News: Technology

4 tips for being the best boss possible

Friday  22:06,   17 august 2018

It's about more than just being in charge.If you find yourself in charge, it's up to you to decide what type of boss you want to be. That doesn't mean striving to be well-liked. Sometimes the top person has to make unpleasant decisions or[...]
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Nvidia is sliding after cutting its guidance and saying its crypto boom is over

Friday  19:46,   17 august 2018

"We're including no contributions from crypto in our outlook," Nvidia's CFO Colette Kress said on Thursday's second-quarter earnings[...]

A 29-year-old bought a $60,000 Tesla with a credit card and earned an estimated $5,000 in rewards

Friday  09:30,   17 august 2018

Keith Rosso put a $58,857 Tesla Model 3 on a credit card and now he and his wife may be able to fund a vacation using the points.Load[...]

Air Canada, WestJet respond to B.C. wildfires

Thursday  18:57,   16 august 2018

Air Canada, WestJet respond to B.C. wildfiresWestJet says passengers scheduled to travel to or from Kamloops, Kelowna, Penticton, Prince George or Terrace between now and Aug. 22 can cancel or rebook their flights without a penalty[...]

6-Year-Old Girl Secretly Buys Nearly $400 Worth of Toys from Her Mom's Amazon Account

Thursday  01:10,   16 august 2018

6-Year-Old Girl Secretly Buys Nearly $400 Worth of Toys from Her Mom's Amazon AccountAfter Katelyn spent a recent day doing extra chores around the house, mom Catherine Lunt surprised her by ordering a Barbie doll from Amazon — a token of[...]

Oil sinks to 10-week low after surprise U.S. stockpile build

Wednesday  23:15,   15 august 2018

Oil slid for a third day after an industry report was said to show American stockpiles expanded and as OPEC member Libya’s output booms.(Bloomberg) -- Oil plunged after U.S. stockpiles swelled by the most since March 2017 as investor concerns[...]

Dollarama Inc. (TSX:DOL) Still Has Room for Further Growth

Wednesday  19:22,   15 august 2018

Dollarama Inc. (TSX:DOL) still offers investors strong long-term growth prospects, but don't expect the double-digit growth story to persist for another decade. Here's why.Load[...]

Are RRSP contributions worth it at age 70?

Wednesday  19:15,   15 august 2018

Shirley wants to offset capital gains. But is it worth it?Should we use what we can for contributing to the RSP to offset the capital[...]

North American stocks lower at late-morning

Wednesday  19:00,   15 august 2018

TORONTO - Canada's main stock index posted a triple-digit decline in late-morning trading as energy and resource stocks slid lower and commodity prices moved down. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 235.15 points at[...]

New Zealand bans most foreigners from buying homes amid rise in prices

Wednesday  15:55,   15 august 2018

New Zealand has banned most foreigners from buying homes as it tries to tackle runaway housing prices. The housing market had been open to investors worldwide, but the government on Wednesday passed legislation that allows only New Zealand[...]

Toronto stocks higher, loonie moves up

Wednesday  01:26,   15 august 2018

Canada's main stock index closed higher Tuesday on broad gains as investor concerns on Turkey's economic crisis looked to ease. Load[...]

How to minimize tax on the sale of a condo

Tuesday  18:42,   14 august 2018

The basics on how to lower your tax billLoad[...]

Bitcoin, Ether sink as 'sense of panic' grips crypto investors

Tuesday  18:07,   14 august 2018

Bitcoin touched below $6,000 and dozens of smaller digital tokens including Ether retreated as this month’s sell-off in cryptocurrencies showed few signs of letting up. The largest digital currency fell as much as 6.2 percent to $5,887, the lowest[...]

People retire early for 2 reasons, and it's not about money

Tuesday  16:31,   14 august 2018

Early retirement isn't about the money, say several early retirees. For many, the value of life during early retirement is priceless — the happiness it brings doesn't depend on the dollar.Brandon of the blog Mad Fientist, who retired at age [...]

Are Toronto’s elites really downtown? It’s not so simple

Tuesday  12:42,   14 august 2018

It’s been 20 years since amalgamation created the megacity of Toronto, bringing with it a push-pull between the old city and its surrounding municipalities. But as Premier Doug Ford’s decision to cut council almost in half reignites talk of the[...]