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Why the World's Biggest Banks Are Feng Shui-ing Themselves

Sara Graham | Posted 04.27.2015 | Canada Business
Sara Graham

Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo, have all integrated the core principles of Feng Shui into urban planning. And so it goes that the cities naturally become more attractive to urban dwellers and investors. The latter being key to economic growth.

How Yelp Turned a Bumpy Decade Into a Strong Future

Jeff Quipp | Posted 12.06.2014 | Canada Business
Jeff Quipp

For the first time since Yelp became a publicly traded company, it reported a profit (Q2 of 2014). Today, its valuation sits around $5 billion, and boasts a monthly average of 138 million unique visitors. And while Yelp faces competition from some pretty heavy hitters -- Google, for one -- the future of the company looks promising.

How eBay Can Help You Pay the Bills

Andrew Tai | Posted 09.22.2014 | Canada Business
Andrew Tai

Selling on eBay can be an exercise in futility -- especially if you don't know what you're doing and why. However, if you just stop looking at the website as just some after-work hobby, you might actually be able to turn it into a real business with good money behind it.

The Future (According to Corporations)

Robert Bolton | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Business
Robert Bolton

Future scenarios should be thought of as being in perpetual draft form; they should be rewritten constantly and thought about critically -- always in the condition of workshopping. Questions about how things like new technologies ought to exist are matters of vital social consequence. They are political decisions; questions that we should all be engaging.

How One Man's All Nighter Could Save The Planet

Russ Blinch | Posted 10.17.2013 | Canada Business
Russ Blinch

Anyone can pull an all nighter. What student hasn't done this and produced some whiz bang of a term paper the next morning. No big deal right? So this Elon Musk guy works all night and whacks out a 57-page report detailing the Hyperloop, a souped up hovercraft in a tube allowing the great unwashed to travel at the speed of sound from one city to the next, powered by the sun, all for $20 a shot. Big whoop.

Watch: Connected Consumers Are Forcing Retailers To Innovate

Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Business

Darrell MacMullin has seen the rise of a empowered consumer marketplace that is emboldened by all the tools at their disposal. The challenge for retai...

PayPal Exploring Space Money

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.27.2013 | Canada Travel

NEW YORK — PayPal wants to explore space — or at least begin to figure out how payments and commerce will work beyond Earth's realm once space tra...

PayPal Entangled In Robocall Probe

CP | Posted 05.06.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A company that provides an online payment service has gotten tangled in a widening probe into alleged dirty tricks used in last year's feder...

PayPal The Latest Player In Robocalls Scandal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2012 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A company that provides an online payment service has gotten tangled in a widening probe into alleged dirty tricks used in last year's feder...

Financial Firms' Blockade Works: WikiLeaks Stops Publication Over Money Woes

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada Business

LONDON - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Monday that financial problems may lead to the closure of the notorious secret-spilling site at the end...