Emily Lloyd

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Tycoon shows his real estate savvy with sale of Hudson’s Bay store

U.S. real estate tycoon Richard Baker is proving the naysayers wrong again.<p>He bought the struggling Hudson's Bay Co. for about $1.1-billion in 2008 despite warnings that the retailer was a basket case, then sold most of the real estate of HBC's troubled Zellers chain to U.S. discounter Target Corp. …

Watch: Vettel on pole in Montreal

It was rainy, and therefore treacherous, but it takes more than a slick track and flying droplets to slow down reigning F1 champion Sebastian Vettel.<p>The 25-year-old German captured the pole for Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix by nearly a tenth of a second over Briton Lewis Hamilton, ending Mercedes' …

Is maternity leave a bad idea?

The careers of women, and men, suffer when they take a year off work after having kids<p><i>Update: As of December 2017, Canadians have the option to take</i> …

11 Surprising Facts About Women and Poverty From the Shriver Report

Maria Shriver’s annual report on Women in America came out Sunday, and the findings are bleak.<p>“These are not women trying to ‘have it all,'” Shriver …

Why This Company Published All Of Its Workers' Salaries

San Francisco-based social media startup Buffer just did something unprecedented: It published the salaries of every one of its employees online, available for the public to see. “We hope this might help other companies think about how to decide salaries, and will open us up to feedback from the …

Great white shark tracked to waters off Newfoundland

Researchers are tracking the movements of a great white shark that has made its way to Placentia Bay, in southern Newfoundland.<p>A group called Ocearch …

Tiffany & Co. VP Arrested For Stealing $1.3M In Jewelry

A former Tiffany & Co. executive was arrested by federal officials for allegedly stealing approximately $1.3 million worth of jewelry from her employer.<p>Ingrid Lederhaas-Okun, a former VP of Design & Product Development at Tiffany & Co., was arrested Tuesday morning at her residence in Darien, …

European Watchdogs Order Google to Rewrite Privacy Policy

If the U.K. has its way, Google’s privacy policies may soon get more easily digestible.<p>On Friday, the Information Commissioner’s Office in the United …

The Best Ads In The World

Prizes are given in subjects ranging from mobile ads to outdoor ads that are more than your average billboard.<p>The best work receives a Grand Prix Cannes Lion.<p>We've collected the ads that won the top honors.

8 Subliminal Messages In Corporate Logos You've Never Noticed Before

// OO.ready(function() { OO.Player.create('ooyalaplayer', 'pvN2h1YzoWE7V8ZfVGH_X8q0A-MPaAxu', {"autoplay":true}); }); //<p>Advertisers spend a lot of time and money coming up with the right logo for their product. So it's no surprise that there's usually more to a logo than what you may notice at …

15 Corporate Logos That Contain Subliminal Messaging

There's the recognizability factor—if a logo is too complex or unrelated to its brand, it risks being glanced over without communicating its brand's message. And companies risk annoying their consumers when they make drastic changes to logos people love.<p>But a closer look at some logos reveals …

Graphic Design Forum

A German Company Is Using Edward Snowden To Sell Lingerie

Social media campaigns always try to hijack newsworthy events to make a brand seem relevant and edgy, which is why NSA whistle blower Edward Snowden is the new subject of a series of German lingerie ads.<p>Blush lingerie released a series of ads that touts Snowden ("There's still a lot to uncover," it …

TNT Energy Drink scares audience with a dream of teeth falling out. See the full campaign: http://adsoftheworld.com/taxonomy/brand/tnt_energy_drink #advertising

Turns out ‘delete’ doesn’t quite mean the same thing to Facebook as it does to you

Sometimes we want to delete our Facebook history – maybe just pieces of it, or maybe everything. Perhaps you just want to start fresh, or you’re …

60 Seconds with Hal Niedzviecki | Interview by Lisa Bryn Rundle | Peep Culture, Pseudo Community, Hal Niedzviecky Interview | Spring 2018

If you’ve had an eerie feeling that Facebook, YouTube, blogging, Tweeting and the reality-TV revolution add up to a radically new and mostly …

Funny News & Internet Memes

5 Insights into the Latest Social Media Facts, Figures and Statistics - Jeffbullas's Blog

Social networks are embedded in our lives. To put that in some perspective it is worthwhile from time to time to see what the social media landscape …

'Normal' Barbie By Nickolay Lamm Shows Us What Mattel Dolls Might Look Like If Based On Actual Women (PHOTOS)

What would Barbie look like if she were modeled after the average American woman?<p>Very different, it turns out.<p>Artist Nickolay Lamm of MyDeals.com used CDC measurements of an average 19-year-old woman to create a 3-D model, which he photographed next to a standard Barbie doll. Lamm then photoshopped …

The Top 100 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2012

After the positive reception from last year’s Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2011, the Sifter promised to highlight the top 25 ‘Pictures of the …

The 50 Most Perfectly Timed Photos Ever

By Internet standards, a <i>perfectly timed</i> photo occurs when two of the following three conditions are met:<p>1. Perfect Place<br>2. Perfect Time<br>3. Perfect …

11 Canadian words, phrases and slang most Americans wouldn’t understand

Pass me a pop or I’ll turf you out of here, hoser (and so on)<p>Our previous list of terms Yanks probably wouldn’t get was a big hit, so here are 11 …

Gallery: Nature's 10 Best Dads

Mind Blowing Examples Of Creative Stairs (50 Stairs Design Examples)

Advertisement<p>Stairs are often neglected when it comes to interior design. They do often get decorated in simple ways during the holidays, but mostly …

GM contract talks at Ontario Cami plant stall

Talks on a new contract for workers at a General Motors Co. plant in Ingersoll, Ont., have hit a stalemate.<p>The Canadian Auto Workers union, which represents about 2,500 workers at Cami Automotive Inc. who make Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain crossovers, has cancelled a meeting scheduled for …