Tag Archives: New Reality

The 5-minute shopping spree. How robots are turbo-charging your online orders – National

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7:54 Is Canada keeping up with automation? Is Canada keeping up with automation? Grocery giant Sobeys has bet on big tech with a massive new warehouse in Vaughan, Ont. Its robotic, automated warehouse is the only one of its kind in Canada, and it’s the launching pad for automated online …

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‘It’s our duty’: How giving Canadians a basic income can improve health and reduce costs – National

‘It’s our duty’: How giving Canadians a basic income can improve health and reduce costs - National

One of the pillars of the federal government’s coronavirus response — the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit, or CERB — is leading to calls for a permanent basic income support program in Canada. Jessie Golem, a Hamilton, Ont., resident, is among those championing such an initiative. Golem was part of …

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The New Reality: Physiotherapy to come back as hybrid model in Nova Scotia – Lethbridge

Many clinics have hand sanitizer available for clients to use upon entry.

Physiotherapy is a hands-on practice. Physiotherapists often help patients by manipulating joints and guiding stretches, but when they were mandated to shut down in late March by the Nova Scotia Government, the industry decided to try something new — Telehealth. “It’s honestly not something I’d ever thought about,” says physiotherapist …

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The New Reality: COVID-19 produces drive-thru revival

The New Reality: COVID-19 produces drive-thru revival

This is the fifth in a series of stories looking at the new reality of life during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Maritimes. You can find the full series here.  Whether it’s a date or a family outing, going to the movies is a popular form of entertainment that is …

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‘Everybody can relate’: Meet the B.C. woman rating the world’s Skype setups

‘Everybody can relate’: Meet the B.C. woman rating the world’s Skype setups

How good is your home Skype setup? Is it as good as Hilary Clinton’s? Thanks to one B.C. woman’s now-viral social media project, there’s a yardstick to compare them. Jessie Bahrey is the mind behind Room Rater, a Twitter account capitalizing on the fact that many newsmakers, celebrities and journalists …

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