Trump is doing nothing to mitigate the problem. Just the opposite. A man accused by multiple women of sexual misbehavior, he seems to take special delight in denigrating women, especially House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.), Rep. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileSony launched its new “flagship” Digital Single Lens Reflex camera today, the Alpha 900, the company’s first real entry into the professional still camera market. (Sony, of course, has dominated the professional video camera market for the past 20 years and has had a strong presence in the consumer point and shoot market.)Canon, Sony’s chief rival, has been the camera of choice for many professionals since their cameras went digital, with Nikon a close second. Website, a simple flash animation of a moon and a camera body with the slogan “Destined Evolution.” The UK site has a floating Canon camera body plugging the “future of photography.” There is plenty of online speculation that Canon will soon launch a new version of its EOS 5D, the company’s second level professional camera.Somehow, the advertising and promotion people at both Sony and Canon seem to be inspired by a 40 year old movie, 2001 A Space Odyssey.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA new research project designed to study the link between mental health and homelessness is giving more than 1,300 people across Canada a chance for a roof over their head.The At Home research project, launched Monday by the Mental Health Commission of Canada, hopes to determine the value of providing housing first and then following it with rehabilitation and treatment for those who are homeless and mentally ill.Altogether 1,350 people in Moncton, Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg and Vancouver will be provided housing, and close to 1,000 other people will be provided health and social services but won’t receive housing.Researchers will track both groups to assess the comparative success of each method.What are some of the other ways Canadian institutions can fight homelessness?Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.