Tim Brown

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Love your drone? Too bad you can't really fly it anywhere

The Globe's Shane Dingman tries and fails to find an outdoor place to fly his new Parrot BeBop drone in Toronto

Automotive Industry

The evolution of the flying car we're still waiting on

Flying cars<p>It's the future, and they <i>still</i> haven't landed.<p>Nov. 1947<p>Even before the Wright brothers made their first flight in 1903, people have widely …

How to avoid getting bumped off a flight

Here are 11 ways to avoid getting bumped off a flight.<p>Some airlines bump those who paid the least for their tickets, but many simply go with those who checked in last, or showed up to the gate last. Don't let that be you.<p>Don't wait around or get in line for an Auntie Anne pretzel. If you're not …


New cross-border deal could make nightmare lines when travelling to the United States a thing of the past

WASHINGTON — Travel to the United States by road, rail and sea could undergo a major revamp as a result of an agreement set to be announced today …

The secret code hiding in plain sight on your paper money

DO YOU REMEMBER THOSE SCENES in movies like <i>National Treasure</i>, where there turn out to be hidden clues embedded in innocuous places, like the pyramid …

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WestJet says premium launch could have gone smoother

Airline's Q2 profit tops average estimate of analysts<p>The CEO of WestJet Airlines admits the rollout this spring of a premium service geared toward …

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WestJet Airlines target of union organizing drive

“The way they have described it to us is: ‘We are owners. We are proud of the work we do. But we don’t just want to have a cheque and profits,” he …