Day: November 12, 2021

Sport

Champions League: Bayern and Juve book last-16 places, Lille stun Sevilla

Robert Lewandowski scored a hat-trick and missed a penalty as Bayern Munich eased into the Champions League last 16 with a 5-2 home win against Benfica. Benfica saw an early goal disallowed before two goals in six minutes from Lewandowski and Serge Gnabry put the hosts in charge. Morato pulled a goal back for the […]

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Business

Sun Life Q3 profit climbs from year ago on new business, AUM growth

Sun Life Financial (SLF.TO) on Wednesday beat analyst estimates for third-quarter core profit, which rose from a year earlier due to a rise in new business and as assets under management increased from a year earlier. Underlying profit at Canada’s second-largest life insurer was C$902 million ($728 million), or C$1.54 a share, in the three […]

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Technology

This company is making digital humans to serve the metaverse

In a stark white browser tab, Sam — a young blonde woman with perfectly shaped lips — asks me for the solution to 2+2. I immediately think of the infamous Star Trek: The Next Generation episode in which a tortured Captain Picard is shown four lights. If he admits there are five lights, the ordeal […]

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News

After Noticing Lack of Good Sticks At Park, Dad Turns Old Tree Branches into ‘Stick Library’ for Neighborhood Dogs

Dogs may be man’s best friend, but let’s not forget that a faithful fetching stick is a dog’s other best friend if you don’t have a tennis ball at hand. So when 59-year-old Andrew Taylor noticed that there was a lack of good sticks at his local park, he decided to take matters into his […]

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