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Gawker raises $200K to buy video of Toronto mayor allegedly smoking crack

This Indiegogo campaign has met a drug dealer's price for a video purporting to show Rob Ford getting high. But with the dealer incommunicado and police reportedly looking into a killing, we may not see the footage.

By May 27, 2013

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Toronto law firm preps Facebook privacy suit

The firm behind the complaint, which alleges that Facebook knowingly deceives users into releasing far more information than they would otherwise, is a prolific class action litigator.

By July 8, 2010

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The 404 301: Where we defect to Canada with Debbie from Toronto

debbiefromtoronto from the chat room joins The 404 today all the way from Canada. Of course, she brings her special Canadian goodies, like ketchup potato chips and Smarties, on to the show.

By March 18, 2009

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Guns-for-cameras program aimed at Toronto shooters

Unique gun amnesty program in Toronto will put digital cameras into hands of people turning in firearms.

By October 23, 2008

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Toronto or San Jose: where am I, anyway?

Toronto or San Jose: where am I, anyway?

By June 13, 2006

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Man tweets he needs spliff; police reply 'awesome'

A Toronto mechanic is desperate for a little marijuana to ease him through the day. The police, however, see his tweet. He loses his job.

By August 16, 2013

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Minuum wants to redesign the touchscreen keyboard

A new start-up from the University of Toronto, Canada, is hoping to solve the problem of the touchscreen keyboard and introduce finger-free typing.

By March 18, 2013

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Google snaps up object recognition startup DNNresearch

Google has acquired a research startup founded within the University of Toronto, whose work includes object recognition.

By March 12, 2013

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BlackBerry agrees to US$4.7bn buyout

BlackBerry has agreed to a buyout by Toronto-based financial holding company Fairfax Financial Holdings, which owns about 10 per cent of the mobile company's shares.

By September 23, 2013