The rate of foreclosures down in the US is certainly bad news but some economists believe that before the housing market can rebound, the balance of the toxic mortgages have to be flushed out of the system. Here in Canada where the real estate market hasn’t been quite as bad, you may not be close [...]Show More Summary
Here are some interesting charts from my friend Nick at Sharelynx Gold. (Login Required)Gold vs. US DollarsGold vs. EurosGold vs. Ukraine HyyvniaIt took about 4,000 Hyyvnia to buy an ounce of gold at the end of 2008. It takes 17,444 now.Gold vs. Show More Summary
Goggles and gears, corsets adorned with brass and lace brocade, Victorian aesthetics meshed with clockwork, artisans selling creative curios, side show fancies and handmade wares — all came together seamlessly for an imagined moment in time that transformed the historic Gladstone Hotel in Toronto for an annual steampunk street festival. Show More Summary
The selling of the future continues for the Mets, even as another season has begun as widely predicted, with their spotty, strikeout-prone offense seemingly dooming this team to mediocrity in 2014, or perhaps a sixth straight losing record.
Make your own deal! Use coupon code: DEAL2 or DEAL3 and save up to 15% on products of your choice! Deals are awesome, right? At NewX, they feel the same way. They sell furniture the way we like to buy furniture: beautiful, well-built, and at a sweet, sweet discount. Show More Summary
A first edition of Ian Fleming?s Casino Royale, (1953) thrilled bidders, selling for £24,180 at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions? sale of Modern Literature on Friday 11th April, held at their saleroom in London?s Mayfair. The first book in the 007 series, Casino Royale (1953) introduced Fleming?s renowned James Bond franchise to the world. Show More Summary
Many companies entering new markets don't show profit, but their revenue growth looks impressive on a percentage basis. Not so with Intel's business of selling chips for smartphones and tablets, whose results the company broke out for the first time Tuesday.
After reading this story you can be grateful to have American parents and not parents who sell you and your sister off to your rapist in matrimony. Two junior officers in the Indian army have had rape charges against them dropped after...Show More Summary
Pitzer College, a liberal arts school in Claremont, has joined the vanguard of U.S. campuses deciding to sell off its investments in fossil fuel companies as a statement of concern about global warming.
We imagine the conversation among Chevrolet's product planners that led to a greenlight for a US-spec Chevrolet Trax went something like this: "Hey, the Buick Encore is selling like mad. It's proven that people love subcompact crossovers. Show More Summary
Apparently some people still want Google Glass. The white model sold out several hours after Google allowed anyone to purchase the product. Models of the other colors are still available -- at least until Google stops selling the product tonight. Show More Summary
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Another day, another one-bedroom condo selling for way more than $1 million. This time around it's unit #308 at 3500 19th St. in the Mission. The building's brand new, and this particular unit came onto the market in mid-march askin...
Alpine Electronics officially announced today it will offer aftermarket products compatible with Apple CarPlay. A Monday report noted Alpine would sell such a system, and today Alpine confirmed the existence of upcoming products. The Alpine system will be an in-dash touch screen that incorporates CarPlay using a Lightning connector. Show More Summary
Kylie Minogue surprised a lot of people by picking “I Was Gonna Cancel” as the second single from Kiss Me Once. The Pharrell connection (he produced it) is an obvious selling point but the subtle mid-tempo jam is the most obvious choice. Happily, a dark and dangerous electro-house remix by The Presets makes the diva’s decision... More »
At this point, comic book writer Mark Millar could probably come up with a miniseries about a killer robot driving instructor that goes back in time for some reason, and still sell it to a movie studio. The Scottish author has sold the film rights to another one of his creator-owned hits, again to Twentieth […]
By Cam Hui: Stock markets have been selling off for a couple of weeks, but there has been no apparent fundamental underpinnings to the decline. While I can point to technical reasons (see my last post Stocks: Short and medium term outlook ), satisfactory fundamental explanations have been lacking. Show More Summary
This company comes with deep pockets and a willingness to sell its products for less profit than competitors.
The three tables accompanying this article provide insight into Canada’s labour markets and how they have changed since the Great Recession.
When he was hired to take over as CEO of Expedia in 2005, Dara Khosrowshahi booked himself a cross-country plane ticket to Bellevue, Wash., where the popular online travel site is headquartered.Now, almost eight years later, the Iranian-born...Show More Summary