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Apple readies Transit subway, train + bus guides for iOS 9 Maps, deploys robots for indoor mapping

Having originally planned to add a new transit directions feature to Maps last year, only to pull the feature before WWDC 2014, Apple now hopes to launch its Transit service with iOS 9, according to sources. Apple currently plans to debut bus, subway, and train route navigation as the central …

U.N. Security Council meets as Ukraine 'teeters on the brink'

Strong condemnations and accusations were traded Sunday night as the U.N. Security Council held an urgent, previously unscheduled meeting to discuss the worsening crisis in Ukraine.<p>Speaking first, Oscar Fernandez-Taranco, U.N. assistant secretary-general for political affairs, set the tone for …

8 hours of airliners departing from Los Angeles in one single photo

Los Angeles architectural photographer Mike Kelley posted this awesome image of almost all the departures and some of the arrivals at LAX during a …

How Mad Men Gets the Writing Right: Q&A

There is no show on television that is more combed through, picked over and squawked about than <i>Mad Men</i>. Whether Joan mentions lustrous restaurant Le …

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13-Year-Old Kazakh Girl Trained To Become Eagle Hunter

“<i>I wanted to document the ‘Future Generation’ – boys who take their first steps in learning the hunting skills, boys who hold the tradition’s future</i> …

Why Canada’s tech companies fail

Canada has few world-class technology companies such as BlackBerry Ltd., the company's founder says, not because Canadian entrepreneurs lack "fire in the belly" but because the country is poor at managing intellectual property rights (IPR).<p>Jim Balsillie, who created Research in Motion (now …

Why Toronto's roads are full of holes this winter

The 29 Dufferin bus is a bone-rattling ride northbound from the Dufferin Gate loop. It weaves its way around parked cars, pylons and potholes – up one of Ontario's worst roads for the past seven years.<p>Dufferin Street has held the top spot on Ontario's Worst Roads list since 2012, after five years …

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If you’re not on top of these tech trends, good luck

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Today, every company is a tech company – yours included. …

Why it took one American expat 30 years to become a Canadian

I was the sort of kid who, having dropped an American flag or even let it touch the ground, would ceremoniously kiss it. I'm not sure who told me to do this but it felt important. After all, we pledged allegiance to that flag and the republic it stands for – "one nation under God, indivisible … …

Are bookstores dead, or turning a new page?

Are bookstores doomed, headed the way of the video store and the Great Auk? Scan the headlines and it can seem that way. World's Biggest Bookstore. Gone. Book City in the Annex. Gone. The Cookbook Store. Gone. Steven Temple Books. Gone.<p>Other much-loved independents from This Ain't the Rosedale …