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Four-time Stanley Cup winner Gilles Tremblay dies at age 75

MONTREAL — Former Montreal forward Gilles Tremblay, who won four Stanley Cups with the Canadiens in the 1960s, has died. He was 75.

An exceptional skater known for his contributions on both ends of the ice, Tremblay helped Montreal win four Cups between 1965 and 1969 before injuries and illness forced him to retire. 425 more words

Sports

Judge In Reno Taking Up Nevada-Uber Legal Fight

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A state court judge in Reno will be asked to extend an order he issued last month to stop ride-sharing company Uber Technologies from picking up passengers in Nevada. 119 more words

Tech

no phone? ... or Wind Mobile?

Of the crappy Canadian companies, Wind Mobile comes out best value in a recent survey.

I’m most interested in “International Roaming“, especially their… 38 more words

Product Endorsements

Looma from VillageTech Solutions

I have recently learned about a small non-profit that is working to deliver ICT support to rural educators in Nepal.


Nepali educators learning about the Looma. 134 more words

Educational Technology

How to blow the whistle and survive...

Here is an interesting post from F-Secure on how to ‘blow the whistle and survive’. Interesting for whistle-blowers, geeks and readers of crime novels :-) 1,311 more words

Politics/Politik

Obama on net neutrality

Obama is saying the right things. But so often his right words do not translate into right action.

Let’s wait and see.

President Obama … urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to take up the strongest possible rules to protect net neutrality, the principle that says Internet service providers (ISPs) should treat all internet traffic equally.

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Government

Video of dishevelled man playing street piano gets nearly two million hits

EDMONTON — All she knows is that his name is Ryan and he plays the piano like an angel.

Roslyn Polard was on her way home from a work meeting last week in downtown Edmonton when she heard beautiful music and turned to see a dishevelled man hunched over a battered street piano. 430 more words

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