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

How to stop games from randomly shutting down your PC

picture: I am walking (stock struggle) There are few things that are more annoying (or annoying) than your computer randomly shutting down in the middle of a game. If you’ve ruled out other solutions to the problem — like upgrading your motherboard’s GPU drivers or BIOS, or repairing improperly installed hardware — the most likely … Read more

HP Victus 15 delivers powerful gaming performance for the masses

picture: Prakar Khanna / Gizmodo The gaming laptops we cover here are often quite pricey, thanks to having the latest chips and high-end graphics inside. But from students to people who are more interested in getting new games than fidelity, there is an entire market for gaming laptops that cost under $1,000. Enter the HP … Read more

NASA spacecraft hits asteroid in planetary defense test | space news

In the world’s first attempt to alter the motion of an asteroid, scientists hope this method can prevent a collision with Earth. A NASA spacecraft is set to collide with an asteroid, in an unprecedented test designed to prevent potentially devastating collisions with Earth. NASA’s Dual Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft will hit the asteroid … Read more

Vera Bradley founders Pat & Barb look back at the past 40 years as they embark on a metaverse journey

New York CNN – It all started with a knock on the door four decades ago. It was 1982 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Patricia R. Miller was stopping to introduce herself to her new neighbor, Barbara Bradley Pickgard. “I was the one-person welcome committee,” Miller told CNN Business with a laugh. “Barbara responded to … Read more

She never explained anything: I’m a senior citizen and I lost $100,000 in the stock market this year. Can I sue my financial advisor?

I am old and have incurred huge losses of $100,000 in the recent stock market turmoil. Can I sue my financial advisor? I understand the market dynamics in terms of its ups and downs, and I let it go before. However, it was different with the market in this time frame insofar as tech stocks … Read more

The dangers and promises of quantum computing are approaching

The stark warning came from one of the tech world’s most prominent CEOs. Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai told an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, three years ago that quantum computing has the potential to change humanity’s understanding of the natural world, enabling scientists to create new drugs and better batteries, among … Read more

How to watch NASA’s Dart spacecraft crash into an asteroid

Artist’s depiction of the DART spacecraft approaching an asteroid. Clarification: NASA DART’s demise has finally come to an end, as NASA’s spacecraft is on a collision course with the tiny asteroid Demorphos. Here’s how you can witness this all-important asteroid-distracting experiment. An acronym for the Double Asteroid Redirection Test, the DART . mission It is … Read more