At TEDxBerlin, Fabian Hemmert demos one future of the mobile phone -- a shape-shifting and weight-shifting handset that "displays" information nonvisually, offering a delightfully intuitive way to communicate.
ConsiderCanada.ca will demonstrate unified value proposition around the world.
QUEBEC, QC Economic development executives from 11 large Canadian cities across the country agreed today to create a new unified brand called ConsiderCanada.ca after meeting this week in Quebec City with 22 members of the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service from Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada.
Waterloo Region - Join the Region of Waterloo in our celebration of Culture Days, a Canadian-wide event designed to raise the awareness, accessibility, participation and engagement of all Canadians in the arts.
Waterloo The sound of Pow Wow drums, singing, and jingle dancing will be heard at the University of Waterloo’s Homecoming weekend this Saturday, September 25th at the 7th annual traditional Pow Wow, “Honouring our Future Leaders” on St. Paul’s University College grounds. The Pow Wow is hosted by the Aboriginal Services Department and is one of a number of events happening on campus this coming weekend.
OTTAWA A study by a team of researchers led by Professors Vance Trudeau and Tom Moon from the University of Ottawa’s Department of Biology has shown that the infiltration of the common antidepressant Prozac into waterways can inhibit sexual activity in fish.
KITCHENER The Kitchener Conestoga College Town and Gown Committee will hold its fourth annual street barbecue Sept. 28, from 5 to 7 p.m., on Durham Street, near Conestoga College. A rain date of Sept. 29, at the same time and location, has been scheduled, if need be.
TORONTO/ - A new publication from the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) finds that mainstream institutional investors are beginning to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into their decision making.
Statscan - This was the fastest year-over-year increase since February 2008.
In recent months, the pace of growth in earnings has increased. July marked the sixth consecutive month for which the year-over-year increase was at or above 2.5%. For most of 2009, year-over-year earnings growth had been below 2.0%.
Kitchener - Early September 23, 2010 St. Mary's High School in Kitchener was closed to facilitate a Waterloo Regional Police investigation of a safety concern. The school is open as usual this morning.
Cambridge - The following is a capture of the brief from Jim King, Chief Administrative Officer for the City of Cambridge, provided to media representatives at the press conference on September 23, 2010.
SARNIA - Local Co-operators agent Fabien Jagoo announced a commitment of $35,000 over five years to the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Sarnia-Lambton chapter. Jagoo, whose three young children were diagnosed with cystic fibrosis last year, will present the pledge later today at his second annual Cystic Fibrosis Charity BBQ in Bright's Grove.
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