World of Warcraft

'The Killing' Is Killed. Again

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver film and TV production took a hit Tuesday when AMC announced they were cancelling "The Killing." If the news sounds familiar, that's beca...

Could 'World Of Warcraft' Save Hollywood North?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The film adaptation of the popular online game "World of Warcraft" is set to film in the Vancouver area, a production that one observer says could sav...

15 Strangest Musical Appearances In Commercials

Huffington Post Music Canada | Anne T Donahue | Posted 01.10.2013 | Canada Music

These days it's not enough for musicians to simply make music. If you're Jay-Z you buy an ownership stake in a basketball team, if you're Sleater-K...

The Hyperbole That Caused Global H5N1 Hysteria

Jason Tetro | Posted 08.22.2012 | Canada
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg It all started back in September of 2011 when Dr. Ron Fouchier of Erasmus Medical Center gave a talk in Malta on his experiments with H5N1. A few out of context statements later, the world was facing a panic about a "doomsday pandemic" that didn't exist. Today the article that caused so much panic and dismay has been published and the world now has a chance to see what all the fuss was about.

CRTC Tells Rogers To Fix Game Throttling Problem

CBC | Posted 11.16.2011 | Canada Business

The CRTC has asked Rogers to "address and resolve" a problem that may result in online video games being unintentionally slowed down on its network. ...

Rogers Admits It May Be Throttling Games

CBC | Posted 11.06.2011 | Canada Business

Rogers has acknowledged that World of Warcraft is not the only online game or application that may be inadvertently targeted and slowed down by its ne...

Rogers Told To Come Clean On How It Slows Online Video Games

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.26.2012 | Canada Business

Canada's telecommunications regulator has asked media giant Rogers Communications to spell out in detail how it is using the controversial practice of...

Gamers’ Group On Traffic Throttling: CRTC Ignoring Consumer Protection Laws

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.22.2011 | Canada Business

Update at bottom: Rogers says it's in "full compliance" with consumer protection laws A newly formed group representing video game enthusiasts has ...