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Calgary Sun
Trying to catch a child killer: RCMP conduct huge DNA sweep in ManitobaGARDEN HILL FIRST NATION, Man. -- The 11-year-old girl was last seen walking ho
Trying to catch a child killer: RCMP conduct huge DNA sweep in Manitoba
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 minutes ago
GARDEN HILL FIRST NATION, Man. -- The 11-year-old girl was last seen walking home from a birthday party. Teresa Robinson's remains were found in May by searchers on the Garden Hill First Nation in northern Manitoba. It was initially thought she had... Read more
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examiner.com
Insulin and the Canadian connectionIt is a harsh fact of life that we all need insulin to live. Without it, things
Insulin and the Canadian connection
examiner.com / Posted 49 minutes ago
It is a harsh fact of life that we all need insulin to live. Without it, things would be tough, very tough, and we most likely would die. Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas that allows your body to use sugar (glucose) from carbohydrates in... Read more
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Wired News
Microsoft's New Neural Net Shows Artificial Intelligence Is About to Get Way SmarterComputer vision is now a part of everyday life. Facebook recognizes faces in th
Microsoft's New Neural Net Shows Artificial Intelligence Is About to Get Way Smarter
Wired News / Posted an hour ago
Computer vision is now a part of everyday life. Facebook recognizes faces in the photos you post to the popular social network. The Google Photos app can find images buried in your collection, identifying everything from dogs to birthday parties to... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Suffering A Concussion Could Triple The Risk Of SuicideAdults who suffer concussions are at a heightened risk of dying by suicide, a s
Suffering A Concussion Could Triple The Risk Of Suicide
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Adults who suffer concussions are at a heightened risk of dying by suicide, a study released Monday by researchers at the University of Toronto has found. The study, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, examined more than 235,000... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
RCMP conduct huge DNA sweep in Manitoba in attempt to solve homicideThe 11-year-old girl was last seen walking home from a birthday party. Teresa
RCMP conduct huge DNA sweep in Manitoba in attempt to solve homicide
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
The 11-year-old girl was last seen walking home from a birthday party. Teresa Robinson’s remains were found in May by searchers on the Garden Hill First Nation in northern Manitoba. It was initially thought she had been attacked by a bear, but... Read more
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asianage
Trudeau brand politics is style, poise and selfiesOptimistic and smiling, always available to snap a selfie with an adoring fan,
Trudeau brand politics is style, poise and selfies
asianage / Posted 5 hours ago
Optimistic and smiling, always available to snap a selfie with an adoring fan, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau governs with studied poise and self-assurance. The morning after winning the October 19 legislative elections, the Liberal leader... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
BUSINESS BRIEFS | February 11, 2016Somerset Eye Care has moved to a new location at 2090 Route 27, North Brunswick
BUSINESS BRIEFS | February 11, 2016
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
Somerset Eye Care has moved to a new location at 2090 Route 27, North Brunswick, with the support of a Small Business Administration (SBA) loan from Unity Bank of Clinton. Drs. Bethany and Jonathan Fishbein of South Brunswick opened the practice in... Read more
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Science Daily
Risk of suicide increased 3-fold in adults after a concussion"Given the quick usual resolution of symptoms, physicians may underestimate the
Risk of suicide increased 3-fold in adults after a concussion
Science Daily / Posted 10 hours ago
"Given the quick usual resolution of symptoms, physicians may underestimate the adverse effects of concussion and its relevance in a patient's history," states Dr. Donald Redelmeier, senior core scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative... Read more
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Newsmax
Concussion Triples Risk of Suicide: StudyAdults who suffer a concussion may see their risk of suicide rise three times o
Concussion Triples Risk of Suicide: Study
Newsmax / Posted 11 hours ago
Adults who suffer a concussion may see their risk of suicide rise three times or more in the years after the injury, according to a study out Monday. The medical records of more than 235,000 patients who sustained concussions over a 20-year period... Read more
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Wired News
Obsessing Over AI Is the Wrong Way to Think About the FutureFor many of us, the concept of artificial intelligence conjures up visions of a
Obsessing Over AI Is the Wrong Way to Think About the Future
Wired News / Posted 12 hours ago
For many of us, the concept of artificial intelligence conjures up visions of a machine-dominated world, where humans are servants to the devices they created. That’s a frightening image, inspired more by Hollywood and science fiction writers than... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Aging brains work differently than younger brains, say cognitive scientistsCognitive scientists have found more evidence that aging brains work differentl
Aging brains work differently than younger brains, say cognitive scientists
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 hours ago
Cognitive scientists have found more evidence that aging brains work differently than younger brains when performing the same memory task, pointing to a potentially new direction for age-related cognitive care and exploration. The study, led by the... Read more
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The Register
LIGO boffins set to reveal grav-wave corkerAfter weeks of speculation, the stage is set for Laser Interferometer Gravitati
LIGO boffins set to reveal grav-wave corker
The Register / Posted 17 hours ago
After weeks of speculation, the stage is set for Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) boffins to announce their findings. The LIGO Scientific Collaboration has briefly popped its head over the parapet to say it'll come clean... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Concussion boosts risk of suicide 3 times: study The medical records of more than 235,000 patients who sustained concus
Concussion boosts risk of suicide 3 times
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
: study The medical records of more than 235,000 patients who sustained concussions over a 20-year period in Ontario. The average time from concussion to subsequent suicide was nearly six years. Ottawa,... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
St. Joe’s faces clash with rulesRoman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the de
St. Joe’s faces clash with rules
Sarnia Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
Roman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the death of patients or make referrals to those who will perform ­physician-assisted death, the head of St. Joseph’s Health Care has said. Dr. Gillian Kernaghan was... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
St. Joe’s faces clash with rulesRoman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the de
St. Joe’s faces clash with rules
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 21 hours ago
