The Dec. 11-17, 2017, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

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In this week’s edition…
– Amazon and Google are at war over smart home devices, so beware before you invest – especially in Amazon Echo
– Six-year-old boy making millions on YouTube by unboxing and reviewing toys
– Join the “in” crowd by turning your eyebrows – yes, eyebrows – into Christmas trees
– Is it OK to charge your family members for Christmas dinner?
– How to avoid awkwardness when moving on from a social discussion at a gathering
– How does your community compare with others in Canada when it comes to crime?
– Pantone announces its colour of the year for 2018
– New bingo coming to Greater Moncton area
– and history notes, community reminders, favourite quotes, photo of the week, links to interesting articles and more!

The Dec. 4-10, 2017, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

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In this week’s edition…
– McDonald’s embarrassing tweet goes viral
– A better way to introduce friends at parties
– New Brunswick wins big at national awards for controversial product
– Annoying introductory cartoon cut from showings of the movie Coco
– Grammy Awards: Was your favourite artist nominated?
– New bingo coming to Greater Moncton area
– 2017 holiday gift guide links, including: gifts per personality type, tech gifts for kids, gifts for a connected home, Star Wars gifts, gadgets for college students
– and history notes, community reminders, favourite quotes, photo of the week, links to interesting articles and more!

The Nov. 27 to Dec. 3, 2017, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

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In this week’s edition…
– Is cursing actually good for you? Apparently, yes!
– Canadians moving more and more toward online shopping but Americans leave us in the dust
– Shut up the Grinches! Decorating early for Christmas has a positive effect on you!
– The Weather Network releases its 2017-2018 winter forecast for Canada
– 2017 holiday gift guide links, including: gifts for car lovers, bosses, travellers, entrepreneurs, new parents and children
– and history notes, community reminders, favourite quotes, photo of the week, links to interesting articles and more!

The Nov. 20-26, 2017, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

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In this week’s edition…
– The U.K.’s favourite Christmas ad of 2017
– Patricia’s Dolls photo essay gets international prize for Saint John photographer
– Greater Moncton business leader David Hawkins featured in Atlantic Business Magazine
– Got a craving? Watch a live stream of a donair meat rotisserie
– Greater Moncton airport looking for Christmas entertainers
– My new favourite small kitchen appliance
– 2017 holiday gift guide links, including: gifts for wine lovers, kitchen gadgets, drones, tools, gamers, smartphones and new homeowners
– and history notes, favourite quotes, photo of the week, links to interesting articles and more!

The Nov. 13-19, 2017, edition of Brian Cormier’s Weekly Update is out!

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In this week’s edition…
– This year’s biggest Christmas toy fad
– Parents: Be aware that YouTube Kids doesn’t always filter out nasty content
– Nature is paying the price for Instagram fame
– We love Abba, but we don’t want to live next door to its restaurant
– Papa John’s Pizza chain earns dubious distinction after whining about sales
– Beware of “fun and entertaining” Facebook apps
– Did your local MP make Maclean’s Magazine’s Parliamentarians of the Year list?
– Which Canadian actress starred in the world’s first feature film 103 years ago this week?
– 2017 holiday gift guide links, including: beauty products, luxury gifts, pooling gift money through PayPal, must-have toys, and tech gadgets
– and history notes, favourite quotes, photo of the week, links to interesting articles and more!