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‘Frankenstein’ dinosaur is missing evolutionary link, researchers say

‘Frankenstein’ dinosaur is missing evolutionary link, researchers say

A missing link between plant-eating dinosaurs and meat-eaters such as the Tyrannosaurus rex may have been found, suggests a new study from the University of Cambridge and the Natural History Museum. After analyzing more…

New Moto phones for power and enter-level users

New Moto phones for power and enter-level users

Adam Swimmer, Postmedia Network Aug 12, 2017 , Last Updated: 3:11 PM ET Motorola has recently released two new phones to appeal to both power users and entry-level customers: the…

Google anti-diversity policy memo goes viral at tech giant

Barbara Ortutay, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Aug 8, 2017 , Last Updated: 12:10 AM ET NEW YORK — A memo written by a male engineer at Google about gender differences sparked…

How and where you can watch the solar eclipse on Aug. 21

How and where you can watch the solar eclipse on Aug. 21

While we won’t get a total solar eclipse on Aug. 21 like our cousins to the south, we’ll still be treated to a beautiful  partial one. But you’re going to want to…

Apple discontinues iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jul 28, 2017 , Last Updated: 4:27 PM ET SAN FRANCISCO — The iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle have played their final notes for Apple. The company…

The curious case of the 3DS, the device too successful for Nintendo to kill

The curious case of the 3DS, the device too successful for Nintendo to kill

In retrospect, it probably wasn’t the best idea for Nintendo to name its new flagship handheld device after its least important feature. When the venerable Japanese gaming company unveiled the…

Concerns raised over secretive spyware company’s rumoured sale

A prominent digital rights group is sounding the alarm after reports that a controversial developer of government-grade spy software may be up for sale. The University of Toronto’s Citizen Lab,…

Facebook wants to create news paywall

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jul 19, 2017 , Last Updated: 3:51 PM ET NEW YORK — Facebook is working on a way for news organizations to charge readers for articles they…

Latest in airport tech in action at Seattle airport security

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jul 15, 2017 , Last Updated: 12:09 AM ET SEATTLE — A robot named Tracey greeted passengers at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, providing tips to get them…

Global warming threatens some of the world’s favourite wines — for surprising reasons

Global warming threatens some of the world’s favourite wines — for surprising reasons

In the wine industry, it’s not just the grapes that are affected by climate change, but the people picking them. Scorching work conditions for the farm labourers who do the largely…