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Forget the low loonie: It’s time to invest abroad

Canadian investors waiting for our dollar to recover could be missing out on great opportunities outside the country, according to a money manager and a currency expert.<p>It's not hard to see why many are feeling trapped. Here at home pickings are slim on the resource-heavy TSX as plunging oil prices …

Business (Canada)

comScore: Android owns 44% of the Canadian smartphone market, BlackBerry sinks to 15%

A new report from comScore shows a number of new Canadian mobile stats. The annual report, called “2014 Canada Digital Future in Focus,” …

Jim Flaherty chokes up when asked about Rob Ford’s troubles

Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty says Toronto Mayor Rob Ford "has to make his own decision" about what to do after admitting smoking crack cocaine.<p>Mr. Flaherty, a close friend of Mr. Ford and his family, appeared emotional as he made his first public comments on the matter since Mr. Ford's …

Canada

Apple Annual Report Shows R&D Spend Has Grown by $1.1 Billion

According to Apple’s recently filed <i>annual 10-K report</i> with the SEC, the company has spent $1.1 billion on R&D and has added about 12,000 full-time …

CRTC To Introduce New Area Codes in Southwestern Ontario & Alberta

The <i>Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)</i> has announced that it will introduce a new area code in Southwestern Ontario in …

How to piss off someone from Montreak

How to piss off someone from Montreal<p>Mystifyingly foreign to anglophone Canada, who don’t understand our penchant for dropping French words into …

Bike Lanes

Work-life balance and guilt: One woman's solution

Katie O'Brien figured she could handle pregnancy. Sure it would involve changes, but her business was coaching professional women though their struggles.<p>The 27-year-old resident of Ashburn, Va., struggled emotionally and physically with the pregnancy, assisted by her own personal coach, but when …

EU, Canada trade deal reached in Brussels after 4 years of negotiations

This trade agreement is an historic win for Canada<p>BRUSSELS, Belgium – Canada and the European Union have reached an agreement in principle on a …

Toronto Maple Leafs Play Miley Cyrus After Wins, Tyler Bozak Likely Culprit

Link to Media<p>The Toronto Maple Leafs can't stop and simply won't stop listening to Miley Cyrus after victories.<p>The <i>Toronto Star</i>'s Kevin McGran (h/t For The Win) reports the team that is currently 6-2-0 has decided on its post-win locker room anthem, and it's Cyrus' "We Can't Stop."<p>Seeing as how …

Miley Cyrus

Saving for that dream home? Keep your cash liquid

In a sluggish market, it's tempting to squeeze every possible penny out of your hard-earned dollars. You also want to make sure you spend them wisely – so when you're on the hunt for the perfect home, that can either mean waiting it out or jumping at a sudden opportunity.<p>Tragically, these two …

Personal Finance

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European Travel

How many of you have seen the world like this? Abu Dhabi from the cockpit. Photo by Karim Nafatni: http://500px.com/photo/33047399

Marias, Emmas, Jakubs and Lucas are taking over the world... Map of the most popular newborn baby names in Europe:

London Tube survival guide

RIDING THE LONDON TUBE during rush hour is like being devoured by an angry beast, thrashed around its insides, and then spat out disheveled, …

How to piss off a Portuguese

Disclaimer: These tactics will only work if you’re not Portuguese. If you are, we’ll gladly engage you in a spirited conversation on how our …

Cristiano Ronaldo

Rogers says the wireless outage was caused by 'an unprecedented surge in our signaling traffic'

It’s well known that Rogers had a wireless network outage yesterday. We covered it here, plus Rogers quickly came forward and decided to credit 1-day …

Scott Carpenter, 2nd American astronaut in orbit, dies

Member of the original Mercury 7 was 88<p>FILE - In this May 24, 1962 file photo provided by NASA, astronaut Scott Carpenter gestures with one hand …

Google Maps for Android gains more detailed notifications, design improvements

As part of a larger Maps update for desktop, which finally brings multiple destinations to navigation guidance, Google is rolling out Maps 7.3 for …

Rogers cellphone outage highlights 911 vulnerability

CRTC releases report on 911 system a day after major cellphone outage<p>A countrywide outage of the Rogers Wireless network has focused concern over …

The 1 Thing You Must Do In Every Job Interview

I recently interviewed an excellent candidate for a position at our growing startup, Likeable Local. The woman had an incredible resume, an …

Investing advice: How adviceDirect stakes out middle ground

Today's most underserved investors are those who are halfway between being do-it-yourselfers and having an adviser.<p>Almost nobody on Bay Street seems to have an idea of how to target these people. One exception: Bank of Montreal, through the adviceDirect arm of its online brokerage, BMO InvestorLine.<p>…

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Harvard Biz Review on Twitter: ""Yogurt is just getting started in America." http://t.co/8BCGzpgwUW http://t.co/IOy7wzCiFM"

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How this 23-year-old grad tackled $53,349 in student and car loans

In the fall of 2011, shortly after finishing university, Jordann Brown realized she owed $53,349.<p>"My story isn't one about spending with abandon or being irresponsible," says the 23-year-old, who works in marketing and provides content for a mortgage rate comparison website. "I did what every …