Day: 12 June 2021

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Note a margine: “Amandoti”, l’ultima perla dei CCCP

Per la nostra rubrica musicale: “Amandoti”, l’ultima perla dei CCCP Fedeli Alla Linea.

Nel 1990 esce “Epica Etica Etnica Pathos”, ultimo atto dei CCCP Fedeli Alla Linea, che contiene un brano destinato a diventare una pietra miliare della canzone italiana: “Amandoti”.  Il brano, in realtà, resterà di nicchia per molti anni, finché nel 2004…

Nello sfondo del podcast, il retro di copertina di “Epica Etica Etnica Pathos”. Alla realizzazione dell’album contribuirono anche gli ex Litfiba Gianni Maroccolo (basso), Francesco Magnelli (tastiere) e Ringo De Palma (batteria) che morì pochi mesi dopo la fine delle registrazioni, a soli 26 anni.  

Qui di seguito, tutti i links delle precedenti “Note a margine”:  (more…)

Covid-19 Updates English News Updates

Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide

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Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of June 12, 2021 at 4:15pm EST.

On Saturday, health officials in Canada logged just under 700 new infections pushing the number of total confirmed positive cases to over 1.4 million. Of the cumulative total, nearly 97% are considered recovered. In the last 24-hours, Covid-related deaths increased by 18 bringing the total fatalities to 25,904. (more…)

Filipino Technology World News

Tumingala sa ulap

Noon ika 8 Hunio 2021, ang enternet ay bumagsak. CNN, ang New York Times, ang UK gobbiyerno, Amazon, PayPal, ang Financial Times, Bloomberg News, Reddit, Spotify, Twitch, Verge, kasama ang libo libong iba ibang gobbiyerno, balita, at sosial midya web cites- lahat ay nahulog sa grrd. Ang kanluran hemisphire ay kasalukuyan nasa panaginib lupa at halos lahat tayo ay hindi pa nakakapag umagang kape. Lahat ay nangyari halos bago mag ala 6 nang umaga “EDT.” (more…)

English Featured Technology World News

Head Up in the Clouds (Computing)

On June 8, 2021, the internet broke down. CNN, The New York Times, the UK Government, Amazon, Paypal, the Financial Times, Bloomberg News, Reddit, Spotify, Twitch, Verge, along with thousands of other government, news and social media web sites – all fell off the grid. The western hemisphere was still in dreamland; most of us had not even had our morning coffee yet. It happened just before 6 am EDT. (more…)

Covid-19 Updates English News Updates Ontario

Daily update of Ontario’s Covid-19 Vaccination Campaign

With the largest vaccination campaign underway, the province has administered more than 11.0 million doses into the arms of Ontarians. On June 12, numbers released by the Ministry of Health show health officials administered 195,032 vaccine doses on Friday, down from 199,951 doses the day prior.

This graph represents Ontario’s progress thus far in the vaccination campaign (see above). The dark blue bar represents the population of Ontario, an estimated 14.5 million. Health officials suggest roughly 80% of the population would need to be vaccinated to achieve herd immunity against Covid-19.

So far, 9,354,691 people have received at least one or both shots of the vaccine, 64.5% of the entire population (green segment).

A total of 1,667,761 people are fully inoculated against the virus. That number represents about 11.5% of the Ontario population, (yellow segment).

Business & Economy Employment English Featured World News

Toronto ranked one of the best cities in the world for entrepreneurial success

Toronto has a lot to offer, especially if you are someone looking to start your own business. In fact, Toronto is considered to be one of the best cities in the world for entrepreneurs.

Individuals are entrepreneurial, not cities, you say. However, some cities are more able to attract creative and innovative people to realize their budding new venture.


Canada Culture GTA News Updates Portuguese

TTC Ride Guide apresenta trabalho de Indígena Que Rock

Os utilizadores da TTC que apanharem uma cópia do TTC Ride Guide este verão podem notar uma ilustração especial na capa. Em reconhecimento do Mês Nacional da História Indígena, a capa apresenta obras de arte do artista Anishinaabe, nascido em Nipissing e residente em Toronto: Manitou Nemeen (Que Rock, na foto do perfil do artista no Facebook) e retrata os ensinamentos da Roda da Medicina Anishinaabe. (more…)

Canada Culture English GTA News Updates

TTC Ride Guide features work of Indigenous Que Rock

TTC customers who pick up a copy of the TTC Ride Guide this summer may notice a special illustration on the cover (in the pic above, credits TTC). In recognition of National Indigenous History Month, the cover features artwork from Nipissing-born, Toronto-based Anishinaabe artist: Manitou Nemeen (Que Rock) and depicts the teachings of the Anishinaabe Medicine Wheel. (more…)

English News Brief Ontario

Ontario Extending Temporary Wage Increase for Personal Support Workers

TORONTO ― The Ontario government is investing $141 million to extend the temporary wage increase for personal support workers and direct support workers in publicly funded home and community care, long-term care, public hospitals, and social services sectors. This temporary wage increase will continue until August 23, 2021, and will help stabilize, attract and retain the workforce needed to provide a high level of care during the COVID-19 pandemic. (more…) ***This project is made possible in part thanks to the financial support of Canadian Heritage;

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