Kristy Cole

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Verizon reportedly scraps plans to acquire WIND and Mobilicity

Massive United States carrier Verizon had expressed interest in entering the Canadian wireless space, potentially acquiring either WIND Mobile or …

Rogers, Telus, and Bell Team up to Launch Anti-Verizon 'Fair for Canada' Campaign

Rogers, Telus, and Bell have teamed up to lobby against US telecommunications giant Verizon acquiring Canadian startup carrier Wind Mobile.<p>The “Big …

This Is Not Just A Story About Prostitution

First, a word of warning: This story features photos about prostitution. But under the surface, it's more than that. It's a story about photographic access, and how a friendship led to an intimate portrayal of a taboo subject. These are not just photos about prostitution; they're photos about a …

Mark Towhey was fired as Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's chief of staff because he told Ford in no uncertain terms to "go away and get help," a source close to the mayor's office has told CBC News. http://cbc.sh/mPKYHXV Towhey was unceremoniously dumped from his job Thursday in the midst of a scandal that has ripped apart Toronto municipal politics — with the city's colourful mayor caught in the midst of allegations that he was recorded smoking crack cocaine. The story broke last week and shortly after Towhey faced down the mayor telling him he needed help. (Photo: Canadian Press)

Income inequality data still giving off worrisome economic signal

However you look at it, measuring income and inequality is important if you want to take the pulse of any economy. That's why I am loving the new database out from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), which makes accessible dozens of indicators on the topic from dozens …

Income Inequality

Use these five lenses and you'll make better decisions

When McKinsey & Co.'s Olivier Leclerc began to study decision making, he stumbled upon Mihnea Moldoveanu and "flexible ontological structures."<p>Professor Moldoveanu is director of the Desautels Centre for Integrative Thinking at University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management, a Romanian-born …

A Completely Grueling (And Life-Changing) 7 Minute Workout - The Fox Is Black

What if it took you only 7 minutes to get a full body workout? That’s the claim of an article in the May-June issue of the American College of Sports …

Samsung Developing 5G Technology That Can Download Entire Movies In Seconds

Korean technology giant Samsung has claimed that it is working on 5G wireless technology which is hundreds of times faster than today’s 4G LTE, and …

Netflix Canada Could Be Bundled With Cable TV; Competition Could Soon Be On The Scene

Online streaming service Netflix has big cable companies trying to capitalize on its success, with some looking to either include it in their cable …

Supreme Court Rules For Monsanto In Case Against Farmer

A unanimous Supreme Court ruled Monday that an Indiana farmer infringed on Monsanto's patent when he planted soybeans that had been genetically modified by Monsanto without buying them from the agribusiness giant.<p>In the decision, written by Justice Elena Kagan, the nine justices ruled that "patent …

Boring elevator gossip could use a lift

I realize that 447,463 people got there before me, but I have started following GS Elevator Gossip on Twitter. Things said in the Goldman Sachs elevators do not stay in the Goldman Sachs elevators: They get tweeted for us all to enjoy. Thus in recent weeks, bankers have allegedly been overheard …

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