Kindle Scribe announced, Halo Rise

Amazon has unveiled Halo Rise, a $139.99 bedside sleep tracker Amazon has unveiled a $139.99 offline sleep tracker called Halo Rise. Amazon Hello Rise Sleep Tracker Amazon The company says the device has environmental sensors with a smart alarm and wake-up light as well as machine learning and sensor technology to accurately detect sleep patterns. … Read more

Report: Labor shortages, pandemic savings to ease short-term recession

Nujoud Al-Males, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 5:52AM EST Last update Wednesday, September 28, 2022 5:52AM EST A tight job market and higher savings during the pandemic will mitigate the impact of the recession on Canadians, says a new report from Deloitte. Deloitte’s latest economic outlook report expects Canada to enter a … Read more

Blue Jays’ Manoah Receives $100,000 in Charitable Sponsorship for Defending Kirk

After defending his teammate in the wake of a bout of cyberbullying, Alec Manoah was awarded the “Sportsmanship Sponsorship” award for the first time by Dove Men + Care. The sponsorship, which will be officially given to Manoah ahead of Tuesday’s game against the New York Yankees at Rogers Center, comes with $100,000 in proceeds … Read more

Report: Labor shortages, pandemic savings to ease short-term recession

Nujoud Al-Males, The Canadian Press Published Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 5:52AM EST Last update Wednesday, September 28, 2022 5:52AM EST A tight job market and higher savings during the pandemic will mitigate the impact of the recession on Canadians, says a new report from Deloitte. Deloitte’s latest economic outlook report expects Canada to enter a … Read more

Thanks to a rare event, putting off the cost of a phone call until age 70 may not always be the best option

The Canada Pension Plan contains countless subtleties that can excite even experts from time to time. My usual advice, deferring CPP until age 70 to get the most out of the plan, doesn’t work in 2022, at least not for seniors approaching 70. Problem? Rising inflation coupled with modest wage gains. Currently, most older Canadians … Read more

Shopify unveils new point of sale hardware, expanding beyond its online platform

Shopify Inc. Unveiling a new point of sale technology, dubbed POS Go, which will be launched for the first time in the US this week and will expand to other countries in the coming months.Shopify / Charity Shopify Inc. Shop-T It unveils new hardware for brick-and-mortar stores in a bid to expand its retail network … Read more

Masai Ujiri says teams need to look at their culture amid the recent chaos in the NBA

The last few explosive weeks in the NBA have seen Phoenix owner Robert Sarver and Boston coach I.M. Odoka suspended. Anthony Edwards of Minnesota has been reprimanded for his homophobic comments. Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant were at the center of Brooklyn’s off-season chaos. The NBA’s training camps fell on Tuesday after some of the … Read more

OREA survey identifies systemic racism as an issue in Ontario real estate

Ninety-three percent of black real estate agents believe discrimination plays a role in the rental process in Ontario, according to a new report from the Ontario Real Estate Association. The association’s Presidential Advisory Group (PAG) on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion has released its first-ever work The struggle for fair housingTuesday’s report lays out 19 recommendations … Read more

Fans pack seats at Rogers Center Stadium for a chance to catch Aaron Judge’s historic race at home.

Gregory Strong, Canadian Press Date: September 26, 2022 9:46 PM EST Last update on Monday, September 26, 2022, 10:43 PM EST TORONTO — Justin Morgan and his dad arrived early from the Rogers Center on Monday for a spot in the sitting room section of the 200-level field, hoping for a piece of baseball history. … Read more

Stocks are falling on recession fears. The Dow is slipping into a bear market

Damien J. Trois and Alex Vega, Associated Press Date: September 26, 2022 4:54 PM EDT NEW YORK – Wall Street’s broad slide extended the major indexes’ losing streak for a fifth day on Monday, deepening the market’s sharp decline amid growing fears of a global recession. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.1%, becoming the … Read more