Glowing online reviews for Bell smartphone app were written by Bell employees
Launching new products in the age of online customer reviews can be hard, especially when those products are not particularly good. A handful of Bell Canada employees tried to preempt backlash against a new mobile app released Nov. 18 by flooding the ...

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National Post

Canada's Olympic curling golds were overshadowed by hockey ? sorry about that
National Post
No year of sports writing ever ends without regrets, and topping my 2014 list ? even ahead of being elsewhere when GM Mike Gillis and coach John Tortorella were jettisoned by the Vancouver Canucks, and Jim Benning and Willie Desjardins were hired to ...
Cam Cole: On second thought, curling got short shrift at Sochi OlympicsCanada.com
Hockey casts long shadowSaskatoon StarPhoenix
On second thought: Curling got short shrift at Sochi OlympicsRegina Leader-Post

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Toronto Star

Nine Canadians make Dublin IMPAC Literary Award long list
Toronto Star
?I've never been on a big fiction jury before, a big novel prize,? said Pullinger from London, where she lives while teaching creative writing and digital media at Bath Spa University. ?The books are nominated by librarians so it's a much, much more ...

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