Gurshawn Gill

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UBC prof: the sex robots are coming to save your marriage. No, really

With the rapid evolution of technology, it seems every day something new is stepping from the pages of science fiction into everyday life.<p>Sex robots …

The Most Expensive Cars to Gift Your Mother, Partner or Kid These Holidays

We’ve reached that time of year when the content of our commercials—if we still watch TV shows with commercials—has become about 95 percent buppie …

The Legendary All-In-One-Pot Pasta Gets a Fall Refresh

Slow cookers, soup pots, and casserole dishes have been dusted off in households across the United States. For me, cold weather conjures thoughts of cozy meals that hit big on flavor, with minimal effort. Enter the one-pot pasta. The idea comes from Martha Stewart, and I gravitated toward it …

20 countries where English travels well (2017 edition)

So you want to travel the world, but you're worried about your language skills? There's good news: Many countries around the world are quite accommodating to English speakers, and the annual English Proficiency Index by EF Education First ranks them. For the 2017 index, the Netherlands retains the …

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Paris and London Flights Are Less Than $12 with These Crazy Black Friday Sales

These holiday deals are nuts, but they come with a few catches.<p>For budget airline Ryanair, Black Friday isn’t just one day – it’s a whole week.<p>The …

A Classic Disneyland Attraction Is About to Change Forever — Here’s Your Last Chance to Ride

Out with the old and in with the new.<p>It’s no secret that big changes are coming to both Disney World and Disneyland in the coming years. <i>Star Wars</i> and …

First asteroid seen from outside our solar system has bizarre shape

Astronomers today confirmed that an asteroid first spotted zipping through our solar system last month came from another star system. 'Oumuamua — …

B.C. will get lots of snow this winter but Metro Vancouver won’t be hit hard like last year

British Columbia is set to get lots of snow this winter but it appears Metro Vancouver won’t see as many snowy days as it did last year.<p>In the …

This Gorgeous Town in the Swiss Alps Will Pay You to Live There

If you’ve ever wanted to live in a quiet, picturesque town in the mountains, the time is now.<p>The Swiss village of Albinen, near Leukerbad in the …

Tiny Grasshopper Found Hidden in Van Gogh Painting, 128 Years Later

There's a secret hidden in a Vincent van Gogh painting.<p>It remained undetected for 128 years, until Mary Schafer, a paintings conservator at …

Humvee maker is suing Activision for using the cars in 'Call of Duty'

The manufacturer of the Humvee is not cool with all the references to its vehicles in <i>Call of Duty</i> games, according to a lawsuit it filed against …

Trump Year One: Six major moments in a tumultuous time

Wednesday marks a year since Donald Trump was elected President of the United States, and it's just as strange now as it was then. Adrian Morrow looks at the highlights<p>Maybe it was the time he fired the man investigating his campaign team's ties to the Kremlin. Or when he mused there were some …

YouTube's cable-cutter option rolls out to Xbox One and select smart TVs

YouTube’s new(ish) streaming service, YouTube TV, is about to land on a whole bunch more smart TVs and gaming systems. Over the next few days, YouTube TV apps for the Xbox One, Android TV-powered smart TVs, and the Nvidia Shield will hit their respective app stores.<p>The company also has plans to …

U.S. war game scenario has Canadian, American forces bogged down in messy African war

An al-Qaida bomb destroys the Canadian embassy in Mauritania, killing the ambassador and all his staff.<p>The same day, al-Qaida’s African affiliate …