Google adds indoor positioning to Android’s Find My Device

Enlarge If you’ve ever lost your Android phone, it’s usually a help to use Google’s “Find My Device” service to see the phone’s last known position on a map. As Google Maps get better and better, it makes sense to keep Find My Device up to date with the latest in mapping technology. With the […]

A Dubai-based retailer is reportedly gearing up to build the world’s largest indoor ski resort in China

Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah China is building the world’s largest indoor ski resort in Shanghai. The one milion square-foot project will have three different ski slopes and offer 25 non-skiing activities  The Chinese government is encouraging its citizens to take up skiing and other winter sports ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.  Skiers in Shanghai, China, […]

I grew basil and lettuce using this indoor smart garden — and the process was truly effortless

Gardening and growing your own plants is a rewarding activity, but it’s not the easiest practice to master, especially when you lack time or patience and when there are factors you can’t control such as amount of sunlight. The Click & Grow Smart Garden ($ 199.95) is a self-watering system that allows even the most […]

The internet is freaking out that an 11-foot alligator ended up in someone’s indoor pool — but the local police department says it’s ‘just a Florida thing’

DonkeyHotey/ Flickr A Sarasota couple awoke to find an 11-foot American alligator swimming in their indoor pool. The emergency responders seemed to enjoy removing the large animal in a video that’s since gone viral.  The Sarasota Sheriff department tweeted “Understand it’s just a #FloridaThing!” Living in Florida means living with the possibility that just about anything […]

Damian Warner in medal position at indoor track and field worlds

Damian Warner attained personal and season bests and sits second ahead of Friday’s final event in the two-day heptathlon at the world indoor track and field championships. The London, Ont., native began the day in Birmingham, U.K., with a season-best 6.74-second clocking to win his 60-metre heat and match his PB from the Athletics Ontario […]

Watch the IAAF World Indoor Track & Field Championships

Click on the video player to watch live action from the IAAF World Indoor Track & Field Championships. Competition continues Friday at 4:50 a.m. ET. Eight Canadians are in action Friday, led by 2016 Olympic decathlon bronze medallist Damian Warner, who is competing in the heptathlon this week. Canadian-record holder Brittany Crew will compete in the […]

Canada has 'highly competitive' team at indoor track and field worlds

Crystal Emmanuel arrived at her second world indoor track and field championships in good health, though an inconsistent training schedule due to injury has tempered the sprinter’s expectations. Still, the Canadian-record holder in the outdoor 200 metres is confident she can threaten her indoor personal best of 7.23 seconds in the 60m event on Friday […]

The Promise of Indoor, Hurricane-Proof ‘Vertical’ Farms

Federico Marques feared the worst for his farm as he watched live coverage of Hurricane Harvey ravaging fields across the Gulf Coast and inundating every pocket of Houston. Marques was trapped at home during Harvey and could only monitor his crops from his couch, anxiously viewing footage from the farm’s single working indoor camera. “We […]