Juan Camilo

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WhatsApp Testing Snapchat-Style Stories Features in New ‘Status’ Tab

WhatsApp is reportedly working on a new feature that will debut in a new tab called ‘Status’ that works in much the same way as Snapchat stories.<p>The …

Samsung Canada remotely updates recalled Note 7s and limits to 60 percent total battery capacity

Since the middle of the summer of 2016, Samsung has faced a number of challenges, most notably a worldwide recall of their latest flagship …

Galaxy Note

With new mortgage rules, has Ottawa gone a step too far?

Canadian policy-makers are trying to stabilize a housing market that's on the edge. But what I see coming from Ottawa could tip it right over the edge.<p>All-time-low interest rates have juiced Toronto and Vancouver home prices to unprecedented heights. That has much of the country worried, and …

Canadian Real Estate

iFixit's Note 7 teardown reveal how the phone's iris scanner works

With Samsung latest smartphone making its way out to Canadian consumer starting today, <i>iFixit</i>, the world’s leading teardown website, has taken apart …

Phones

10 things Chipotle won’t tell you

<b>1. We may not be able to keep growing this fast</b><p>By any standard, Chipotle Mexican Grill CMG, -2.94% is one of the great success stories of the …

Fast Casual

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings Just Told Cable How to Beat Netflix

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings. Source: Netflix.<p>The television industry doesn't know what to do about <b>Netflix</b> . Should it stop selling shows to it? Should it sell shows to a competing service such as Hulu to increase its competition? Should it reduce commercial time to make cable more attractive? It's …

The Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2015

Gadgets and Ideas With the Best Chance of Making an Impact … and What You Can Do to Prepare for Them<p>This was a year of big technology promises—2015 is the year we find out how many live up to the hype.<p>We looked into our crystal ball for the gadgets, upgrades and ideas we think have the greatest …

Gear & Gadgets

United Airlines sues site that found loophole for cheap tickets

You know how it's often cheaper to fly from Chicago to Paris by booking a flight to Dubai, and then just getting off at the stopover, which happens to be Paris? Well, <i>you do now</i> thanks to a lawsuit from United Airlines and booking site Orbitz -- they're suing a site called Skiplagged, which arranges …

Texting Turns 22

Half a lifetime ago, 22-year-old Neil Papworth sent the first ever short message service (SMS). His fifteen-character missive – ‘merry christmas’ – was sent to colleague Richard Jarvis on December 3, 1992.<p>This act was considered important enough to mark the occasion with a party but not important …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …

Retrogaming

The Miraculous Life of Gabriel García Márquez

When Gabriel García Márquez was born, in 1927, in the sleepy little town of Aracataca, not far from Colombia’s Caribbean coast, there were certain …

Literature

This Guy Makes Millions Playing Video Games on YouTube

What?!<p>The YouTube personality with the most subscribers isn’t Justin Bieber (8 million) or Rihanna (12.5 million). That honor goes to a 24-year-old Swede named Felix Kjellberg, better known by his YouTube handle, PewDiePie.<p>PewDiePie doesn’t sing or dance, no. PewDiePie has made his name—and a …

The case for locking in your mortgage

You can't go wrong if you respond to this week's mortgage rate increases by locking in for five or 10 years.<p>But at least consider the alternative: Variable-rate mortgages sound risky in today's volatile interest rate environment, but they're actually a quiet corner of the mortgage world right …

Bank of Canada