Roman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the death of patients or make referrals to those who will perform ­physician-assisted death, the head of St. Joseph’s Health Care has said. Dr. Gillian Kernaghan was... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
St. Joe’s faces clash with rulesRoman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the de
St. Joe’s faces clash with rules
Chatham Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
Roman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the death of patients or make referrals to those who will perform ­physician-assisted death, the head of St. Joseph’s Health Care has said. Dr. Gillian Kernaghan was... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
St. Joe’s faces clash with rulesRoman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the de
St. Joe’s faces clash with rules
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 21 hours ago
Roman Catholic hospitals and nursing homes shouldn’t be forced to hasten the death of patients or make referrals to those who will perform ­physician-assisted death, the head of St. Joseph’s Health Care has said. Dr. Gillian Kernaghan was... Read more
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Yahoo News
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study Finds (ABC News) The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotligh
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study Finds
Yahoo News / Posted 23 hours ago
(ABC News) The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent years, especially as the degenerative neurological illness... Read more
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Science Daily
Older and younger adults surf different brain waves: Scientists discover how aging rewires our brainThe study, led by the Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest Health Sciences, fo
Older and younger adults surf different brain waves: Scientists discover how aging rewires our brain
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
The study, led by the Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest Health Sciences, found that younger and older adults show very different brain wave patterns when performing the same memory task. The study was published online in January in the journal... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Concussions boost risk of suicide 3x, says study Published: 9 February 2016 6:58 AM There is a higher risk of suicide for adu
Concussions boost risk of suicide 3x, says study
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 9 February 2016 6:58 AM There is a higher risk of suicide for adults who suffer a concussion. – AFP/Relaxnews pic, February 9, 2016.Adults who suffer a concussion may see their risk of... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Santilli female athlete of weekA record-breaking performance helped Kayla Santilli swish Brock female athlete
Santilli female athlete of week
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
A record-breaking performance helped Kayla Santilli swish Brock female athlete of the week honours. The Brantford native sank a school record seven three-pointers on her way to 23 points as the Brock women’s basketball team (8-5) defeated the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Concussions may increase suicide risk, study findsThe risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent yea
Concussions may increase suicide risk, study finds
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent years, especially as the degenerative neurological illness known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has been found in multiple football players after their deaths. The... Read more
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ABC News
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study FindsThe risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent yea
Concussions May Increase Suicide Risk, Study Finds
ABC News / Posted yesterday
The risks of suffering a concussion have been under the spotlight in recent years, especially as the degenerative neurological illness known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has been found in multiple football players after their deaths. The... Read more
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FOX News
Risk of suicide increases three-fold after a concussionAdults who suffer a concussion are at three times the long-term risk of suicide
Risk of suicide increases three-fold after a concussion
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Adults who suffer a concussion are at three times the long-term risk of suicide compared to the general population, according to a new study from Canada. Unlike some previous research, the new work focused on adults in the general population rather... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Risk of suicide increases three-fold after a concussion(Reuters Health) - Adults who suffer a concussion are at three times the long-t
Risk of suicide increases three-fold after a concussion
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
(Reuters Health) - Adults who suffer a concussion are at three times the long-term risk of suicide compared to the general population, according to a new study from Canada. Unlike some previous research, the new work focused on adults in the general... Read more
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Medical News Today
Concussion triples or quadruples risk of suicideConcussion multiplies the long-term risk of suicide in adults, especially if it
Concussion triples or quadruples risk of suicide
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
Concussion multiplies the long-term risk of suicide in adults, especially if it happens on the weekend, according to research published in the CMAJ. Concussion symptoms abate quickly, but the long-term effects can be severe. Suicide is the 10th... Read more
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Wheels.ca
DEALER’S VOICE: 2016 CIAS opens this FridayThe 2016 Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto, presented by the Toronto
DEALER’S VOICE: 2016 CIAS opens this Friday
Wheels.ca / Posted yesterday
The 2016 Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto, presented by the Toronto Star and wheels.ca, will open to the public next Friday. Whether you are looking to buy a car, are passionate about cars, or just want to view the latest vehicles and... Read more
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CBC.ca
Edmonton paves way for other cities to legalize Uber, experts sayEdmonton is paving the way for other cities to legalize ride-hailing companies
Edmonton paves way for other cities to legalize Uber, experts say
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
Edmonton is paving the way for other cities to legalize ride-hailing companies such as Uber, some experts say. The city became the first in Canada to pass a bylaw regulating what it calls private transportation providers. Other cities where Uber... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian in Grammy contention in 'not very definitive' new age categoryTORONTO -- A Canadian has never won in the best new age album category at the G
Canadian in Grammy contention in 'not very definitive' new age category
CTV News / Posted yesterday
TORONTO -- A Canadian has never won in the best new age album category at the Grammys. Toronto flutist Ron Korb could very well change that with his album "Asia Beauty," which recently won kudos from actress-singer Olivia Newton John. She called... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Will Trudeau listen to Canada’s disappointed anti-ISIL coalition partners?OTTAWA - The world is taking notice, most recently at the World Economic Forum
Will Trudeau listen to Canada’s disappointed anti-ISIL coalition partners?
