Canadians are still left wondering about key details in the Maryam Monsef controversy.
Unanswered questions go beyond the details of Monsef’s early life in Iran and Afghanistan. 133 more words
A number of sophisticated deconvolution algorithms have been proposed in the literature, most of which involve solving an optimization problem.
While trying to develop a fast, on-line spike detection algorithm for Scanbox I tried a simple idea that seems to work reasonably well and the resulting algorithm is trivial. 586 more words
OTTAWA — MPs return to the House of Commons on Monday, officially ending their summer of spending, a summer that saw government MPs hand out cheques for almost $8 billion for at least two tennis courts, several hockey arena renovations, two flagpoles and one gazebo. 123 more words
Since last October’s crushing electoral defeat, Canada’s NDP has struggled to stay visible and relevant.
Many well-meaning activists and sympathetic pundits have suggested different reforms or policy shifts, but I’m convinced that undertaking any kind of transformation will be very difficult. 775 more words