Saturday, October 23, 2021

Toronto hospitals, Quebec company behind world’s first delivery of lungs by drone

October 12, 2021 9:36 am TORONTO — Dr. Shaf Keshavjee was full of nerves as he scanned Toronto's darkened skyline, craning his neck to spot a drone whizzing toward the...

Pandemic precautions made QR codes popular again, but privacy concerns remain

September 28, 2021 5:51 pm TORONTO — When Sasha Steinberg reopened Cider House after a COVID-19 shutdown last year, she erased the pub's list of about 50 ciders from a...

Two Netflix titles showing at TIFF leak on pirate websites

September 13, 2021 4:51 pm TORONTO — Two of Netflix's most-prized 2021 festival movies have leaked online after debuting as part of the at-home digital offerings of the Toronto International...

SkipTheDishes launches new offering for groceries

September 1, 2021 11:41 am SkipTheDishes is testing a new business model to help it sell household goods and groceries directly to customers. The delivery service's new offering called Skip Express...

Uber shares more details around labour model pitch, gig worker group concerned

August 30, 2021 3:26 pm TORONTO — Uber Technologies Inc. revealed more details Monday of a labour model it’s pitching Canadian provinces and territories, a model that has drawn opposition...

Parents confused as ‘Paw Patrol: The Movie’ skips streaming option in Canada

August 20, 2021 3:26 pm TORONTO — Many parents will be having a tough talk with their kids this weekend to explain why "Paw Patrol: The Movie" isn't available to...

Companies launch mandatory vaccination policies and experts expect more coming

August 13, 2021 2:21 pm Some private sector companies are implementing policies requiring Canadian employees to be fully vaccinated to visit the office or participate in staff meetups — and...

Ont. court certifies class action against Uber

August 12, 2021 7:06 pm TORONTO — Ontario's Superior Court of Justice has certified a class-action lawsuit against Uber Technologies Inc., which advances a fight to get some of the...

Spin Master on a roll with rising toy sales, digital revenues ahead of movie...

August 5, 2021 2:46 pm You could say Spin Master Corp. is on a roll. The Canadian toymaker and children's entertainment powerhouse behind the popular animated television series Paw Patrol marked...

Lightspeed loses US$49.3 million in first quarter, changes name

August 5, 2021 11:21 am Lightspeed Commerce Inc.'s losses more than doubled in its latest quarter even as many businesses reopened following lockdowns triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic. Dax Dasilva, chief...

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States mostly defer to union guidance for on-set gun safety

October 23, 2021 11:11 am Safety standards developed by film studios and labor unions are the primary protection for actors and film crews when a...

No ‘blank slate’ jurors in county shaken by Arbery slaying

October 23, 2021 10:11 am BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — No. 218 joined a bike ride supporting Ahmaud Arbery's family after the young Black man was...

Harrison Ford reunited with lost credit card in Sicily

October 23, 2021 10:06 am MILAN (AP) — Harrison Ford lost his credit card during a stay in a beach town near Palermo, Sicily, but...