Day: May 23, 2019

Harrison Ford remembers his friend, Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew

Mashable By Shannon Connellan2019-05-24 04:39:29 UTC [embedded content] Harrison Ford has paid tribute to his longtime friend, the late great Peter Mayhew, who was known for playing Han Solo’s towering co-pilot, Chewbacca the Wookiee. Talking to Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show Thursday, the Star Wars actor said just a few words about his friend, […]

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Petzval unveils its first lens for full-frame mirrorless cameras

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Petzval It’s been a while since we’ve heard about Petzval lenses, but Lomography just unveiled an interesting (and much needed) model for the latest full-frame mirrorless cameras. The Petzval 55mm f/1.7 MK II Art lens works on Sony E, Nikon Z and Canon RF cameras, but it’s definitely not your […]

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SpaceX launches the first part of its satellite internet network

Mashable By Johnny Lieu2019-05-24 04:05:31 UTC [embedded content] The first part of SpaceX’s ambitious satellite internet network is in orbit. On Thursday evening, the spaceflight company deployed 60 of its Starlink satellites from its Falcon 9 rocket, which launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida. The launch took place just shortly after 10:30 p.m. local time, […]

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Caroline Néron échappe à la faillite

Radio-Canada | En ligne Un commerce de la rue Saint-Jean ferme après 27 ans en raison des taxes municipales Bangladesh : l’Accord sur la sécurité dans l’industrie textile est prolongé Les droits sur l’acier et l’aluminium canadiens sur le point d’être levés, dit Mnuchin Le ministre québécois des Finances à Edmonton pour mieux collaborer Go to […]

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Reddit user allowed to remain anonymous following court ruling

Mashable A Reddit user has been allowed to stay anonymous in a landmark court ruling. Image: Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2019-05-24 03:15:49 UTC A Reddit user who faced a legal fight to reveal their identity has been allowed to stay anonymous, a court has ruled. The user, who posts with the […]

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Shaw leads Team Canada to 2020 World Team Cup berth

North Bay Nugget FBMD01000abe0d0000442e0000d0590000465e000057650000a57d000010c0000058c70000bcce000096d90000dc540100 GERRY KRIPPS / jpg, NB Just days after capturing a quad open singles title at an International Tennis Federation 2 Series event in Tel Aviv, North Bay’s Rob Shaw was headed into the BNP Paribas World Team Cup as captain of the Canadian contingent. The six-day event, hosted this year by […]

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‘Ford has declared war’ – Ryan

North Bay Nugget Former Ontario Federation of Labour president Sid Ryan is afraid Ontario Premier Doug Ford is following the same blueprint as former presmier Mike Harris. He has recently written a book, A Grander Vision, about his life in the labour movement. Submitted Photo jpg, NB Sid Ryan has released a tell-all book that […]

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SpaceX just launched a Falcon 9 loaded with Starlink internet satellites

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links After a pair of scrubbed launch attempts last week, SpaceX’s first rocket loaded with 60 Starlink satellites has successfully taken off from Cape Canaveral. One hour and two minutes after the 10:30 PM ET launch the satellites begin deployment, heading toward their operational altitude of 550km above the Earth. The […]

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Increased police patrols planned for Connaught Hill area

Timmins Daily Press Action in response to complaints about speeders, traffic infractions in the area Prompted by complaints about speeding motorists in the Connaught Hill area of South Porcupine, the Timmins Police Service issued a “traffic safety reminder to motorists” in that part of town. The police service said it plans to have additional patrol […]

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Students seek to spread awareness of human trafficking

Timmins Daily Press TPS has investigated 15 incidents of human trafficking since January Timmins Police constable Nick Osborne delivers an hour-long presentation about human trafficking to students at Roland Michener Secondary School on Thursday. The presentation, organized by Grade 12 students in an equity and social justice class, was part of a week-long campaign to […]

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