Day: August 25, 2019

Theft of mural-painting equipment ‘a blow’

Sudbury Star Up Here has experienced a setback in the completion of a mural on the old St. Joseph’s hospital, after thieves made off with industrial paint sprayers over the weekend. Up Here Organizers of the Up Here festival are looking for information, as well as financial support, following the theft of painting equipment that […]

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Sauvegarde du Droit : un combat à mener pour les Franco-Ontariens

ONfr+ [ANALYSE]  OTTAWA – À force de le voir dans les dépanneurs ou étalé sur les tables des cafés, on avait fini par le croire éternel. Comme tout, le quotidien Le Droit, bien que centenaire, est condamné un jour à une fin. La semaine dernière, la faillite de Groupe Capitales Médias (GCM) conjuguée au plan […]

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Australia will block domains with extremist material during terror attacks

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links AP Photo/Rod McGuirk Australia’s quest to fight online extremism will soon involve temporary but far-reaching bans. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced that the country will block internet domains hosting extremist material in the middle of terrorist attacks and other crises, such as the anti-Muslim shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand […]

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Netflix thriller ‘Clickbait’ will explore the dark side of social networks

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Jeff Vespa/WireImage Netflix isn’t leaning solely on Black Mirror to comment on the perils of the digital age. The company has snapped up Clickbait, a thriller series that will tackle both the dangers of social networking and the ever-growing gap between our real and online identities. The casting, availability and […]

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‘Dota 2’ champions won more money than top Wimbledon players

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links STR/AFP/Getty Images It’s not just Fortnite champs who are making conventional sports players seem underpaid. OG has won Valve’s The International Dota 2 tournament for the second year in a row (the first time any team has won back-to-back), pulling in a record-setting $15,603,133 out of an even larger $34,292,599 […]

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Algae That Can Kill Dogs Is Discovered in 3 N.Y.C. Parks

New York Times Climate Change News The green sludge appeared in New Jersey’s largest lake in June, ruining a usually bustling season of lakeside leisure. Then in July, it surfaced across lakes in the Pacific Northwest and along the entire Mississippi seacoast, forcing the closure of the state’s beaches. Now, the green-blue blooms of toxic […]

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Vicious killer wants to move to halfway house in Sudbury

Sudbury Star Former NHL goaltender Don Edwards’s parents, Arnold, 63, and Donna 61, who were murdered by George Harding Lovie in their Glanbrook, Ont. home on March 21, 1991. (file photo) Don Edwards once earned a living protecting his crease and keeping pucks out of the net. But these days the former NHL star is […]

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Sommet du G7 : Trump surpris par l’arrivée du chef de la diplomatie iranienne

Radio-Canada | Nouvelles Le président américain, Donald Trump, assiste à la première séance de travail du Sommet du G7 le 25 août 2019 à Biarritz, en France. Photo : Getty Images / Jeff J Mitchell Partagez via Facebook(Fenêtre modale) Facebook Partagez via Twitter(Fenêtre modale) Twitter Partagez via LinkedIn(Fenêtre modale) LinkedIn Partagez via Courriel(Fenêtre modale) Courriel Activer l’option […]

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Razer’s largest store yet opens in Las Vegas on September 7th

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Peter Barreras/AP Images for Razer USA Soon, you won’t have to make a pilgrimage to San Francisco if you’re determined to visit a Razer store in the US. The gaming giant is opening its largest store yet, and just its second in the US, at The LINQ Promenade in Las […]

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Google search pays tribute to ‘Wizard of Oz’ with a dizzying Easter egg

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Silver Screen Collection/Hulton Archive/Getty Images Google isn’t reserving its movie-themed Easter eggs for the latest blockbusters. The internet giant is marking the 80th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with an Easter egg that reflects the rather turbulent ways Dorothy enters and exits Oz. Search for the movie title and […]

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