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How Far Can You Be From Timmies?

You're never more than 107 miles from McDonald's in the lower 48 states. The Canadian Climate Change Scenarios Network gives you some raw material for exp...
September 26, 2009

Counting Down to a New Thunderbird

As Blake posted recently, a new beta of Thunderbird 3 is available, and the full release is coming up fast — congratulations!
September 26, 2009

Why Don’t Students Like School?

Why don’t students like school? It isn’t a rhetorical question—at least, not to cognitive psychologist Daniel Willingham, who writes a column for American E...
September 26, 2009

Bakka Is Moving (soon)

Congratulations to the folks at Bakka Phoenix, Canada’s best SF bookstore, who have acquired new digs just a few minutes from campus. They’re not moving ‘til...
September 26, 2009

Google Public Sector

A small beginning, but hopefully it will lead to bigger things: Most people reach government and other public sector websites by using Google and other searc...
September 24, 2009