OTTAWA — At Canada’s official residence for its prime minister, security cameras keep silent watch over the fences, visitors pass through gates that can block truck bombs and a detail of uniformed Royal
SMITHS FALLS, Ontario — Millions of dollars worth of marijuana plants sat under lamps brighter than the noonday sun as employees of Canada’s largest cannabis business bustled about the 47 giant growing
Canada is poised on the edge of a cultural revolution and dramatic social experiment as it prepares to legalize marijuana on Wednesday. Although the move has been planned since Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
HAMILTON, Ontario — Up on the third floor of a commercial building near the city’s edge is a vision of Canada’s future. To the sound of throbbing music, hundreds of people jockey around the marijuana-infused
Ev Williams changes his mind. A lot. Most recently, the CEO of the online publishing platform Medium switched the company to a $5 monthly subscription for premium writing, scrapping its previous strategy
Here comes the remix The Verge turns five on November 1st, and we’re in the process of refreshing our entire brand for the next five years. In Refreshing The Verge, we’ll be looking at how that refresh
Evan Spiegel has a new deal for “Discover” publishers: We pay you up front, and we keep all the ad money. Snapchat says it’s done sharing with media companies. The red-hot messaging app wants to make major
Changing the story Snapchat is redesigning the Stories page in an effort to boost views of publishers' content — and to help build the advertising business that is currently the company's primary revenue
“Trust me, this is really, really great even though you don’t know who’s talking and there’s nothing to look at and I’m asking you to focus for 40 seconds!” Sharing audio on social media is hard to do.
Facebook’s F8 developer conference Tuesday was a tale of two platforms. The first, Facebook, announced a new API (application programming interface) for building software applications that allow high-quality
We saw a one of the first virtual reality fashion shoots, and it was a lot like a normal fashion shoot. A couple of weeks ago, I went to watch what was championed as one of the first fashion shoots in
But over the last few years, Kjellberg has become a wild success. He wrote a book, starred in a videogame, and reportedly earned around $12 million in 2015, more than enough to buy every game he desires.
Publisher of the Guardian and Observer aims to break even within three years and launches a new strategy focusing on future growth Guardian News & Media, the publisher of the Guardian, is to cut running
A new take on sharing from the co-founder of Vine It's been a while since the last fameball social network took the Twittersphere by storm — Ello launched and then evaporated from the public consciousness