West White Rose Extension Project To Get… H/T CBC

Sources say Husky has decided to build a concrete gravity structure at Argentia. Sources tell CBC News that Husky Energy is just weeks away from officially sanctioning the long-awaited West White Rose extension project, with...

There’s A Beer For That: Best P.E.I. Pints… H/T CBC

'Winter makes you think of or want beers that are rich, dark, and will warm your innards'. As winter set in, my weekly social media callout to Islanders asking for suggestions for fun activities to...

The Atlantic Link Project: What’s Next? – H/T TH

Last month, Halifax-based energy and services company Emera announced the initiation of their solicitation process for clean energy to be bundled with transmission capacity on the proposed Atlantic Link project.

Solar-Powered, Bus-Stop Ads Arriving In Moncton

4 shelters with solar-powered advertizing have been in operation for a week. Solar-powered advertising on four new bus shelters is expected to save Codiac Transpo money on energy costs says Marie-Claire Pierce, the transit organization's senior transit planner.

‘Sketchy’ High School Wi-Fi Inspires Teens To Design… H/T CBC

OffNet allows users to search the internet on their phones without using Wi-Fi or data. Some tech-savvy teenagers from Fall River, N.S., have designed a cellphone app that can help you get essential information from the...

Charlottetown Game Developer Receives Funding… H/T CBC

Queen Bee Games is getting $230,000 from the Canada Media Fund. The husband-wife team behind Charlottetown's Queen Bee Games is working on a new project, thanks to some financial help from the Canada Media Fund.

Fredericton Businesses Get Export Help

Six companies part of pilot-project to help them break into export market. A new pilot program is being launched next month to help New Brunswick businesses break into the export business.

UNB Scientist Wins Top Research Award… H/T CBC

University of New Brunswick researcher recognized for work in building better, more intuitive, prostheses. A top health research prize has been awarded to a University of New Brunswick scientist who is quite literally bridging the gap between man and...

Retail Sales Rebound On P.E.I.

Retail sales on P.E.I. bounced back in September, rejuvenating a trend that goes back to last year. Statistics Canada reported seasonally-adjusted sales were $185,063,000 in September, the biggest month ever, and up almost $7 million...

Cyber Attack Damages Cost 10-20x More Than Expected

Long Story Short The costs most commonly associated with security compromises amount to less than 5 percent of the business impact, according to Deloitte Advisory. While the fines, litigation fees and cost to improve cyber security...