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Just in time for Marvel’s Ant Man Movie

The BBC reports that tiny robots called “micro tugs” can pull 2000 times their own weight; the equivalent of a person lifting a blue whale! Thanks to feet designs based on the gecko, micro tugs are also capable of effortlessly climbing walls

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Best Phone Camera in the Galaxy?

If you are choosing your next phone based on the quality of the camera you might want to choose the Galaxy S6 by Samsung over the Apple 6. According to a recent article on CNET the Galaxy S6 has a

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Word Press 4.0 Released

  Version 4.0 of WordPress, named “Benny” in honor of jazz clarinetist and bandleader Benny Goodman, is available for download or update  

Posted in Technology
  • Breaking: Quebec Superior Court strikes down parts of Bill 21 - Montreal Gazette April 20, 2021
    Breaking: Quebec Superior Court strikes down parts of Bill 21  Montreal GazetteQuebec Superior Court upholds religious symbols ban, but English-language schools exempt  CBC.caCourt mostly upholds controversial Quebec secularism law, exempts English school boards  CTV MontrealEMSB 'elated' after Quebec court strikes down parts of Bill 21  Montreal GazetteQuebec court upholds most of province's secularism law, exempts English school boards  The Globe […]
  • National vaccine panel to update advice on use of AstraZeneca COVID-19 shots - CTV News April 20, 2021
    National vaccine panel to update advice on use of AstraZeneca COVID-19 shots  CTV NewsB.C. announces new travel restrictions to contain coronavirus, lowers age for AstraZeneca vaccine  CBC.caAstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine risks vs. benefits  CityNews TorontoColby Cosh: Fine, fussy Boomers, we'll take your AstraZeneca vaccine  National PostOpinion: Hesitant about the AstraZeneca vaccine? You really shouldn't be  The Tri-City NewsView Full coverage on […]
  • British PM Boris Johnson vows to stop Super League - CBC.ca April 20, 2021
    British PM Boris Johnson vows to stop Super League  CBC.caView Full coverage on Google News
  • New COVID-19 cases in Ontario drop below 3500 as hospitalizations climb higher - CTV Toronto April 20, 2021
    New COVID-19 cases in Ontario drop below 3500 as hospitalizations climb higher  CTV TorontoOntario reports more than 4400 new COVID-19 cases, 19 deaths | FULL  Global NewsCOVID-19 hospitalizations in Ottawa reach new pandemic high on Monday  CTV News OttawaDozens call for Ottawa to go its own way with pandemic measures  CBC.caOntario reporting 4,447 new COVID-19 cases, 19 more deaths; […]
  • What you need to know about COVID-19 in Ottawa on Tuesday, April 20 - CBC.ca April 20, 2021
    What you need to know about COVID-19 in Ottawa on Tuesday, April 20  CBC.caView Full coverage on Google News
  • Russia is considering leaving the ISS for its own space station - Engadget April 20, 2021
    Russia is considering leaving the ISS for its own space station  EngadgetRussia says to launch own space station in 2025  FRANCE 24Russia is capable of building orbital station on its own, deputy prime minister says  TASSRussia's cooperation with China on upcoming space station looks promising despite decision to build its own: experts  Global TimesBriefing ahead of long-term expedition to […]
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