Martin Gelgoot

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La Cour suprême tranchera lundi dans l'affaire Robinson

La saga judiciaire qui oppose depuis 18 ans l'auteur Claude Robinson à un consortium de maisons de production composé de Cinar, France Animation et …

Dustin Paxton victim: Dangerous offender status 'sort of justice'

A man who was beaten, sexually abused and left brain damaged by Dustin Paxton says the dangerous offender declaration against his former abuser …

Kevin Smith slams YouTube copyright crackdown

Screenwriter and cultural commentator Kevin Smith has declared his support for content creators on YouTube, who are currently facing a barrage of copyright notices that threaten their livelihood.<p>Speaking on George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight in Canada, the writer of <i>Clerks, Chasing Amy</i> and <i>Dogma</i> said …

Marvel Confirms Paul Rudd as 'Ant-Man' – /Film

Erase any doubt you might have had that last night’s “in talks” report about <b>Paul Rudd</b> playing the lead in <b>Ant-Man</b> for <b>Edgar Wright</b> could have meant …

What do you see in this image? (Silhouette by Mary Peterson//Logan Trujillo) Researchers are trying to untangle what goes on as our brains process the visual world. Find out what your brain really sees: http://on.natgeo.com/1jj64Qc

Nearly Every Action Movie Star Is In The First 'Expendables 3' Teaser Trailer

The gift that keeps on giving.<p>Lionsgate has released the first teaser trailer for "The Expendables 3."<p>Here are the stars in the third installment: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Randy Couture, Terry Crews, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wesley Snipes, Antonio Banderas, Mel …

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The five and a half hour version of Lars Von Trier's already-infamous film will be screened at the Berlin film festival<p>The cinema version of Lars Von Trier's new film Nymphomaniac may be a draining four hours long, and split into two halves for its release, but the full uncut film extends to a …

Rumours of a PS4 shortage in Canada are (slightly) exaggerated

Sony has one of those problems that's good to have if you are an electronics manufacturer and retailer: Too many people want its stuff.<p>The PlayStation 4 was sold out in Canada after its Nov. 15 launch, more than a million units sold worldwide in 24 hours. And as the holiday season kicks into …

A requiem for Winamp, the best MP3-player ever made

What the guy gave us was a list of 10 songs and a promise of a hundred bucks. We knew he was good for it, this being an oil-rich country with no shortage of disposable income. Still, even we understood that a hundred dollars was highway robbery, a criminal sum of money to pay for what was …

Apple Stores in Canada to Open Early for Black Friday Next Week

The shopping season traditionally kicks off with Black Friday, and Apple is joining the line of major retailers which will open earlier than usual. …

John Carmack resigns from id Software to focus on Oculus VR

Famed game developer John Carmack has been an instrumental part of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headgear from the start. He helped to popularize the device before Oculus became a company, and before its successful Kickstarter project. The <i>Doom, Quake</i> and <i>Wolfenstein</i> programmer believed in virtual …

Google Developing More Stylish Google Glass with Prescription Lenses, says WSJ

Google Glass in its current form certainly gets some strange looks from those passing by. You also can’t really wear Glass if you’re already wearing …

Facebook testing modern new look for its Android app

A while back, Facebook was testing a few A/B design scenarios on its iPhone and Android apps. Some users would have a left sliding menu, others a …

Bell sued for $3.2 million in Québec for ‘inserting clauses in contracts which are prohibited by law’

Bell seems to be under pressure from the Office of Consumer Protection in Québec. According to a press release Bell, along with it’s sub-brand Virgin …

Canada Would Benefit From New Wireless Competition Says Carleton Professor

Dwayne Winseck, a professor in the school of journalism and communication at Carleton University, has released a new study saying that Canada should …

Fido, Virgin Mobile, Koodo Promo: Double the Data and Minutes On Select Plans

Yesterday Fido launched a $39 Standard Plan with 400 Canada-wide daytime minutes and 400MB of data. Later on that evening Fido also doubled the …

Apple Could Hit The 1 Billion iOS Devices Mark By 2018 [Asymco]

Last month, Apple announced it had sold 700 million iOS devices since 2007, which is surely a significant milestone. However, <i>Asymco</i> notes that the …

Xbox One SmartGlass companion app for iPhone and iPad now available

Microsoft has released its companion iOS app for the new Xbox One console today, according to Engadget. A similar app has existed for the Xbox 360 for some time now, but owners of the newest Microsoft console will need to use the app released today.<p>The app allows Xbox One users to control their …

Neptune Pine smartwatch gets reinvented, reaches Kickstarter target in less than a day

Remember the Neptune Pine smartwatch idea? We were not so impressed with it back in February when we first heard about it, but the company persevered, reinvented its device, and it has now reached its Kickstarter target in less than 24 hours after starting it/<p>The smartwatch is not your average …

TapTap Touch Communication Wristband (video)

If you have someone special in your life that you would like to communicate with using touch rather than the more traditional methods of SMS …

Futuristic Nissan 3E Wearable Device

<b>Nissan 3E wearable device</b> will be unveiled at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. It looks like Google glass will have a new competitor. At first sight, this …

PulseOn, A Wearable Tech Startup Spun Out Of Nokia, Says It Has The Most Accurate Heart Monitor In The World

During Tero Mennader's five-year stint at Nokia, he worked on developing a piece of now-patented technology for incredibly accurate, "beat-to-beat" heart rate measurement.<p>Just last year, Mennader spun out the idea from Nokia to create PulseOn.<p>PulseOn is a heart rate monitor that you wear on your …

Design You Trust

With a world mixing sensual bodies, pop culture and Japanese inspirations, the British artist Teresa Duck unveils striking paintings, combining her …

Google Play Edition Samsung Galaxy S 4 and HTC One start getting Android 4.4

The next best thing after Nexus phones are Google Play Edition phones, which, as a reminder, are popular flagship devices, like the HTC One and …

Early adopters: how’s Android 4.4 KitKat treating you?

Google’s latest iteration of Android, version 4.4, was released on the Nexus 5 almost one month ago. Google announced both somewhat quietly, and …

Which manufacturers should just give up on smartphones? (Poll)

We’re either right in the middle of a really great, chock-full-of-potential time to be a smartphone manufacturer, or smack-dab in one of the most …

T-Mobile Pushes The Android 4.3 And Galaxy Gear Update For The Samsung Galaxy S4

If you've been waiting for your magenta-flavored Galaxy S4 to get its long-awaited Android 4.3 update, check your notification bar now. According to …