Day: May 28, 2019

Gun owners ‘scared’ about possible ban

North Bay Nugget ‘The fear right now is we honestly don’t know what is going to happen’ Amanda Hare, owner/operator of Oley’s Armoury in Powassan, says the gun-owning public is worried about the possibility the federal government will ban certain types of firearms without debate in the House of Commons.Supplied Photo Legal gun owners in […]

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North Bay breathes sigh of relief

North Bay Nugget Province reverses cuts to child care, public health and ambulances North Bay officials are welcoming a decision by the provincial government to roll back funding cuts to public health, child care and ambulance services. Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government announced Monday it would maintain funding levels this year for all three, a move […]

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From fires to floods on The French

North Bay Nugget Heavy rain, rising water levels threaten second consecutive tourist season A gas tank is partially submerged at the French River Supply Post and Marina near Highway 69. Photo supplied Claude and Francoise Lacasse were hoping for a bounce-back tourist season this year, one that might help make up for the business French […]

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Boreal PSW grads guaranteed a job, $1,000

North Bay Nugget Postmedia File Photo College Boreal and Au Chateau Home for the Aged of West Nipissing announced a partnership Tuesday involving the college’s personal support worker (PSW) program. Through this agreement, Au Chateau has committed to offering a job and $1000 bursary to all PSW program graduates. The agreement will come into effect […]

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iRobot’s new Roomba and Bravaa mop can clean together automatically 

Engadget RSS Feed Where can iRobot go next after giving us a Roomba that can dump its own dustbin? How about a Roomba that can also tag team floor cleaning with a robot mop? The new Roomba s9+ and Bravaa jet m6 work in tandem: Once your floors are vacuumed, the mop automatically wakes up […]

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Consensus Mock Draft: Top three picks seem clear, but then what?

NBA.com: News Go to Source The Consensus Mock Draft is a compilation of the best mock drafts around the web. We bring them together to come up with a good estimate of how the  2019 NBA Draft  could play out. Some notes after last week’s Draft Combine as team’s begin hosting draft prospects. Six of the […]

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Flipboard reveals data breach, which left users’ details exposed

Mashable Flipboard announced its been the victim of a security breach, but it’s not as bad as you’d think. Image: Flipboard By Johnny Lieu2019-05-29 02:39:29 UTC Flipboard is the latest company to fall foul of a data breach. The news aggregation app announced in a post that it had identified unauthorized access of some of […]

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Pokémon’s new game lets you catch ’em all while you sleep

Mashable By Shannon Connellan2019-05-29 02:33:12 UTC As if you didn’t cram enough game time into your waking hours, Pokémon is launching a new way to catch ’em all… while you sleep. The Pokémon Company announced the perplexing new app, Pokémon Sleep, at a preview event in Tokyo on Wednesday. According to the announcement, the game […]

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The next ‘Detective Pikachu’ game is headed to Nintendo Switch

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Evan Agostini/Invision/AP Now that the Detective Pikachu movie has had success at the box office without incurring internet outrage and a delay — we’re looking at you Sonic — there’s a new game in the works. At a press conference today, execs said “Plans are under way to bring this […]

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Pokémon Home cloud service connects games across platforms

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Pokémon In recent years, Pokémon games have made their way to mobile devices and Nintendo Switch. While that’s great in terms of accessibility, The Pokémon Company had to conjure up a new way to make trading and moving monsters between platforms a possibility. Enter Pokémon Home, a cloud-based service the […]

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