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Los Cabos: A Window to Paradise

When I landed in Los Cabos, I almost immediately started daydreaming. You will too, if you come here. It’s rare that I arrive at a destination and start planning my return trip. Cabo hooked me in an hour.<p>Why? It’s something I started calling “Baja Soul” — a feeling of complete tranquillity. I …

The Best Eats in Cabo

The man making my Caesar salad at Edith’s restaurant is taking his task very seriously. First he mashes aromatic garlic cloves in a big wooden bowl along with anchovies, an egg yolk, dijon mustard, olive oil, worcestershire sauce, and white vinegar. Mix, mix, toss. Next, he lays three perfect, …

Google Buys AI Startup, Hires Ethics Board To Oversee It

So we're good! Nothing to worry about here. Move along.<p>In an apparent move to feed its smart-hardware ambitions, Google has bought an artificial intelligence startup, DeepMind, for somewhere in the ballpark of $500 million. Considering all of the data Google sifts through, and the fact that it …

Artificial Intelligence

What Makes Our Brains Feel Trust?

Trust is part of your brain’s default setting, but the feeling may not be as noble as your teachers made it out to be. Neuroscience has an …

Neuroscience

How to Raise a Non-Picky Eater

In the early days of researching how and when to start solids with my babies I made the decision to start with a vegetable opposed to a fruit. After …

Porsche 718

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Classic Cars<br>• German<br>• Luxury<br>• Porsche<br>• Vintage<p>The Porsche 718 was the German marque’s evolution of the successful 550, the …

Classic Cars

Organizing An Art Space - Tried & True

<i>This post may contain affiliate links for your convenience and to assist in the maintenance of this site.</i><p>Leave it to a new year to get your butts in …

Crafting

A Conversation with La Paz

I stood in a bustling square at the center of La Paz, amidst children chasing pigeons and old women selling ice-cream, when I was suddenly confronted by a man in a ski mask. Before I could make up my mind on which way to run, he stopped a short distance away and started pointing at my shoes. I was …

How one hospital is dealing with Canada's aging population

<i>We want to hear about health care in your community: What works, what doesn't, and what you think we should do about it. Share your experiences – and ideas for change. Follow</i> @Globe_Health<i>, tweet with</i> #thehospital <i>or email</i> thehospital@globeandmail.com <i>to join the conversation.</i><p>When universal health …

Need to hire quickly? Try speed interviewing

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' new Leadership Lab series, where executives and leadership experts share their views and advice about the leadership and management issues of today. There will be a new column every weekday. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Over the past …

Ontario crafting plan to raise minimum wage, but Wynne rebuffs immediate hike to $14

Ontario's Liberal government is set to unveil a plan to hike the minimum wage and index it to inflation in future, as Premier Kathleen Wynne seeks to burnish her social justice credentials without alarming businesses.<p>The increase, which sources said will be announced this week, will be calculated …

Four things to watch for in Apple’s earnings

Reuters<p>China<p>A big part of Apple’s stock-price jump since July of last year has come from a suite of new products, such as the high-end iPhone 5S. But much of the investor optimism is also due to the company’s new deal with telecom giant China mobile. The deal allows Apple to claim a much larger …

Discussion: Why aren't millennials buying cars?

We discussed the issue Jan. 28, 2014, with <b>Chris Travell</b>, vice president of strategic consulting at <i>Maritz</i>Research, Peter Cheney, senior Globe Drive columnist, and <b>Derek Kreindler</b>, managing editor of The Truth About Cars, a blog that examines all facets of the auto industry, from design and …

Can waking up to a ‘summer dawn’ cure the winter blues?

<i>Welcome to Health Advisor, where contributors share their knowledge in fields ranging from fitness to psychology, pediatrics to aging. Follow us</i> @Globe_Health<i>.</i><p>I'm a morning person. This time of year I like to watch the dawn arrive while having my morning coffee. It comes slowly, before sunrise, …