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Grizzly bear eats black bear in Banff

Banff's Sundance Canyon trail has reopened after a grizzly bear ate a black bear in the popular hiking area west of Calgary earlier this month.<p>A …

Nearly 80 percent of smartphones shipped last quarter ran Android, says IDC

The smartphone market continues to explode, and the Android ecosystem has been the biggest beneficiary of that growth. According to the latest smartphone OS marketshare numbers from IDC, shipments of Android phones increased a whopping 73.5 percent to reach over 187 million units in the second …

Samsung Releases Free Source Code For Very Expensive Galaxy NX Camera

Another Android device is on the way to release, and that means it's time for the kernel source to be posted online. Samsung has been so kind as to …

Another Android-powered Samsung flip phone leaks out

Dual-screen, quad-core device pictured for China Telecom<p>Flip phones are apparently still a thing, and so Samsung appears to be working on a couple of …

IDC: iOS Market Share Drops to 13.2% in Second Quarter of 2013

Apple has beaten Wall Street analyst estimates with 31.2 million iPhones sold during the past quarter, but its 20% growth year-over-year didn’t stop …

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Genetic 'Adam & Eve' Chromosome Study Traces All Men To Man Who Lived 135,000 Years Ago

Almost every man alive can trace his origins to one man who lived about 135,000 years ago, new research suggests. And that ancient man likely shared the planet with the mother of all women.<p>The findings, detailed today (Aug. 1) in the journal Science, come from the most complete analysis of the male …

iPhone 5 Cedes Top Place to the Galaxy S3 in Consumer Satisfaction Survey

Although Apple’s iPhone 5 scored above 80% once again, it has apparently lost its magic in the eyes of American consumers, according to the most …

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. Samsung Galaxy S4 Active (video)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 has only been available for three months now, and as expected, it’s been met with critical acclaim. And now, we have another device joining the Galaxy S4 family — Samsung’s Galaxy S4 Active, a rugged, and better handling version of the S4.<p>While there wasn’t a huge bevy of …

As floodwater recedes in Calgary, Medicine Hat braces for inundation

Calgary and other devastated communities are starting a painstaking recovery after the worst flood in Alberta's history, even as the southeast of the province braces for the arrival of the peak of surging waters early Monday.<p>Alberta Premier Alison Redford said that while Calgary, Canmore and High …

Mind-Blowing Supercell Thunderstorm Filmed Near Booker, Texas

It took Mike Olbinski 4 years of failed attempts before he actually got his dream: on June 3rd he and Andy Hoeland managed to capture an unworldly …

Calgary Flooding: Stampede Grounds Flooded, CEO Says 'We'll Do Our Very Best' (TWEETS, PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Although the Calgary Stampede grounds are still mostly submerged, the Stampede's CEO says organizers will try their "very best" to make sure the show …

Samsung officially announces the Galaxy S4 Active

Samsung has announced the Galaxy S4 Active today and will officially be shown off the rugged Android at their upcoming “Premier” event on June 20th …

Google Glass may be too much of a good thing

If you were to take the breathless, salivating technology press at their word, Google Glass is the next must-have gadget after the iPhone. The much-discussed "augmented reality" eyewear, which displays information on a tiny screen near the corner of your eye, seems to be destined to become the …

Market View: Samsung’s mini mobile turns up heat on iPhone

The Globe and Mail's Michael Babad takes a look at Samsung's announcement of a mini mobile and what it means for the already competitive smartphone market

Starbucks Used 'Toilet Water' To Brew Coffee In Hong Kong: Report

Starbucks' head honchos in Hong Kong may have some explaining to do.<p>After photos of a "Starbucks Only" water spout in a bathroom emerged on the web, many customers questioned whether Starbucks is using "toilet water" to brew its coffee.<p>The series of photos, reportedly taken at the chain's Bank of …

Ambulance Helicopter Crash Leaves 4 Dead In Ontario

Two paramedics who were on board a helicopter that crashed Friday in northern Ontario died doing the work they were called to do — helping others in …

Mission Motorcycles Hopes You’ll Pay $60K for a Tesla on Two Wheels

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 05.31.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:23 am. 6:23 am<p>Mission Motorcycles president Mark Seeger …