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Heavyweights Uber, Foodora in separate battles that could impact gig economy

Hearings are underway in two precedent-setting battles over the future of the Canadian gig economy and workers’ rights, with the practices of two of the sector’s biggest heavyweights — Uber and Foodora — under scrutiny. The Supreme Court heard opening arguments Wednesday in an appeal that will determine whether Uber can require drivers to lodge…

Pelicans could open season in Toronto without injured No. 1 pick

The start of the Zion Williamson era in New Orleans will have to wait. The Pelicans’ No. 1 overall pick will miss a “period of weeks” to start the regular season because of a right knee injury, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Friday. It’s not clear how Williamson suffered the injury, but on Thursday the…

This Missing Feature Could Dent Apple's iPhone 11 Sales

The latest Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhones have arrived. The Cupertino giant claims they’re faster than before, thanks to the A13 Bionic processor; will last longer; and can shoot better pictures, because Apple has finally caught up with the triple-camera trend. What’s more, potential buyers of the iPhone 11 lineup will have new color options to choose…

N.W.T. faces lawsuit over health data breach that could affect all residents

The Northwest Territories is facing a lawsuit over a stolen laptop containing medical files that could include information on every resident in the territory. “I would be surprised if it’s anything less than 100 per cent,” said Steven Cooper, an Edmonton lawyer who has filed a statement of claim in the N.W.T. Supreme Court. “The…