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Shaw president: arrival of Apple's iPhone has changed Freedom's business model

Shaw president: arrival of Apple's iPhone has changed Freedom's business model

The arrival of Apple devices at Freedom Mobile last month has transformed the way it's competing against Canada's three big national wireless carriers, Shaw Communications said Thursday after it reported a big boost in wireless subscribers in the qua
Financial firm outsourcing increasing risk of cyber-attacks: IIAC

Financial firm outsourcing increasing risk of cyber-attacks: IIAC

TORONTO — The head of the Investment Industry Association of Canada says the risk of cyberattacks is being amplified by the significant outsourcing done by investment dealers and asset managers.

Florida House: Hand over records from Emeril's show now

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida House is demanding the producer of a television show hosted by celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse to turn over records in five days or risk hefty fines and even jail.

Rail joint cracks led to Saskatchewan potash train derailment: TSB

WINNIPEG — An investigation has concluded that cracks in a rail joint ultimately led to the derailment of a freight train carrying potash east of Saskatoon last fall.
Local governments won't say what they're offering Amazon

Local governments won't say what they're offering Amazon

PHILADELPHIA — State and local governments have been more than happy to play up the amenities they think make their locations the best choice for Amazon's second headquarters.
Stevie Wonder wows crowd on 'smart' piano at tech show

Stevie Wonder wows crowd on 'smart' piano at tech show

LAS VEGAS — Trying to distinguish your product among the thousands at the CES gadget show is no easy feat, so it helps when music legend Stevie Wonder pays an unexpected visit.
Cindy Crawford recreates iconic Super Bowl ad 26 years later

Cindy Crawford recreates iconic Super Bowl ad 26 years later

NEW YORK — Cindy Crawford is heading back to the Super Bowl: The model has recreated her iconic 1992 Super Bowl ad for Pepsi, now featuring her 18-year-old son. Crawford recently filmed the commercial, which will debut at Super Bowl 52 on Feb. 4.
Insurance coverage concerns may leave Uber's expansion to Winnipeg at curb

Insurance coverage concerns may leave Uber's expansion to Winnipeg at curb

WINNIPEG — The ride-hailing company Uber is considering giving Winnipeg a pass over concerns about insurance rates its drivers may have to pay to operate.
China's new Silk Road hits political, financial hurdles

China's new Silk Road hits political, financial hurdles

BEIJING — China's plan for a modern Silk Road of railways, ports and other facilities linking Asia with Europe hit a $14 billion pothole in Pakistan. Pakistan's relations with Beijing are so close that officials call China their "Iron Brother.
'Don't shop for the cheapest car': tips on the smart way to buy used

'Don't shop for the cheapest car': tips on the smart way to buy used

TORONTO — Sales of new vehicles may have hit a record high, surpassing the two-million mark for the first time last year, but the majority of consumers are still projected to buy used primarily for one key reason: cost savings.