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9 Reasons To Leave New York For Toronto

People around the world dream of living in New York. Here’s why I left.<p>I had a great apartment in an up-and-coming Brooklyn neighborhood, a job doing work I loved, and an amazing bunch of friends. But life in New York is like being in an abusive relationship -- things are terrible except for when …

Blink wireless security cameras run for two years on a pair of AA batteries

Hands-on with the anywhere (but outside) camera<p>Over the last year or so we’ve seen an uptick in availability of small and relatively cheap wireless security cameras. I mean truly wireless, using Wi-Fi to transmit data and batteries to provide power. That magical combination of features allows this …

Turn any hard drive into networked storage with Raspberry Pi

Networked hard drives are super convenient. You can access files no matter what computer you're on -- and even remotely.<p>But they're expensive. Unless you use the Raspberry Pi.<p>If you happen to have a few of hard drives laying around you can put them to good use with a Raspberry Pi by creating your …

Raspberry Pi

7 Gadgets That Should Be in Your Emergency Kit

Relatively speaking, the last few years have been tame on the hurricane front. But according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration …

New Planet Found 'Which Humans Could Colonise'

An Earth-like planet, which may have deep oceans and harbour life, has been discovered and could be reached in future space missions.<p>The planet, …

Automa-nation: Will robots take your job?

Within two decades, more than 40 per cent of the Canadian labour force is highly likely to be affected by automation, according to a report released …

Here’s what live sports looks like on Twitter

Twitter is streaming Wimbledon, our first glimpse at how live sports will work on Twitter.<p>Twitter wants to get into the business of streaming live sports — that’s why the company paid the NFL $10 million for the rights to stream some of the league’s Thursday Night Football games later this …

Blowing Up The Glass Ceiling: The Untold Story Of The Military's First Female Bomb Technician

Linda Cox overcame discrimination, ridicule, and explosives to become the military’s first female bomb technician over 40 years ago. Just don’t call her a feminist role model.<p><b>When Linda Cox,</b> then known as Linda Cranford, a smiley 18-year-old from rural Chickasha, Oklahoma, wanted to join the Air …

Let's Stop Freaking Out About Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence, or AI, is all around us today—and it’s often invisible as we go about our daily lives.<p>Companies are successfully using AI …

15 facts about Canada that will surprise you

1. It’s warmer than you think.<p>Not only does Vancouver Island’s Victoria get 30% less rainfall than Seattle, it has a 60° Fahrenheit year-round …

#throwback Rail tracks leading to Union Station Photo credit: Vintage Toronto Facebook group via Toronto Archives. https://t.co/fKUEQ6bNsY

“ INDOCHINA. May 25, 1954. Vietnamese troops advancing between Namdinh and Thaibinh. This is one of the last pictures taken by Robert Capa with his Nikon camera before he stepped on a landmine and...

INDOCHINA. May 25, 1954. Vietnamese troops advancing between Namdinh and Thaibinh. This is one of the last pictures taken by Robert Capa with his …

Transition to Post-Secondary Education

College & University

15 Awesome Things You Can Do With Oatmeal

What if we told you that you could lose weight, lower your cholesterol and reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes for as little as 13 <i>cents</i> per day? You …

History | HowStuffWorks

From the Age of Enlightenment to the Christmas Truce, learn about some of history's most pivotal events.<p>From Musketeers to Nazis, Archimedes to …

Korean War

Ease That Aching Back With These Soothing Yoga Poses

Whether you woke up with a tight lower back, your desk job has you aching, or you overdid it at the gym, here is a relaxing yoga sequence designed specifically to stretch your lower back. Since tight hips, hamstrings, and shoulders can often trigger discomfort and pain, this sequence will also …

Yoga

36 Delightful Facts About Canada

The home of the bunnyhug.<p>Which means no dairy products, like milk, cheese, or yogurt, produced in Canada contain hormones either!<p>(A Dutch requirement for her to keep her princess title.)<p>Hate speech is a penalized offense by the federal and provincial government.<p>It allows an apology in court to be a …

Battery Information Table of Contents, Basic to Advanced

Learn About Batteries – Contents<p>View Archived Articles<p>Archived Articles<p>Does the Battery Fuel Gauge Lie? Battery Fuel Gauge: Factual or Fallacy? Weird …

Energy

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Install Pulse Fitness Kodi

This blog will help you Install Pulse Fitness Kodi , right lets get down to it. The new you, this addon is packed with great fitness videos to get …

How to Cook French Onion Soup

Recipes

What happened to Terminal 2 at Pearson Airport?

The signs along Highway 5 point the way for drivers headed to Pearson Airport. Turn left for Terminal 1, keep going straight ahead for Terminal 3. …

Smart grenade launcher set for 'final tests' with US Army

<b>A computerised weapon designed to attack enemies protected by walls or otherwise sheltered is set to be tested by the US Army early next year.</b><p>The XM25 "smart grenade launcher" lets combatants set its ammunition to explode when it reaches a set distance.<p>It means a grenade can be set to go off just …

Top Kodi Addons: Ultimate List of 93 Working Kodi Addons in 2018

In this updated best working Kodi addons list for 2018, you will find addons to cover pretty much all of your needs from streaming to smart home …

Raspberry Pi

5 Amazing Add-Ons for the XBMC Media Center

Advertisement<p>Make XBMC even better by adding these amazing add-ons. Whether you’re into TV, sports or gaming, these plugins will help you get the …

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …