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This Lego controller lets you fly a flock of drones

Lego’s Creative Play Lab has teamed up with the Human Media Lab at Queen’s University in Canada to create a truly unique Lego set. Guests at the Lego World Expo in Copenhagen can create their own Lego drone controller and control a group of drones in real time. Read more… More about Technology, Games, Mashable…

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Darren Eliot’s Olympic Memories: Part I (VIDEO)

He talks about his experience with Team Canada in 1984 https://www.foxsports.com/detroit/story/darren-eliots-olympic-memories-part-i-video-021418 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Preview: Panthers could have Roberto Luongo back in net for showdown against Canucks

The Florida Panthers continue their trek through western Canada when they take on the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night. https://www.foxsports.com/florida/story/florida-panthers-at-vancouver-canucks-preview-wednesday-february-14-021418 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Hiding meth in a burrito is no way to treat a burrito

It’s hard to find decent Mexican food in Canada. We’re lousy with Taco Bells and, out west at least, we’ve got Taco Time. But these are just chains offering a cartoon version of the real deal. The first time I went for burritos with friends in San Fransisco’s Mission District, I damn near cried. The…

GM’s Maven ‘personal mobility brand’ drives into Canada

General Motors’ Maven “personal mobility brand” is adding car-sharing services in Toronto, Canada. This marks the first time that Maven has offered its services outside of the United States. The post GM’s Maven ‘personal mobility brand’ drives into Canada appeared first on Digital Trends. Stephen Edelstein https://www.digitaltrends.com/cars/gm-maven-mobility-brand-expands-to-chicago-boston-dc/ www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport…

Returning A Lost Sheep To The NASA Fold

About three weeks ago, we reported that a satellite enthusiast in Canada found an unexpected signal among his listening data. It was a satellite, and upon investigation it turned out to be NASA’s IMAGE satellite, presumed dead since a power failure in 2005 interrupted its mission to survey the Earth’s magnetosphere. This story is old…

Frank and Oak picks up $16 million Series C

 Frank and Oak, the direct-to-consumer clothing brand based out of Canada, is today announcing the close of a $16 million USD Series C funding round led by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, with participation from Goodwater Capital and Investissement Québec. Frank and Oak launched in 2012 offering personalized menswear, with a recommendations newsletter…

Google’s Pixel Buds are now available in the UK, Australia, and Germany

Google’s Pixel Buds were only available in the US and Canada when they first launched last fall, and now they’re making their way to Australia, Germany, and the United Kingdom, via Android Police. As noted in our review, they’re not the best wireless headphones out there, although the Google Assistant integration is still top notch,…

Stunning and Modern Residence Designed for a Couple in their Seventies

This stunning contemporary residence is located in Scotch Cove, a cove in East Chester, Nova Scotia, in Canada. It was designed by Susan Fitzgerald of the Halifax based firm FBM Architecture | Interior Design in 2017 and covers a total ground area of 2,560 square feet. The home was designed for a couple in their…

Eat Bugs? Call Them Cheap, Nutritious Lobsters

While people in the United States, Canada and Europe may not consider insects food, they’re a staple for 2 billion people worldwide, according to the United Nations. https://www.webmd.com/diet/news/20180205/eat-bugs-call-them-cheap-nutritious-lobsters?src=RSS_PUBLIC www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Ducks look to snap tiny losing skid vs. Maple Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs and the Anaheim Ducks meet Monday night at the Air Canada Centre after a humbling weekend. https://www.foxsports.com/san-diego/story/ducks-look-to-snap-tiny-losing-skid-vs-maple-leafs-020518 www.big4all.org #news #info #photo #pictures #world #health #sport #business #gadgets #space #nature #social #follow

Melania Trump, Nikki Haley, Kate Upton: Broadsheet for Feb. 2

Good morning, Broadsheet readers and happy Groundhog Day! Mika Brzezinski takes Michael Wolff to school, Donald Trump unwittingly unearths an Aflac ad starring his wife, and Canada shows even greater commitment to gender parity. Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this morning and predicts six more weeks of winter–stay warm this weekend! EVERYONE’S TALKING [bs_bullet_primary] On…

Good news: Facebook usership declined in the US and Canada for the first time ever

For the first time ever Facebook usership declined in the US and Canada, from 185 million in Q3 of 2017 to Q4 of 2018. Could it be that people are wising up to the fact that Facebook is a depressing, computational-propaganda-spewing, personal-data-abusing, walled-in cesspool of little value to anyone but shareholders, advertisers, and election throwers?…

How to Livestream the Super Blue Blood Moon on Wednesday

The Super Blue Blood Moon eclipse is set to happen on January 31st. According to Space.com, the eclipse should be visible in-person by people in California, western Canada, Hawaii, Alaska, Australia, and eastern Asia, weather permitting. However, if you live somewhere else, catching the eclipse in action might be a bit more challenging. The Super…

Find LGBTQ-Friendly Cities With Destination Pride

You don’t want to live in a place that doesn’t respect you as a person. Destination Pride, built by PFLAG Canada and ad agency FCB/SIX, rates cities around the world based on the legal rights and protections they give to LGBTQ people. While it’s packaged as a vacation rater, it’s more useful when choosing where…

Make America Eight Again: U.S. drops to #8 on “Best Countries” list

Switzerland, Japan, Germany, Britain and Canada are the best places to live, reports U.S. News and World Report, with the USA lurking back in number 8. This is the second straight year that the U.S. has dropped in the rankings. In 2017, the U.S. came in 7th place. Switzerland came in at the top spot…