Tech update: Clock ticking for Canada’s EV battery industry

As extreme weather fueled by climate change continues to wreak havoc, experts stress the need to move away from gasoline and diesel-powered vehicles. Electric vehicles (EVs), they say, will contribute significantly to the reduction of global greenhouse gases. A new report of two Canadian research groups say we have a short window to be a … Read more

Bitcoin investment is far too risky for most portfolios

Many cryptocurrency enthusiasts believe that bitcoin is “digital gold,” a major new asset class that provides attractive expected returns, a durable store of value, and diversification. But since last fall, the cryptocurrency has failed to do any of that. Instead, its price has dropped like a digital stone, losing around two-thirds of its value. From … Read more