Netflix has come under fire from Republican lawmakers for greenlighting an adaptation of Chinese author Liu Cixin’s The Three-Body Problem trilogy. On Wednesday, five senators sent a letter to Ted Sarandos, the streamer’s co-CEO and Chief Content Officer, accusing Netflix of “normalizing” China’s mass imprisonment and persecution of Uyghur Muslims. The […]
The thick acrid smoke from Washington State that blanketed Vancouver reminds me that we share the same atmosphere
Claudia Cornwall is the author of British Columbia in Flames: Stories from a Blazing Summer. It could have been us, I thought, as I read the grim news about fires tearing through California, Oregon and Washington State. At least 35 people, including a one-year-old child, have died, and dozens more […]
Funimation and Microsoft are offering Xbox Game Pass subscribers free anime. Game Pass Ultimate subscribers can get two months of Funimation Premium Plus for free from Sept. 25 to Oct. 24.
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate offers Xbox and Windows PC players plenty of benefits for its subscription price, and that isnt just limited to a game library. Starting on Friday, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers can get two free months worth of a subscription to Funimation Premium Plus, the highest tier […]
Colombia said it may tap its flexible credit line with the International Monetary Fund for $5.3 billion to help finance its response to the coronavirus pandemic. The nation’s bonds rallied.
Colombia said it may tap its flexible credit line with the International Monetary Fund for $5.3 billion to help finance its response to the coronavirus pandemic. The nation’s bonds rallied. The country would be the first ever to draw on this type of credit line, known as an FCL, central […]
The opportunities in renewable energy are endless, from creating the technology that makes the power to launching the companies that can expand overseas
A field of operating solar panels located in Prince Edward County, Ont. JOHNNY C.Y. LAM/The Globe and Mail If my business and economics columns over my two decades at The Globe and Mail have had one predominant theme, it is the hollowing out of Corporate Canada. Through foreign takeovers, deep […]
“The reality is that 2021 is going to be a much higher stock market and you’re probably going to see tech still lead the way,” Edward Moya.
Shares of tech mega-caps Apple, Microsoft and Amazon led the way, followed by Facebook and Nvidia, rising at least 2.2 per cent. Tesla closed up 5 per cent. The information technology index jumped as investors ditched value-linked stocks on signs of a slowdown in the broader economic recovery. Growth-oriented shares […]
mining There is an update on mini-asteroid and optical space mining at the NASA NIAC virtual meeting. Apis is a breakthrough mission and flight system architecture designed to revolutionize NASAs human exploration of deep space and to enable massive space industrialization … SpaceX could use the electric skateboard of the Cybertruck […]
Man Utd to make £90m bid for Sancho, Arsenal interested in Chelsea midfielder, Dele Alli gets more interest from Ligue 1, plus more.
Manchester United will table a £90m bid for Jadon Sancho next week in an attempt to prise the England winger, 20, from Borussia Dortmund. (Mirror)external-link Lucas Torreira is on the verge of leaving Arsenal, with both Atletico Madrid and Torino expressing interest in the Uruguay midfielder, 24. (Independent)external-link Atletico Madrid […]
In the wake of President Donald Trump equivocating as to whether he would transfer power to Joe Biden in the event of a defeat at the ballot box in 40 days, White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany tried to clear things up on Thursday.
(CNN)In the wake of President Donald Trump equivocating as to whether he would transfer power to Joe Biden in the event of a defeat at the ballot box in 40 days, White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany tried to clear things up on Thursday. Spoiler alert: She didn’t! “The President […]