Shawn Kearns

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Trudeau Asks For Question Period Help, Harper Calls For Mother's Day Greetings (VIDEO)

Justin Trudeau has been Liberal leader for more than a month but it appears he could use a hand in question period.<p>Trudeau released a YouTube video …

Canadian U.S. Travel: Why Canada Gave Up On Luring American Tourists

Canada is giving the cold shoulder to its neighbours south of the border, according to the latest report on Canadian tourism.<p>The Canadian Tourism …

U.S. bill would give Canadian snowbirds more time to spend in the sun

OTTAWA – Canadian snowbirds may soon be able to spend an extra two months nesting in their favourite sunshine state each year.<p>U.S. legislation …

Mandatory Savings Accounts Are Coming Your Way

The retirement savings crisis in America has brought us to this point: It’s a near certainty that mandatory savings accounts are in the future of …

Loblaws Releases PC Plus iPhone App, Takes Member Benefits Mobile

Recently Loblaws launched an iPhone app for their PC Plus rewards program, to allow members to ditch the card and go digital. The app allows users to …

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Apple’s 2-Step Verification Comes To Canada, Argentina, Pakistan, Russia & More

Back in March, Apple introduced 2-step verification for Apple ID and iCloud users in U.S., UK, Australia, Ireland, and New Zealand only. Today, the …

Apple Plans Changes to AppleCare Warranty Program

Big changes are coming to Apple’s after-sales policy, according to a person familiar with the matter and cited by <i>AppleInsider</i>. During a town hall …

Passport office plans 25% staff cut as it rolls out new chip-embedded, 10-year documents

The agency that issues passports to Canadians is projecting a quarter of its work force could be cut as it rolls out new chip-embedded, 10-year travel documents.<p>Passport Canada expects to have the equivalent of 2,512 full time staff this year, says a Department of Foreign Affairs and International …

Premier Redford and the world’s most famous unbuilt pipeline

Premier Alison Redford of Alberta acquitted herself well on Tuesday in a speech and discussion of the Keystone XL pipeline at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., a well-known think-tank that is generally regarded as liberal, which may bode well for a decision in the pipeline's favour by …

Outraged in Quebec? Wait 10 minutes-you'll be outraged again

Martin Patriquin on a political pas de deux<p>Nearly three years ago, in the midst of some sort of cover kerfuffle, I wrote the following about Quebec’s …

12 iPhone Tricks You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Could Do

Whether you use your Mac for work or just for your personal projects, you’ve likely found yourself wondering how to improve your productivity. There …

Canadians Can Now Pay Their Income Tax with a Credit Card Thanks to Startup Plastiq

Imagine the rewards points you’d get if you could pay your income tax with your credit card.<p>This is now a reality thanks to startup Plastiq, who …

TubeTime Universal Infrared Remote for iPhone, iPad [Hands On]

Earlier this month we provided coverage of the TubeTime iOS app, a Canadian TV guide app that allows for an optional universal infrared remote …

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