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June 3, 2018 10:33 PM Microsoft reportedly agrees to buy coding site GitHub

Microsoft Corp. has agreed to acquire GitHub Inc., the code repository company popular with many software developers, and could announce the deal as soon as Monday, according to people familiar with the matter. GitHub preferred selling the company to going public and chose Microsoft partially because it was impressed by chief executive Satya Nadella 40

May 11, 2018 2:00 PM Hands-on science hits the streets Saturday with Science Rendezvous

From robots to coding to chemistry, Canadians are invited to take part in science weekend All across the country, from Nunavut to British Columbia to Newfoundland, people are invited to participate in hands-on science during this year's Science Rendezvous taking place this weekend. The annual events are held at locations — primarily universities — across 39

April 10, 2018 8:49 AM Deli Classic sliced roast beef recalled for possible Listeria contamination

CFIA says product sold in Alberta, Ontario, Quebec and Newfoundland and Labrador. A brand of pre-cooked roast beef sold in several provinces is being recalled due to possible Listeria contamination. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says Deli Classic brand seasoned cooked roast beef is produced by Erie Meat Products Ltd., of Mississauga, Ont. The CFIA first 31

August 8, 2017 3:36 AM Google anti-diversity policy memo goes viral at tech giant

NEW YORK — A memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked a quick rebuttal from Google after it circulated widely online. Google CEO Sundar Pichai denounced the memo in an email on Monday for “advancing harmful gender stereotypes” and said he was cutting short a vacation to hold a town hall with staff on Thursday. The engineer 64

August 7, 2017 10:15 AM Google VP denounces employee's sexist memo on female workers

LONDON - Google's new head of diversity has rejected an internal commentary from an employee who suggested women don't get ahead in tech jobs because of biological differences. Danielle Brown, who was named a vice-president at the search giant only a few weeks ago, says Google is "unequivocal in our belief that diversity and inclusion are critical to our success 43

April 10, 2017 8:41 PM B.C. political parties talk pocketbook issues on eve of provincial election

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's two main political parties are promising to keep more money in taxpayers' pockets on the eve of the provincial election campaign. Liberal Leader Christy Clark promised tax cuts, credits and freezes today while NDP Leader John Horgan says his party would eliminate tolls on two bridges linking the suburbs to Vancouver if the party 36

April 2, 2017 1:43 PM How students in Smith Falls, Ontario are bringing First World War soldiers’ stories to life

One soldier at a time, these Grade 10 researchers are building a massive database of Canada’s fallen from Hill 70, Vimy Ridge and more. Roy MacGregor looks at what they’ve learned The Grade 10 student at Smiths Falls District Collegiate Institute has been part of a national “hackathon” designed to introduce young Canadians to the significance of such key First 38

March 9, 2017 8:08 AM WikiLeaks 'Vault 7' CIA Dump: Are the Files Real and Are They a Risk?

WikiLeaks has published thousands of documents that the anti-secrecy organization said were classified files revealing scores of secrets about CIA hacking tools used to break into targeted computers, cellphones and even smart TVs. The CIA and the Trump administration have declined to comment on the authenticity of the files. Prior WikiLeaks releases 34

February 24, 2017 8:55 PM New leak exposes a trove of personal passwords and sensitive info

Cloudflare, one of the giants of internet security responsible for keeping the websites we all visit safe, is itself the source of a vulnerability that has the potential to rival the Heartbleed bug of 2014. And to make things worse, we don't even know the full extent of the damage yet. Let's get this out of the way early: Change your passwords. Starting 35

January 18, 2017 1:28 AM Download: Allo With Chrome Custom Tabs, Selfie Stickers Coming

The latest version of Google Allo highlights an incoming sticker personalization feature and already includes support for Chrome Custom Tabs. While the latter feature is already live in this latest update, the sticker personalization has been spotted in the code for the app and therefore, will likely become available at a future time or as part of another 28