Shane Hein

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Deloitte predicts that phablets and wearables are here to stay, seniors will buy smartphones

Deloitte has come out with their forecast of the Canadian tech and media landscape with its annual “Technology Media & Telecommunications (TMT) …

Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs Leaked, Galaxy S5 mini and S5 Zoom Also in the Works

According to <i>SamMobile</i>, Samsung’s next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, will come in both metal and plastic versions, with the metal version …

5 things you need to know about the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Your road-legal C7.R is ready.<p>Forget the ZR1. When GM's engineers put the first 2015 Z06 mule on the Milford RoadCourse, the car promptly set a new lap record. More insane? It did it using engine and suspension calibrations that were nothing but good guesses by engineers. Tadge Juechter, chief …

Sports Cars

Are you in it to win it? If not, your business pitch will flop

<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 tgam.ca/leadershiplab</i><p>Most …

Wearables on the feet: hands-on with the first smart sock

Eyes and wrists are getting a lot of love from the wearable space lately, but there is one powerful body part which is extremely underserved: feet. …

Organic batteries put clean-electricity future within sight - Quirks and Quarks

<b>By Bob McDonald, Quirks & Quarks</b><p>Researchers from Harvard University have created a new organic battery that could be the first step towards keeping …

Samsung Galaxy S5 launching by April, exec says 'it’s about the display and the feel of the cover'

Samsung exec Lee Young Hee spilled the beans to <i>Bloomberg</i> about its upcoming plans for the Galaxy S5 and a new Galaxy Gear.<p>Lee stated, “We’ve been …

Cellcontrol blocks a driver’s phone, leaving passengers free to use theirs

It’s a grim statistic, but distracted driving is now the number one cause of death for teenagers in the U.S. And in Canada, three provinces, Nova …

World juniors: Finland stuns Sweden in OT to win gold

Buffalo Sabres defenceman Rasmus Ristolainen scored at 9:42 of overtime to give Finland its third world junior hockey title, 3-2 over Sweden on …

Ice Hockey

Fifteen things Canadians can do to be healthier this year

Joren Cull for The Globe and Mail<p>A pickle a day<p>At one time, fermented foods were common with every meal. Research has now shown that fermented foods are full of good germs that improve our overall health. By bringing foods such as sauerkraut, kimchee, kombucha, fermented sausages, fermented …

The Kiwi Move may be the one wearable to rule them all, now up for pre-order

Toronto-based Kiwi Wearables just launched their first consumer product called the Kiwi Move today. The Move is not a watch or an activity wristband. …

Detox! Smoothies, salads and more to start 2014 on a healthy note

With the new year comes a host of resolutions to eat less and exercise more—intentions that are often all but forgotten come mid-February. So why not focus on simple strategies that will rid your body of holiday overindulgences <i>and</i> make you feel better and brighter all year long? Take that, broken …

Healthy Eating

Purported Prototype of Original iPhone Sells for $1499 on eBay

An alleged engineering prototype of Apple’s first-generation iPhone has been sold for $1499 on eBay, <i>AppleInsider</i> is reporting. The item “Very Rare …

LG Lifeband Touch leaks online

At CES 2013 LG had their “Smart Activity Tracker” on display. This was a wearable bracelet that resembled the Nike Fuel Band and tracked your …

The Problem with the "Quick Weight Loss" Diet Plan

And how to lose weight the healthy way.<p>Juice cleanses, Atkins, elimination diets, and the mythical "lose ten pounds in two weeks" diet plan. You could probably think of a dozen more options that trainers and fitness gurus have praised as *the* game-changing diet and fitness regimen, but which of …

Nutrition

James Duthie spurns overtures from Rogers to stay with TSN

After taking a punch to the gut when Rogers Communications Inc. won the NHL's Canadian national broadcast and digital rights, TSN earned a morale-boosting victory when James Duthie spurned an aggressive overture from Rogers.<p>The popular host of the all-sports cable channel's game-night telecasts …

The Look Good in Leggings Workout

4 easy moves to lift, shape, and define your lower half<p>1. Side Squat Flamingo<p>A<p>B<p><b>A.</b><p>Stand to the side of step, with left foot on top of step. Lower into …

Workouts

6 Expert-Approved Ways To Lose Fat Fast

#3 should be easy.<p>When it comes to reaching our weight-loss goals, we've got about as much patience as we do sitting in traffic when we're already late for work<i>.</i><p>But in order to get to your goal as quickly as possible, you've got to forget about crash dieting. That's because making strategic tweaks …

Strength Workout: The Secret to Firing Up Your Metabolism

If you want to change your body, you have to challenge your body. Here's how!<p>There's one misconception that seems to prevail among fit women the …

Exercise

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

9 Pilates Moves For A Flatter Stomach

Hit the mat and try these exercises for a sculpted waistline<p>Pretty much every move in Pilates targets your core, but if flat abs are your goal then there’s definitely a way to step things up. Case in point: These 9 belly-sculpting exercises from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Pilates</i>. Learn the …

The Quick Workout That Will Boost Your Fat Burn

Slim down fast with these calorie-blasting metabolic moves<p>Tossing a single match on a pile of wood won't ignite a strong flame. An entire box of matches, however? That's the start of a kick-ass bonfire.<p>This is the sort of fiery result that your internal fat burners will get from the fast-paced …