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Why the Ontario housing market is rigged against millennials

I live in a vibrant Toronto neighbourhood, just across from a university. It looks diverse, because of all the students, but it's really not. Middle-class families were pushed out long ago – first to Scarborough and Mississauga, then to Ajax and Pickering and Newmarket and Barrie. But even in the …

Will Smith Regrets Wild Wild West After Making It for All the Wrong Reasons

<b>Will Smith</b> was once the king of the summer. After hits like <i>Independence Day</i> and <i>Men in Black</i> made huge bank during blockbuster season, So Warner Bros. …

People are using chip implants to open doors, control phones

Minnesota software engineer Tim Shank uses a chip implanted in his finger to unlock the smart lock to his home. He also has an NFC chip with contact information stored in it, which lets him easily tap and send the info to an Android phone.<p>Rather than heading to the doctor or nurse's office to get …

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FBI admits it can’t keep up with advances in technology

A previous version of this story misstated Matthew Edman’s role with the government. The story has been corrected.<p>The Federal Bureau of Investigation …

What's the point of Vancouver?

Vancouver is having an existential moment, as big businesses wonder where they fit into a city becoming a ‘lifestyle bubble’ for tourists and the rich<p>…

Sunday Recipe: Make Momofuku's Kimchi at Home

Everyone's guilty at one time or another of over purchasing at the grocery store or the farmers market. Fortunately, simple fermentation techniques developed over thousands of years of human history can help reduce food waste and add an interesting layer of flavor to a home cooked meal.<p>New York …

Taking a zig-zag route up Vancouver’s tricky property ladder

Amber and Rob Stefanson didn’t plan to become condo investors. Or landlords. Or renters who are condo investors.<p>But somehow they have become all three, as they – like many younger people trying to grapple with Vancouver’s increasingly hostile real-estate market – try to figure out a way to …

The 50 Most Disturbing Movies1. <em>Salò, or 120 Days of Sodom</em> (1975)

<b>Director</b><b>:</b> Pier Paolo Pasolini<p>Some unbearably scathing flicks, including several on this here countdown, parcel their shocks throughout the course of …

The Big City That Celebrates Creative Ideas

Career<p>June 19, 2018<p>6 Artists Share Career Advice They’d Give Their Younger Selves<p>They often say that wisdom comes with age, and this can be especially true when it comes to your career. Any creative field is difficult, and venturing down the path to become any type of artist takes courage. But over …

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Articles about 6 reading nooks we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>If your manuscript is far from being illuminated, it’s time to drop the task at hand and find a new lamp to read by.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and …

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Major Stress Helps You Weather Smaller Stress

In the new study, published in the <i>Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences,</i> researchers from North Carolina State University studied 45 adults …

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photog Talks About the Humanistic Approach in Her Work

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Deanne Fitzmaurice sat down with Marc Silber on <i>Advancing Your Photography</i> recently to discuss how she approaches …

Forget Florets: Roast the Whole Darn Cauliflower!

Roasted cauliflower? Been there, done that. But roasting a whole head of cauliflower? Now we've got your attention. This recipe has you slathering cauliflower in a spicy yogurt marinade and roasting it at a high temperature. The result is an amazingly delicious dish that's as dramatic in …

Parents should talk more about post-high school plans

Don’t help with homework and forget the PTA: Keith Robinson is challenging the way we think about parental involvement as the key to a child’s …

The 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Joshua Tree's Hypnotically Reflective Desert Shack

<i>Lucid Stead</i> is an architectural installation by artist Phillip K. Smith III that takes an existing structure in the deserts of Joshua Tree, California and revitalizes it with mirrors, LED lights, and custom built technology to accentuate the beauty of the bare landscape. Aptly referred to as an …

Study Says Rich, White Parents Are Less Concerned About Online Safety

How concerned are you about your kids’ safety when it comes to the Internet? According to a collaborative study between Northwestern University and …

My 8 Favorite Inexpensive Canon Lenses

In the last few years, I have reviewed more lenses than you could possibly imagine. My photography students are always asking which lens is right for …

The kids don’t play any more

The brand-new subdivisions of Toronto roll on and on into the cornfields, a new one every month. I drive by them all the time. This is where young families live. But the streets and sidewalks are eerily quiet. You hardly ever see a child. No kids riding bikes. No kids playing shinny. No kids …