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January 20, 2018 1:21 AM Hawaii governor took 15 minutes to tell the public missile alert was false, official says

The governor’s spokesperson said he had to track her down to prepare a message. She said the communications team handles his social media. HONOLULU—The Hawaii National Guard’s top commander said Friday he told Gov. David Ige that a missile alert was a false alarm two minutes after it went out statewide. But the governor didn’t tell the public until 15 minutes 7

January 7, 2018 2:44 PM Explosion outside Stockholm subway kills man, injures woman

Man had picked up unidentified object, which exploded outside Varby Gard subway station A man in Stockholm picked up an unknown object from the ground that detonated in his hand Sunday, accidently killing himself and injuring his female companion near a subway station, Swedish police said. The blast took place about 11 a.m. just outside the Varby Gard subway 20

December 15, 2017 4:45 PM Ontario offering businesses electric, low-carbon vehicle rebates of up to $75,000

Ontario is offering businesses rebates of up to $75,000 for buying electric and other low-carbon vehicles. Businesses that have purchased or will purchase eligible vehicles — including electric and natural trucks — after Sept. 1 can qualify for a range of rebates starting next year. Companies will be able to get rebates on 50 per cent of the difference 22

December 12, 2017 6:30 AM New Zealand space launch cancelled due to engine glitch

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - A space launch was scrubbed Tuesday from a remote launch site in New Zealand after an engine glitch caused engineers to abort the flight. The command to abort came two seconds after the engine of the Rocket Lab Electron rocket fired on its launch pad at Mahia Peninsula on North Island's east coast. There was no immediate explanation 17

November 20, 2017 2:04 PM Ontario post-secondary school launches app that teaches people to speak Mohawk

Users can browse different categories to explore greetings, numbers, places, feelings, clans and nations. OHSWEKEN, ONT.—A southwestern Ontario post-secondary school has launched an app to help people learn Mohawk. Six Nations Polytechnic says the app for Apple and Android devices comes on the heels of another successful launch last year that taught 15

November 15, 2017 3:47 PM Amazon launches Echo, Alexa in Canada

Amazon Canada on Wednesday launched pre-orders for the Echo Dot, Echo and Echo Plus. Amazon’s voice-activated digital assistant Alexa, along with the voice-controlled Echo speaker devices, are finally available in Canada. Amazon Canada on Wednesday launched pre-orders for the Echo Dot, Echo and Echo Plus, with “special introductory pricing.” The Echo starts 32

November 3, 2017 10:32 AM Apple's ultra-expensive iPhone X draws crowds as in-store sales begin

TORONTO - A decade after Apple launched its original smartphone, the lineups at stores are back today as the ultra-expensive iPhone X comes to the market after months of anticipation. In Canada, the smartphone with a lush screen and facial recognition technology is being listed between $1,350 or $1,570 before carrier discounts. By comparison, the iPhone 22

November 1, 2017 3:25 PM Xiaomi set to unveil new selfie-centric series: Watch launch event live here

Xiaomi is set launch a whole new series of smartphone at a launch event tomorrow. While there is a dearth of details about the new smartphone line-up, previous tweets from the Chinese tech player indicates towards a selfie-centered device. The launch event will be broadcasted live tomorrow at Xiaomi's website. Details of the launched items will be shared 24

November 1, 2017 1:40 PM Ikea's New Smart Lights Will Power Up From Apple, Amazon, and Google Devices

The smart home lights Ikea started selling earlier this year will soon become a lot more useful. Ikea announced on its Facebook page on Wednesday that its Tradfri smart home lights are now compatible with Apple’s HomeKit smart home standard. The feature means users will be able to control their Ikea smart home lights from the Home app built into Apple’s 26

November 1, 2017 6:45 AM Google posts October system images and OTA files for the Pixel 2 and 2 XL, but they only have September patches

Google makes updated Android builds available for its devices every month, and the time has come for October’s downloads to go live for Google’s new phones. You can grab the system images or OTA files for Nexus and Pixel devices, but not all of them are actually October patches. Google’s latest and greatest phones are still only on the September security 20