By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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News: Infinity Ward evacuated following bomb threat

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare developer Infinity Ward's Los Angeles HQ was yesterday evacuated due to a bomb threat, reports Kotaku. One employee told the site that police arrived at the studio requesting More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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Talking horses and perfect faces: The rise of virtual celebrities

A different kind of internet celebrity is emerging; virtual characters that talk on YouTube or pose on Instagram like living, breathing people. Is this the dawn of a new breed of star? Kizuna AI has 2.3 million More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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Leafs not frustrated after dropping tilted game to Lightning

TAMPA, Fla. — If you’re the Toronto Maple Leafs, you can look at this a couple different ways. You can look at the scoreboard and what is now an eight-point deficit to the Tampa Bay Lightning in the More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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Five places to go in Jerusalem

By Amy Tara KochThe New York Times Wed., Dec. 12, 2018 In the city centre, just a 15-minute walk from the cobblestone alleys of the Old City of Jerusalem, trendy restaurants and boutiques — even coffee More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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Opinion: How Crash Team Racing Beat Mario Kart at Its Own Game

What made the original Crash Team Racing the superior kart racing game of its generation?  More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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Wales first minister appoints his top team

Wales’ new Labour first minister Mark Drakeford has announced his government team after taking up the top job. Rebecca Evans and Eluned Morgan are promoted to cabinet as finance minister and international More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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John Henry Jackson was a quarterback, restaurateur and pioneer

John Henry Jackson came to Toronto to play football. He had thought about returning home to Columbus, Ga. when his NCAA career at Indiana University ended in 1959, but Argos head coach Lou Agase called and invited More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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Climate change: 'Hell to pay' if COP24 talks fail

Amid impassioned pleas for progress, negotiators at the UN climate talks in Poland are facing the final day with many issues undecided. Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed said there would be “hell More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse weaves a tangled but tantalizing web

One of the many great things about recently departed Marvel Comics guru Stan Lee (RIP) was his willingness to play around with his creations. Smilin’ Stan liked to colour outside the comic-book lines and More...

By SLPundit On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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How Big Data Can Help in Disaster Response

With nearly 10,000 people killed and more than 95 million affected, 2017 sadly marked a record-breaking year for natural disasters worldwide, ranging from Hurricane Harvey and the massive earthquake in Mexico More...