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
OTTAWA - The world is taking notice, most recently at the World Economic Forum in Davos, that Canada’s new government, is moving boldly to lead on some files. Foreign pundits and influencers nodded approvingly at our stylish did-you-see-him-in-Vogue... Read more
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Newsmax
Work Injuries Increase Risk of Losing JobAlthough worker protections are supposed to prevent it, a new U.S. study of nur
Work Injuries Increase Risk of Losing Job
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
Although worker protections are supposed to prevent it, a new U.S. study of nursing home workers finds that within six months of an injury, workers are more likely to lose their jobs. Compared to colleagues reporting no injuries, workers who were... Read more
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CBC.ca
Surgeon stops mid-operation, teen forced to wait to have same surgery againAfter waiting more than a year for surgery, an Edmonton teen is forced to under
Surgeon stops mid-operation, teen forced to wait to have same surgery again
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
After waiting more than a year for surgery, an Edmonton teen is forced to undergo the same operation twice after his surgeon became ill halfway through the procedure. "I don't think it's fair for anybody to go through this. It's so painful and it's... Read more
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CTV News
Edmonton may provide template for legalizing ride sharing in other citiesEDMONTON - Cab drivers in Edmonton protested for months at city hall, some of t
Edmonton may provide template for legalizing ride sharing in other cities
CTV News / Posted yesterday
EDMONTON - Cab drivers in Edmonton protested for months at city hall, some of them pulling off their shirts, as councillors debated whether to pass a new bylaw legalizing ride-sharing companies such as Uber. As similar revolts played out across... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Canada’s Trudeau: Style, poise and ‘selfie politics’Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau listens to a reporters question during a
Canada’s Trudeau: Style, poise and ‘selfie politics’
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau listens to a reporters question during a bilateral meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Manila, Philippines, Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015. AP Optimistic and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
George J. Lavere, professor emeritus at Canisius CollegeJune 14, 1924 – Feb. 2, 2016 George J. Lavere of Amherst, longtime professor e
George J. Lavere, professor emeritus at Canisius College
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
June 14, 1924 – Feb. 2, 2016 George J. Lavere of Amherst, longtime professor emeritus of philosophy at Canisius College, died Tuesday in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Amherst. He was 91. Born in Oswego, Mr. Lavere graduated from Oswego High... Read more
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Psych Central
Boys with Incarcerated Parent at Double the Risk for Adult Heart AttackBoys who experience the incarceration of a parent have approximately double the
Boys with Incarcerated Parent at Double the Risk for Adult Heart Attack
Psych Central / Posted 2 days ago
Boys who experience the incarceration of a parent have approximately double the risk of having a heart attack in later adulthood in comparison with boys not exposed to such a childhood trauma, according to a new study by researchers at Virginia Tech... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Don’t miss a beatFebruary is heart month – and it’s not because of Valentine’s Day. It’s importa
Don’t miss a beat
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
February is heart month – and it’s not because of Valentine’s Day. It’s important to love the heart you’re with! “The best Valentine’s gift you can give someone is practicing good heart health – so you’re around a long time,” says leading... Read more
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CBC.ca
How trauma changes the way our brain forms memoriesWhere were you, on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, when you learned that a passe
How trauma changes the way our brain forms memories
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Where were you, on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, when you learned that a passenger jet had slammed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center? What were you doing? Who were you with? Memories of that day, which was deeply painful for so many... Read more
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Toronto Star
Liberals back CSIS in torture lawsuitRoach, a University of Toronto law professor who was the research director for
Liberals back CSIS in torture lawsuit
Toronto Star / Posted 2 days ago
Roach, a University of Toronto law professor who was the research director for the Air India inquiry, said the CSIS informer privilege “was one of the worst features of the 2015 Conservative terror laws.” And he said the Federal Court’s decision that... Read more
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TribLIVE
Study of nursing home workers links injury to greater risk of job loss | TribLIVE Neighborhoods A study of nursing home employees finds that with
Study of nursing home workers links injury to greater risk of job loss
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods A study of nursing home employees finds that within six months of being injured,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
