B.C.-made material to be used by Max Space, NASA for habitats on moon

A small West Coast company is helping astronauts return to the moon in 2026. ALUULA Composites has signed on to provide its durable, lightweight fabric to build space habitats. The Max Space inflatables can be transported in very small packages and then expanded to create a much larger workspace. “Max Space is doing the design … Read more

Trump VP pick J.D. Vance supports Big Tech antitrust crackdown

Former President Donald Trump’s vice presidential pick J.D. Vance has openly praised the work of Federal Trade Commission Chair Lina Khan, a sign that the agency’s broad approach to antitrust enforcement could enjoy some level of support from a second Trump administration. Vance, a Republican senator from Ohio, joined the presidential ticket on Monday at the Republican National … Read more

Intuit to close Edmonton office as global tech firm cuts 1,800 jobs across operations

TurboTax-parent Intuit said on Wednesday it will let go of about 1,800 employees, or 10 per cent of its workforce, as it looks to focus on its artificial intelligence-powered tax preparation software and other financial products. The company, which has invested heavily in providing generative AI powered accounting and tax preparation tools for small and … Read more

Shadowy ad cartel that targeted news outlets faces legal firestorm after bombshell House report

At least two Republican state attorneys general are weighing possible legal action against members of a shadowy cabal that reportedly controls 90% of global marketing spending following allegations that they colluded to withhold ad dollars from conservative outlets, The Post has learned. The Global Alliance for Responsible Media was accused of leading a coordinated effort … Read more

SpaceX Falcon 9 suffers malfunction, imperiling Starlink satellite mission

A second-stage engine on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket suffered a malfunction in space Thursday night that imperiled its payload of Starlink satellites, the first failure in more than seven years of a rocket the global space industry relies on. Roughly an hour after Falcon 9 lifted off from the Vandenberg Space Force Base in California on … Read more

Shari Redstone flashes big smile as she jets into Sun Valley for ‘summer camp for billionaires’ after Paramount deal

Billionaire Shari Redstone was all smiles Tuesday as she joined other business, tech and media moguls who jetted into Sun Valley, Idaho, ahead of Allen & Co.’s annual “summer camp for billionaires.” The energetic Redstone, wearing a red blazer and sunglasses, was among the first to arrive at the conference – known as a hotbed … Read more

Apple Watch to have larger screen, other upgrades in Series 10 models: report

Apple is poised to incorporate a larger screen size and some other upgrades when the tech giant releases its Series 10 smartwatch, according to Bloomberg. The outlet reported on Sunday that the planned upgrades for the two Apple Watch Series 10 models may be linked to the smartwatch celebrating its upcoming 10-year anniversary.  The change in screen size … Read more

Hamilton students heading to Iceland to map caves with a drone, hoping their invention will be used in space

A team of McMaster University students in Hamilton will soon head to Iceland, where they’ll camp out by a series of underground lava tubes they plan to map with a drone.  The drone uses hardware and software designed by the undergraduate students, who hope their tech will one day be used in space exploration to specially map underground areas in … Read more

Peter Thiel-backed ‘Olympics on steroids’ looks to raise $300M

The Peter Thiel-backed company that plans to stage an Olympics-style event in which athletes are encouraged to use performance-enhancing substances is in talks to raise around $300 million, according to a report. Christian Angermayer, a co-founder of the Enhanced Games, told Bloomberg News that initial discussions have been held with several potential investors, including sovereign … Read more

Jeff Bezos To Sell Amazon Shares for The Second Time This Year as Stock Price Surges to Record Levels

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos will sell 25 million company shares worth nearly $5 billion, according to a July 2, after-market hours regulatory filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The stock price reached a record high of $200.20 on the same day. In February, Bezos sold almost $8.5 billion worth of Amazon shares. The … Read more