Gord Downie was Canada’s humble genius: “Two words,” Gord was saying quietly to himself. “I only have to remember two words — First Nations.” Gord’s rule about a fresh performance, in this, his final performance, was based on a fresh start, a new narrative for Canada. This was not about sympathy, it was about rights. […]
“When you are dying, you need to be told how loved you are.” Yesterday an honour guard solider was killed in my country’s capital city, Ottawa. The soldier’s name was Nathan Cirillo. The name of the coward who shot him in the back while guarding The National War Memorial is not worth repeating. The coward […]
Opening up later this summer. Sign up now to be notified. It’ll be interesting to see what payment processor they work with. In the US Kickstarter uses Amazon to handle all the verifying and credit card processing. I’m hoping for Stripe but maybe they’ve worked out all the details with Amazon Canada.
Techvibes.com: The iconic Canadian coffee brand announced this morning that it will begin rolling out free, high-speed wifi to its stores across Canada. Timmys says that at least 90% of its restaurants should have wifi by September Mediocre (but cheap) coffee and free wifi seems like a great option to have. It would be interesting […]