We need to discuss why Canadian culture is a public goodThe professional life of a cultural policy nerd is a lonely thing. No conferenc
We need to discuss why Canadian culture is a public good
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
The professional life of a cultural policy nerd is a lonely thing. No conference calls with the Governor of the Bank of Canada; no annual convention in Banff, Alta. I’ve been excited just to be invited to publicly discuss issues in the field on no... Read more
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Salon.com
A new reason to give up soda: Your sugar habit may cause breast cancerThis article originally appeared on As if sugar doesn’t have enough PR problem
A new reason to give up soda: Your sugar habit may cause breast cancer
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
This article originally appeared on As if sugar doesn’t have enough PR problems, a new study published in January suggests it encourages the growth and spread of breast cancer tumors in rats. Common sugar is half fructose and half glucose, and the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Injuries at work may increase risk of losing one’s jobAlthough worker protections are supposed to prevent it, a new U.S. study of nur
Injuries at work may increase risk of losing one’s job
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Although worker protections are supposed to prevent it, a new U.S. study of nursing home workers finds that within six months of an injury, workers are more likely to lose their jobs. Compared to colleagues reporting no injuries, workers who were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Injuries at work may increase risk of losing one’s job(Reuters Health) - Although worker protections are supposed to prevent it, a ne
Injuries at work may increase risk of losing one’s job
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Although worker protections are supposed to prevent it, a new U.S. study of nursing home workers finds that within six months of an injury, workers are more likely to lose their jobs. Compared to colleagues reporting no injuries,... Read more
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Science Daily
Magnets levitate above a superconductor: New properties of superconductors discoveredProfessor David Hawthorn, Professor Michel Gingras, doctoral student Andrew Ach
Magnets levitate above a superconductor: New properties of superconductors discovered
Science Daily / Posted 4 days ago
Professor David Hawthorn, Professor Michel Gingras, doctoral student Andrew Achkar, and post-doctoral fellow Dr. Zhihao Hao from University of Waterloo's Department of Physics and Astronomy have experimentally shown that electron clouds in... Read more
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The Sault Star
An ounce of prevention ...Dr. Alex Hukowich “distinctly” recalls the Friday afternoon during his days as
An ounce of prevention ...
The Sault Star / Posted 4 days ago
Dr. Alex Hukowich “distinctly” recalls the Friday afternoon during his days as a general practitioner in Timmins that a patient presented himself, complaining of a cough and not feeling well. One X-ray later, it was determined the man, a heavy... Read more
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International Business Times
Next generation of machine learning rock-stars will trade Google and Facebook for top secret hedge funds We are on the cusp of an exponential shift in machine learning – the ability of
Next generation of machine learning rock-stars will trade Google and Facebook for top secret hedge funds
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
We are on the cusp of an exponential shift in machine learning – the ability of a computer to automatically refine its methods and improve its results as it receives more data. For the last couple of years, technology giants such as Google, IBM and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fresh, frozen and canned recipesCan't stand the skyrocketing prices of fresh food? Reach for a can opener. Op
Fresh, frozen and canned recipes
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Can't stand the skyrocketing prices of fresh food? Reach for a can opener. Open wide your freezer. You'd be surprised at how nutritional and fresh your food is from a can or freezer. Research shows these foods with good shelf life are nutritious,... Read more
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Wired News
Absurd Creature of the Week: This Toad Isn’t Eating a Bug. The Bug Is Eating ItLet me get real about amphibians: The things are cocky. They’re so much bigger
Absurd Creature of the Week: This Toad Isn’t Eating a Bug. The Bug Is Eating It
Wired News / Posted 4 days ago
Let me get real about amphibians: The things are cocky. They’re so much bigger than their helpless prey—things like worms and insects—that they tend to indiscriminately snatch up anything that’s a manageable size. But like the Mighty Ducks rose up... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Roosh V and his tribe are Stone Age and scary: TeitelA few years ago, while covering the burgeoning men's rights movement, I attende
Roosh V and his tribe are Stone Age and scary: Teitel
Dundas Star News / Posted 4 days ago
A few years ago, while covering the burgeoning men's rights movement, I attended a lecture at the University of Toronto by Janice Fiamengo, a Canadian academic and self-avowed "anti-feminist" who believes women's studies programs erode free... Read more
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