How to Save $500,000 in 15 Years

If you haven’t begun saving for retirement, you’re not alone. More than half of Americans have less than $10,000 saved for their golden years, according to a 2017 GOBankingRates study. However, being so far behind in savings does not doom you to poverty. Even if you are relatively far along in your work life — […]

Could These High-Flying Tech Stocks Start Paying a Dividend?

Many investors, young and old, love their dividends. And in the age of low-interest rates, many older investors are no doubt turning to dividend stocks for both income and growth. One area in which these investors may have a difficult time investing is the tech space. In the tech industry companies can be reluctant to […]

Alberta Students Innovate at Edmonton Robotics Competition

Robots and Lego make for a killer combination — one that hundreds of students made use of Saturday to put their problem solving skills to the test. About 500 students from across Alberta gathered at NAIT for the First Lego League robotics competition, where they were tasked with building and designing robots to take on […]

Computers are Getting Better Than Humans at Reading

The robots are coming, and they can read. Artificial intelligence programs built by Alibaba (BABA) and Microsoft (MSFT) have beaten humans on a Stanford University reading comprehension test. “This is the first time that a machine has outperformed humans on such a test,” Alibaba said in a statement Monday. The test was devised by artificial […]

Lexus US Execs Want the LF-1 Limitless Concept or Something Like it

Many years ago, Mercedes-Benz counted many blue moons debating about and then hinting at a full-sized SUV, before the GLS-Class arrived in 2007 (known then as the GL-Class). After that, Audi and BMW each grabbed a gilded handle on The Waffler’s Cup, equivocating for years about a Q8 and an X7, respectively; both of those […]

GNC Shares Soar 50% After Bullish Outlook, But Analysts Have Reservations

GNC Holdings Inc. shares soared an eye-popping 51.6% in Thursday trading after the company gave a premarket profit outlook that exceeds expectations. But Deutsche Bank analysts warn that there could be trouble ahead for the health and performance-products chain. “GNC continues to face structural challenges, including greater competitive pressure within the vitamin/supplement category from both […]

Disney Parks’ Most Coveted Jobs, According to Cast Members

There’s so much you can learn from an Ask Reddit thread, especially if you’re a Disney fan. Users on a subreddit were asked what the best job at a Disney park is, and many park insiders had some advice for prospective applicants. It may come as a surprise, but the top comment on the thread, […]

Edmonton’s Ice District skates towards construction milestone

From Glen Scott’s corner office on the 22nd floor of the Bell Tower, he has a front row seat to the progress in Edmonton’s Ice District. “As you can see we’re inching along out there,” said the president of Katz Group Real Estate. Outside his window construction continues on a mixed-use skyscraper, which includes the […]