Ryan Fry's continued off-ice improvement showing on the ice

His curling comeback couldn't have gone much better.  In his first two games back with Team Brad Jacobs after taking an indefinite leave to work on personal growth, Ryan Fry was nearly perfect.  Fry last played as a substitute at a World Curling Tour event in Red Deer, Alta., last November. He was ejected with […]

Sears hopes to sell its home improvement business to Service.com

Bankrupt retailer Sears announced that it’s seeking permission to sell its home improvement division to a key rival partly responsible for its downfall. Pending trustee approval, it will sell the business to Service.com, an Airbnb-like service that helps home owners find contractors, for $ 60 million. Sears Home Services is considered to be one of […]

Re-testing the MacBook Pro: Apple’s firmware update led to a big improvement

Enlarge / The 2018 MacBook Pro from the front. Prospective buyers of the 2018 MacBook Pro were faced with a dilemma shortly after the device launched. Reports emerged that the machine experienced heavy throttling and wildly inconsistent performance under heavy, sustained load—especially when both the CPU and GPU were being taxed simultaneously. Early speculation suggested […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling sees improvement following week of bad data

The pound has improved against the euro following last week’s figures hitting as low as 1.143 on Wednesday. This was following disappointing unemployment figures from the Eurozone which saw the exchange rate take a tumble. Today, the UK exchange rate has seen improvement with the pound currently trading against the euro at 1.147. This is […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Improvement from sterling following stagnated week

The pound is currently trading against the euro at £1.144 as of this morning. This is a slight improvement from yesterday’s figures of £1.143 but remains steady as the week goes on. Following a lack of news regarding the process of leaving Brexit in March 2019, the exchange rate has managed to hold on to […]

Daily Podcast: Could Black Panther Get A Best Picture Nom? Star Wars, Michael Bay, Home Improvement & More

On the March 7, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and senior writer Ben Pearson to talk about the latest news, including John Boyega’s Star Wars future, a Home Improvement reboot, Michael Bay’s next films and Christopher Nolan on Black Panther. You can subscribe […]

All-Seeing Eye: Google working with Pentagon on using AI for drone improvement

Ubiquitous IT giant Google has silently inked a partnership with the Department of Defense to militarize artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies, reinvigorating fears of a Terminator-style apocalyptic scenario. Google has been secretly working with the Pentagon in order to help its 1,100-strong fleet of drones to detect images, faces, and behavioral patterns, and plans […]

Russian and US ambassadors discuss improvement of bilateral relations

Relations between Washington and Moscow cannot be “instantly” improved, and this process requires much effort from both sides, Russian Ambassador to the US Anatoly Antonov told Russian media after meeting with US Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman on Thursday. The diplomats discussed joint steps towards better ties and analyzed “issues of bilateral concern.” Antonov says […]

REGGIE BUSH: The College Football Playoff is an improvement but it’s still flawed

Reggie Bush was a star college football player for USC. Here’s what he thinks about the College Football Playoff. Following is a transcript of the video Reggie Bush: I think it’s a step in the right direction, but, four-team playoff is not the answer. I’ve always said I think it should be the top ten teams. […]