Evan Fleming

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7 Dead Simple Ways to Make Your Computer Run Like New

You change your car’s oil every 5,000 miles. You go to the doctor for a physical once a year. Every six months you get your teeth cleaned. And every …

Productivity

Watch: 32-Minute Talk With J.J. Abrams And Lawrence Kasdan About ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ And More

Watch: 32-Minute Talk With J.J. Abrams And Lawrence Kasdan About 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' And More<p><b>**Spoilers ahead**</b><p>Can you propel a franchise …

Star Wars: J.J. Abrams says screening Force Awakens for Disney bosses was horrifying

With <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> only weeks away, fans are waiting with bated breath for the franchise’s first film in a decade — and they’re not the …

John F. Nash

Here's My Favorite Luke Skywalker Theory, and He's NOT Kylo Ren

Mark Hamill

11 70s sci-fi movies better than Star Wars

When the grand history of American cinema is written, the 1970s will be seen as one of the most important decades in the timeline. Filmmakers started …

Science Fiction

Star Wars Stormtrooper And C-3PO Bluetooth Speakers (video)

Star Wars fans might be interested in a new Bluetooth speaker that has been created in the form of the Star Wars Stormtrooper helmet and C-3POs …

Star Wars

A historian thinks he’s pinpointed the oldest known use of the f-word

A British historian has stumbled upon what he believes is the earliest known use of the word “fuck” in a sexual context.<p>Paul Booth, a research fellow at the UK’s Keele University, found the name “Roger Fuckebythenavele” in a 1310 court document in the UK National Archives.<p>Booth believes that this …

Oxford Dictionary

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here's what's happening:<p><b>1. Palantir just disclosed in an SEC form that it has closed a huge round of investment, issuing $500 million in stock, $450 million of which has already been sold.</b> This confirms last month's report that it was raising up to $500 million at a $20 billion …

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Comic Books

How Canadians Can Watch US Netflix

<b>Click here for the updated 2014 version.</b><p>Netflix’s low fee of $7.99 per month is easily one of the greatest gifts to home entertainment. And with the …

Arrested Development

Comic-Con: The Future of Xbox

Microsoft discusses controller recognition and next gen technology at Comic Con.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Major Nelson took the stage today at San Diego Comic …

From zero to Web programmer in nine weeks

After graduating from the University of Toronto's co-op management course, earning her chartered accountant designation, and working in finance for five years, Christine Lee was hungry for a new challenge.<p>"I was looking for a creative outlet," she said.<p>After taking some online coding courses in her …

HuffPost Canada

I have oodles of qualifications. Should I list them all?

<b>The Question:</b><p>I have had a lot of formal education, including two masters degrees and several professional designations. During my normal day-to-day correspondence, I don't draw attention to my education – for example, my e-mail auto signature only has my job title in it. On occasion, especially …

Playing Tetris may be the best treatment for lazy eye

Playing a video game could turn out to be a highly effective treatment for adults who suffer from amblyopia, a vision impairment commonly known as lazy eye.<p>The condition, which affects about 3 per cent of the population, starts in infancy: One eye does not move in the correct direction, or has …

Video game treatment for lazy eye restores 3D vision

Dramatic improvements after goggles force players to use both eyes together<p>A Canadian-led study has found that playing video games with both eyes can …

7 Very Strange Plates Of Nachos That Still Look Delicious

Luckily, basically anything tastes good on a tortilla chip.<p>In 2008, Lee Frank and Rachel Anderson started Nachos NY, an entire website dedicated to reviewing New York City's nacho offerings. (A best-nachos map with its mini tortilla chip icons is one great feature of that website.) Now they're …

New Potato Recipes (PHOTOS)

Spring is the season of rebirth. There are new buds on the trees, and new produce at the markets. We've waxed poetic about spring peas, asparagus, and our other green favorites. But now we're going to talk to you about new potatoes -- those delicate thin-skinned potatoes that pop up late spring and …

Don't Be Scared, It's Just Shrimp: How To Clean, Cook And Enjoy

Certain ingredients just stress people out. Some people can melt into a puddle over the temperature of a steak (we may or may not have fallen into that category before). Yeast terrifies some of us. For many, the proper cooking and cleaning of seafood gives us the nervous shivers, particularly …

Jerry Seinfeld’s 10 Best Thoughts on Coffee

Considering he has a web series called “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” you’d think Jerry Seinfeld had always been an expert on the topic. But …

How to Make Boozy Slushies in an Ice Cream Machine

Here's why I love ice cream so much: when you screw up and get something that's structurally unsound, it's usually salvageable. Vanilla ice cream that's gone icy? Blend it into milkshakes—or a root beer float. Just try that with pie.<p>If you're making sorbet, especially with a thin base ingredient …

Breakfast Crostatas (absolutely not like authentic Italian Crostatas)

Can video games be political?

Debate can spiral far beyond what developers intended<p>Alex Jansen, who runs the Toronto-based multimedia production company Pop Sandbox, wanted to …

Cheapest Healthy Food: 10 Inexpensive Ways To Eat Well

You may hear people say they can't afford to eat healthy, but as it turns out, some of the healthiest foods in grocery stores won't make a dent in …