Category Archives: Financial

Smartphone OS and security updates

Feb 16 2019 – Kevin Yaworski I stopped getting similar OS updates to the one in the image below on my Samsung Note 4 with Roger’s after two major updates or about two years and then stopped even getting security … Continue reading

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Unless It Changes, Capitalism Will Starve Humanity By 2050 – Forbes

(Credit: ZINIYANGE AUNTONY/AFP/Getty Images) — Feb 9th 2019 – Forbes plus added commentary. “Capitalism has generated massive wealth for some, but it’s devastated the planet and has failed to improve human well-being at scale.” “We are killing the earth as … Continue reading

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RCMP criminal investigation into Katz, Sheegl and Caspian over the Winnipeg Police HQ and Canada Post Building enters 5th year but no charges yet

Four years ago, RCMP raided the offices of Caspian Construction, the primary contractor on the police HQ project. The investigation into that project is ongoing. (CBC) Feb 12 2019 Collection of CBC articles and some important questions not asked or … Continue reading

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Bankrupt companies can’t avoid oil well cleanups, top court says

JEFF LEWIS ENVIRONMENT REPORTER PUBLISHED JANUARY 31, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/industry-news/energy-and-resources/article-bankrupt-energy-companies-cant-abandon-old-wells-supreme-court-says/

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Crypto chaos: From Vancouver to Halifax, tracing the mystery of Quadriga’s missing millions

Feb 8 2019 Interesting article from The Globe and Mail about Canada’s largest Crypto Currency brokerage before it was forced to suspend activity and shutdown leaving $850 Million frozen or lost. — Gerald Cotten built one of Canada’s biggest cryptocurrency … Continue reading

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Ranking current and previous US presidents impact on economy

Doin’ OK. – Photographer: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images Ranking the Trump Economy The current president boasts about the U.S. prosperity. But conditions improved more under his predecessors. (Even Carter.) https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2019-01-28/trump-economy-lags-clinton-s-obama-s-reagan-s-and-even-carter-s — Commentary and related Interesting comparisons of many economic indicators under … Continue reading

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Charitable Fraser Institute received $4.3 million in foreign funding since 2000

Aug 30th 2012 – Vancouver Observer Older article but if accurate is very conserning. https://www.vancouverobserver.com/politics/charitable-fraser-institute-received-43-million-foreign-funding-2000 Source Requires paying to access data so not able to confirm funding info. http://foundationcenter.org

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