Environmentalists and legal experts are criticizing the federal government's decision to omit toxic chemicals used in fracking from a list that summarizes pollutants going into Canada's air, land and water.
Starting a forest fire on an island in the middle of the summer is not something people associate with Parks Canada, but that's exactly what the federal agency had been carefully planning, in the hopes that a rare, fire-dependent pine tree would rise from the ashes.
A U.S. patent made public on Tuesday bolstered rumours that Apple has designs on a smartwatch. "The invention pertains to an electronic wristwatch," said a summary in Apple patent paperwork on record with the US Patent and Trade Office.
Six people were indicted Wednesday in an international ring that took over more than 1,600 StubHub users' accounts and fraudulently bought tickets to such prime events as Jay-Z and Elton John concerts and Broadway shows like 'The Book of Mormon,' said a Manhattan district attorney.
Tech companies -- whether they be established firms with thousands of employees or five-person startups only months in the making -- have long been criticized for their lack of female employees, especially in management and engineering roles.
Microsoft is putting an emphasis on design excellence more than ever - to make its products more competitive with offerings from rivals Apple, Google, and Amazon and to prod its hardware making partners to dream up new, more innovative devices.
Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X. Fox has created an "X-Men"-themed virtual reality stunt especially for the pop-culture convention, which kicks off Thursday in San Diego.