The Apple Vision Pro headset is displayed in a showroom on the Apple campus on June 5, 2023, in Cupertino, Calif.
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After struggling to go mainstream, Apple’s recent announcement of the Vision Pro mixed-reality headset could be the lifeline the metaverse needs.
Kent Cooper worked for the Associated Press for over four decades, changing the news media landscape in the process.
During Cooper’s long tenure as a senior executive, general manager and executive director, he changed the Associated Press and the news its readers and listeners depended on, in major ways.
Social media posts featuring unhealthy foods get more likes and engagement. But there are ways to change that.
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New research finds that switching to a more thoughtful mindset can increase engagement with healthier food options on social media.
Ponsel lipat retro jadi pilihan mereka yang ingin melakukan detoks digital.
Ketertarikan Gen Z terhadap ponsel lipat merupakan yang terbaru dari obsesi anak muda terhadap estetika dekade 1990an dan 2000an.
Many women who are incarcerated were just trying to make ends meet for their families. Here an image from a rally to demand the release of people held in jails, outside the Riverside Correctional Facility in Philadelphia, May 2020.
For Mother’s Day, we look at the fastest growing prison population in Canada — racialized women, many of whom are mothers. Experts connect the trend to rising poverty and the attempts to cope with it.
Sheila Flaherty, the Nunavut director of the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada in Iqaluit, Nvt. Sustainable tourism connects people to the planet and their culture while providing them with livelihoods.
(Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada)
Indigenous women are using sustainable tourism to overcome generational challenges and as an entrepreneurial means of generating income.
Sales of so-called “dumb phones,” like flip and slide phones, are on the rise among the younger generation.
Gen Z’s interest in flip phones is the latest in a series of obsessions young people have for the aesthetic of the 1990s and 2000s.
Environmental, social and governance investing, a form of responsible investing that aligns financial returns with positive environmental and social ones, has gained exponential popularity in recent years.
The criticisms faced by ESG projects are indicative of the growing polarization in the future profitability of the fossil fuel sector.
Research shows that uninsured people are more likely to get care later in pregnancy, and less care overall. This increases risks for mothers and babies.
Discontinuing expanded health-care funding will result in less prenatal care for uninsured patients, more health risks, higher costs to the health system, and moral distress for health-care providers.
AI chatbots are designed to convincingly sustain a conversation.
The user interfaces of AI chatbots, like ChatGPT, are designed to mimic natural human conversation. But in doing so, AI chatbots present as more trustworthy than they really are.
Roads require de-icing strategies in northern regions, but this practice has negative effects on aquatic biodiversity.
Although it has been considerably less studied than other environmental problems, salinization presents major challenges for biodiversity in freshwater and coastal areas.
Les routes nécessitent des stratégies de déglaçage dans les régions tempérées du nord, mais cette pratique a des effets négatifs sur la biodiversité aquatique.
Bien qu’elle ait été considérablement moins étudiée que d’autres problèmes environnementaux, la salinisation présente des défis majeurs pour la biodiversité des eaux douces et des zones côtières.
Reports about declining naturalizations belie the historical and political obstacles that prevent many migrants from becoming citizens.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Today’s immigrants — who mostly come from the Global South — face a system of ever more complex chutes and ladders when it comes to their status in Canada.
Les termes Web3 et Web 3.0 sont souvent utilisés de façon interchangeable, mais il s’agit de concepts différents.
Web3 est devenu un terme générique pour désigner la prochaine itération d’Internet. Mais qu’est-ce que cela signifie exactement ?
Students organize a walkout to protest sexual violence on campuses and to support survivors of sexual assault, in Kingston, Ont., at Queen’s University, in September 2021.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Lars Hagberg
A national framework to address and prevent sexual and gender-based violence at post-secondary institutions includes a tool to guide responses to victims, alleged perpetrators and the community.
The terms Web3 and Web 3.0 are often used interchangeably, but they are different concepts.
Web3 has become a catch-all term for the next iteration of the internet. But what does it mean exactly?
Women sew a quilt at the Quilting Bee Demonstration at the Canadian National Exhibition circa 1940.
(Canadian National Exhibition Archives)
Canadian women made an estimated 400,000 quilts during the Second World War. The quilts represent the forgotten story of Canadian women’s efforts during the war.
Immigrant women working in the care sector do the essential work many Canadians rely on, but low wages mean many need to work past retirement age.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Immigrant care workers are having to work into retirement age to make ends meet. The Canadian government must do more to support them.
Justice Paul Rouleau, who headed the Public Order Emergency Commission last year, tables his report on Monday about the inquiry’s findings into national security issues and the so-called Freedom Convoy.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Approaches to security issues in Canada today need to learn from the dire histories of what happens under the banner of national security.
Investing in non-profit programs that provide culturally-relevant education is important to children and families.
Early childhood education isn’t about warehousing children so adults can go to work. There is an ethical imperative to support a paradigm shift in how our society values educating young children.