectomy to reduce her chances of getting breast cancer.</b><p>The 37-year-old mother of six has …

Cancer

US shale oil supply shock shifts global power balance

<b>A steeper-than-expected rise in US shale oil reserves is about to change the global balance of power between new and existing producers, a report says.</b><p>Over the next five years, the US will account for a third of new oil supplies, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).<p>The US will change …

Oil