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Canadian buskers offer a glimpse into the life of a street artist

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si-busker.jpgAs the busy summer busking season approaches, the CBC Community asked Canadian street artists to share their stories about the ups and downs of the business.

Brazilian 'little step' dance evolves online

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si-passinho.jpgPassinho is a new dance craze coming out of Brazil. Fueled by social media, it could also mean a way out of the country's notorious slums for some Brazilian youth.

Victoria Day name-change petition stokes controversy

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si-marching-band.jpgA new petition to change Victoria Day to "Victoria and First Peoples' Day" has many Canadians thinking about what this day really means to us.

Theatregoer removed after tossing woman's phone

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A New York blogger has sparked an online debate about using mobile devices in performance venues after he was kicked out of a performance last night for throwing a fellow audience member's cellphone across the room.

A new breed of artists highlight the creative uses of Vine

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si-220-creative-vines.jpgA growing number of artists are experimenting with Vine, Twitter's video platform, and are fleshing out the creative possibilities of the medium. 

Google Easter egg breaks out a 37-year-old Atari classic

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si-220-atari.jpgA new hidden Google Easter egg has fans of Atari's classic Breakthrough arcade game buzzing today, and perhaps a few bosses counting lost man hours.

The internet helps cancer patient realize her last wish

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si-220-marie-fowler.jpgMarie Fowler was recently told by doctors her leukemia was untreatable and she might have only 72 hours to live. Given such a short time, her only remaining wish was to meet her music icon Kellin Quinn. Within 24 hours her dream came true, with a little help from the internet.

Google's new Timelapse feature showcases the changing globe

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si-220-google-timelapse.jpgGoogle, in partnership with NASA, Time magazine and the U.S. Geological Survey, has launched Timelapse, allowing you to search sites all over the world and watch the changes that have taken place over the last quarter of a century.

Texas student gains online fame for telling his teacher how to do her job

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si-220-texas-star.jpgJeff Bliss has become an internet sensation after he told his teacher how to do her job and stormed out his class in Duncanville, Texas.

Google Doodle pays tribute to graphic designer Saul Bass

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Google celebrates legendary graphic designer Saul Bass's birthday, to the delight of fans all over the web.