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There’s no contest: The World Cup towers over every other sports event on earth

There’s no contest: The World Cup towers over every other sports event on earth

If there has been one thing that’s become apparent to me over almost the last month — much of it in enforced idleness which has provided plenty of…

Switching up NBA playoff format is no easy task

Switching up NBA playoff format is no easy task

So Adam Silver does his usual post-owners meeting chinwag out in Vegas yesterday and he hits on all the talking points and points of contention throughout the league…

Featured

What Tenants Need to Know About the New Standard Lease in Ontario

What Tenants Need to Know About the New Standard Lease in Ontario

Ontario is taking steps to protect renters’ rights with the introduction of a standardized lease on April…

These are the MOST IN-DEMAND CONDOS in Toronto

These are the MOST IN-DEMAND CONDOS in Toronto

You could argue that all condos in Toronto are experiencing an extremely high level of…

The GTA Real Estate Market Activity Showed a Slower Start than Expected

The GTA Real Estate Market Activity Showed a Slower Start than Expected

The 2018 housing market is chillier than last year’s thus far, but activity promises to…

10 Best Android Nutrition and Diet Applications

10 Best Android Nutrition and Diet Applications

One of the more difficult tasks in staying healthy is maintaining a good diet. Exercise…

Business

Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in fourth quarter

Twitter suspended 58 million accounts in fourth quarter

Twitter suspended at least 58 million user accounts in the final three months of 2017, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The figure highlights the company’s…

Netflix subscriber growth faces new test after $46-billion rally

Netflix subscriber growth faces new test after $46-billion rally

By Jeran WittensteinBloombergKamaron Leach Fri., July 13, 2018 Netflix Inc. will get a chance Monday to validate the more than US$ 40 billion added to its market value…

Concerts, celebrities, festivals and freebies: Why cannabis marketers are spending big this summer

Concerts, celebrities, festivals and freebies: Why cannabis marketers are spending big this summer

Canadians will be surrounded by the logos of new recreational cannabis brands at a variety of fun events this summer as pot purveyors are exploiting a once-in-a-lifetime chance to…

Can cottagers keep Ontario’s lake regions afloat?

Can cottagers keep Ontario’s lake regions afloat?

It wasn’t enough for Chris Van Lierop and Tim Wisener to move their home design business from Toronto to cottage country. They wanted to contribute to the vitality…

Entertainment

Denzel Washington, director Antoine Fuqua rely on trust factor in The Equalizer 2

Denzel Washington, director Antoine Fuqua rely on trust factor in The Equalizer 2

By Rick BentleyTribune News Service Thu., July 19, 2018 LOS ANGELES—Antoine Fuqua doesn’t think of The Equalizer 2 as a followup…

Sacha Baron Cohen, Showtime push back against Sarah Palin

Sacha Baron Cohen, Showtime push back against Sarah Palin

Showtime and Sacha Baron Cohen are pushing back against allegations the comedian duped guests on his new show by posing as…

Great Toronto

The Fixer: Water work makes Kingston Rd. a slow go at rush hour

The Fixer: Water work makes Kingston Rd. a slow go at rush hour

When phantom construction closes lanes in both directions on a busy rush-hour route, it’s like pouring gas on the fires of driver frustration. Anybody who has to…

Health

Medicinal marijuana users worry as condos rush to ban pot smoking ahead of legalization

Medicinal marijuana users worry as condos rush to ban pot smoking ahead of legalization

Gerald Major goes out on the back balcony of his condo several times a day, leaning against the wall and smoking or vaping medicinal cannabis to ease…

Entertainment

As Marvel movies soar, Stan Lee sees his private life crumble with allegations of elder abuse

As Marvel movies soar, Stan Lee sees his private life crumble with allegations of elder abuse

If the life of Stan Lee were turned into a superhero movie, it would be difficult to tell the good guys from the bad. A battle over…

Sports

What does a star figure skater do once retired? In Patrick Chan’s case, fall in love with Vancouver (sorry Toronto)

What does a star figure skater do once retired? In Patrick Chan’s case, fall in love with Vancouver (sorry Toronto)

VANCOUVER—Sorry Toronto, Canada’s most decorated male singles skater is in Vancouver to stay — and he’s accepted the bleak housing ownership prospects along with the panoramic views…

Real Estate

Uxbridge home has castle-like character in tranquil forest setting: Home of the Week

Uxbridge home has castle-like character in tranquil forest setting: Home of the Week

Location: 12 Deer Run, Lakeridge and Goodwood Rds. Asking price: $ 2,489,800 Size: about 5,000 sq. ft., plus finished basement Lot: about 2.66 acres, three-car attached garage,…

Technology

Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms

Over a billion people struggle to stay cool as Earth warms

More than a billion people are at risk from a lack of air conditioning and refrigeration to keep them cool and to preserve food and medicines as…

Money

Process for selecting a Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada

Process for selecting a Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada

July 13, 2018 Further to the announcement that Deputy Governor Sylvain Leduc will leave the Bank at the end of July, the process to appoint his…

Business

Canadian cybersecurity talent gap growing, report warns

Canadian cybersecurity talent gap growing, report warns

A new report by Deloitte says Canada is facing growing demand for cybersecurity talent that schools and other organizations are struggling to address. The consultancy says demand…