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Processed meat's cancer link unlikely to change habits, experts say

If you love a good steak or can't imagine eggs without bacon, then a recent WHO report on the cancer connection to processed and red meats probably …

MH370: Captain Zaharie Shah Becomes Chief Suspect In Disappearance Of Missing Malaysian Airlines Flight

The pilot of the vanished flight MH370 has become the chief suspect in its disappearance, after police learned he had made no social plans after the …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

Tires seem to play an unusually large role in the public life of Roberto Luongo

<b>Tires seem to play an unusually large role</b> in the public life of Roberto Luongo.<p>During the 2011 Stanley Cup final, the Vancouver Canucks goalie famously said of Boston Bruins counterpart Tim Thomas that “I’ve been pumping his tires ever since the series started” in an exchange that has become a bit of a running joke among hockey fans.<p>On Tuesday afternoon, Luongo tweeted from his @strombone1 account that the tires had been stolen from his SUV, apparently parked at his home in Florida. He …

A Monochrome Lego Set To Teach Tomorrow’s Architects

Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture.<p>The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio is that it’s white. There are no colors, no shades, no pigments, no hues here. It is as white …

Articles about 5 disappearing and invisible walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

Create a space that stands out.<p>Disappearing Corridor is a minimal space located in Hong Kong, designed by Bean Buro.<p>On my final day in Glasgow, and alas my final day in Scotland, I got straight up, tossed a handful of dirty clothes into my now...<p>A tiny bit like the Renzo Piano-designed Pompidou …

How BlackBerry got swarmed at the mall

Most people seem to think that BlackBerry Ltd.'s challenges were caused by complacent management and a failure to innovate. But the real answer can be found in the research of Harvard Business School Professor Clayton Christensen.<p>Prof. Christensen points out that companies innovate faster than …

A super (secret) way to quadruple your charitable giving

Imagine making a $1,000 donation to charity with an after-tax cost of only $256. It turns out you might not have to imagine it; it's a reality for some Canadians, thanks to the new First-Time Donor's Super Credit (FDSC) that was announced in the 2013 federal budget.<p>The FDSC seems to be a well-kept …

Dear Daughter: I Hope You Have Awesome Sex

<i>Published with permission from The Good Men Project</i><p>There's a piece of twaddle going around the<p>internet called 10 Rules For Dating My Daughter, which is packed with "funny" threats like this:<p>"Rule Four: I'm sure you've been told that in today's world, sex without utilising some kind of 'barrier …

Yogen Fruz finds new way to treat regular customers

For more than a decade, Aaron Serruya's main loyalty program at Yogen Fruz was the old buy-nine, get-one-free punch card that so many other businesses used, too. It worked well over all, but it wasn't perfect.<p>"There was a lot of fraudulent things happening with those cards," the company president …

Talk to the phone: Google's Moto X virtual assistant raises smartphone bar

My wife and I just got back from a week-long jaunt across the northeastern United States. We don’t have kids and we didn’t have any friends with us, …

Top ten time management tips for entrepreneurs

Running a business is difficult. Starting one with little support can be nearly impossible. Add to that family commitments and personal commitments, and you'll quickly start to feel overwhelmed. But there is a two-word solution that most successful business owners will tell you is key to their …

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 …

Google rolls out Android Device Manager to help you track a lost phone or three

Google has rolled out Android Device Manager to help users track, call and erase lost phones. The web-based interface is available via mobile and …

Is extreme weather the new normal?

Vancouver is basking in the hot and heady glow of a July with no rain – its first ever. Farmers in Windsor, Ont., have just experienced the wettest …

Netflix and others fix Android 4.3 incompatibilities

There’s a new Android version in town, and with it a few apps with performance or stability problems.<p>Netflix seemed to be the biggest outlier here, …