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Fanboy gets ticket for using Apple Watch while driving

Technically Incorrect: A Quebec man who says he was using the smartwatch to operate his music gets a $120 fine.

By May 29, 2015

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Google wants to bring touchscreen controls to your clothing

Google's experimental hardware division talks smart textiles, and controlling them just by the touch of your hand.

By May 29, 2015

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Homebrewed morphine? It's now possible, say researchers

If you have the right strain of yeast and some sugar, whipping up drugs in your kitchen would be almost as easy as brewing a batch of beer.

By May 19, 2015

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Apple Pay may reach first country beyond US this year

The mobile payments service is on the verge of expanding to Canada, according to the Wall Street Journal. But will Apple be able to seal the deal?

By April 17, 2015

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Stanley Cup trophy made of bacon really hams it up

National Hockey League playoffs begin on Wednesday, with 16 teams battling it out to see who will lift Lord Stanley's Cup. Bet they'd fight even harder if the trophy were made out of bacon.

By April 15, 2015

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In Montreal, vintage cigarette machines sell indie art

They're called Distroboto: reclaimed vending machines retrofitted to sell everything from fridge magnets to CDs and poetry. All for $2.

By May 10, 2013

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Intel buys PasswordBox to bolster security tools

The chipmaker will integrate the password management service into its line of Internet security products.

By December 1, 2014

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Google to pay fine for showing woman's cleavage on Street View

In Canada, a judge rejects the defense that once you are doing something in public, you have no right to privacy.

By October 30, 2014

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Spotify comes to Canada for free tunes, or ad-free for a few toonies

Canadian music fans can now enjoy the popular music streaming service on their phones, tablets and PCs.

By September 30, 2014

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Flying lampshades: Cirque du Soleil plays with drones

In a new video, the billion-dollar entertainment giant shows what it can do with a few quadcopters, and a lot of imagination.

By September 22, 2014