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Researchers using X-ray telescopes determine Einstein was right about black holes - Einstein's theory of general relativity predicted the gravitational pull of black holes is so enormous that they warp the fabric of space, twisting magnetic fields and bending light

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Brownstein: Wild virtual and affordable ride to the final frontier

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All this talk about the Big Three, the spectrum auction and 5G — what does it all mean?

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One password allowed hackers to disrupt Colonial Pipeline, CEO tells senators

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Twitter finds its AI tends to crop out Black people, men from photos

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Spotlight on Xbox Game Pass as Microsoft showcases upcoming games -- STOCKHOLM — Microsoft on Sunday showcased 30 upcoming games and said most of those titles will be available on its monthly subscription service, Xbox Game Pass.

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Esports highlighting Edmonton Direct virtual video-game conference -- While the debate wages on over just how much 'sport' is involved in esports, projections of the video-game industry hitting $296 billion in revenue by 2022 mean the games being played in the virtual field are nothing short of big business

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Toronto filmmaker's 'raccoon story' becomes 'Trash Panda' video game -- Practically everyone in Toronto has a raccoon story. But not everyone turns it into a video game.

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Bo Bichette talks MLB The Show 21, Vlad Jr.'s rating and pitching as Ryu -- Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Bo Bichette has one rule, whether he's playing as his video-game self in MLB The Show or stepping onto a real life baseball field: "Beat everybody."

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THE BO SHOW: Blue Jays' Bichette dishes on MLB The Show 21 -- WATCH BELOW as the Sun's National Entertainment Editor Mark Daniell talks the latest in baseball gaming with Toronto Blue Jays' Bo Bichette.

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Revisions to Broadcasting Act won't cover online porn, heritage minister says -- Guilbeault tells a parliamentary committee that a new regulator will handle child pornography and non-consensual material.

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Montreal broker chronicles how she drives sports cars 'for free' (by charging rent) -- The TikTok video has become a locus for anti-landlord sentiment.

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Amazon snaps up James Bond owner MGM for $8.45 billion as streaming war heats up -- "The real financial value behind this deal is the treasure trove of IP in the deep catalog that we plan to reimagine and develop together with MGM's talented team."

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Apple iPhone 12 mini sales slow as smaller smartphones lose appeal: report -- Smartphone users have switched to larger devices in recent years as they devour more video content on-the-go and binge on visually rich social media platforms

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New STM mobile website will indicate bus occupancy levels -- The app will let riders know whether the number of people on the next bus will allow for physical distancing.

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Twitter says employees can work from home even after the pandemic is over -- CEO Jack Dorsey said Twitter was unlikely to open its offices before September

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Google says state-backed hackers increasing coronavirus phishing attacks -- Security experts at Alphabet Inc's Google have identified more than a dozen government-backed hacking groups using the COVID-19 pandemic as cover for phishing and malware attempts.

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WhatsApp limits message forwarding to slow spread of coronavirus misinformation -- The pandemic, which has killed more than 70,000 people, has been accompanied by what the World Health Organization has called an "infodemic" of misinformation.

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The Right Chemistry: Sir William Osler's important, but flawed, legacy -- He was physician with wit and insight who revolutionized the teaching of medicine, but some of his comments can only be described as racist.

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The Right Chemistry: When it comes to sex, does fabric count? -- Dr. Ahmed Shafik's research on the effects of polyester versus cotton undergarments won him the dubious IgNobel for Reproductive Medicine.

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The Right Chemistry: John Dee mixed science and the occult -- The enigmatic polymath who had once been the toast of the court of Queen Elizabeth I died in poverty.

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The Right Chemistry: The history of the maraschino cherry -- Nobody eats maraschinos for their nutritional value. They just provide a little fun, a little kitsch.

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Amazon's billionaire founder Jeff Bezos to fly to space next month -- Now that's prime delivery.

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The surprising catalysts of COVID-19: How tech punched through the gloom -- Nearly all of the top tech firms in the capital region specialize in technologies the coronavirus has suddenly made essential.

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Bill Brownstein: Montreal ingenuity lit up the Super Bowl -- Local visual-effects company PixMob was responsible for the dazzling light show in the stands, on the field and even on the stage.

10 months ago

Zú, Telus team up on cutting-edge 5G 'creative hub' for Quebec artists -- Montreal's Zú and Telus are set to open the first 5G laboratory in Canada entirely devoted to the creative and entertainment industries

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'Tinder for fintech': Holt Accelerator gets new crop of startup hopefuls -- "We're matchmakers," says the Montreal-based accelerator's co-founder. "The teams that we look for are ready to partner with financial institutions."

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