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    Checkup How phone apps make dating more efficient

    by Cross Country Checkup

    Dating apps and websites, like Tinder, have risen to prominence as a way of meeting potential romantic partners. Reid Sontag, from Goodsoil, Sask., says this is because it widens his pool of dating candidates so that he can find the person that is just right for him more efficiently.

    Posted: Feb 16, 2016 1:10 PM ET
    Last Updated: Feb 16, 2016 1:19 PM ET
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  • Ron Compton

    Checkup Why telecoms struggle to provide high-speed internet across Canada

    by Cross Country Checkup

    Ron Compton built and sold a successful Ontario telecommunications business recently. He explains the challenges for the big players to provide quality service to small markets, and why a small local business such as his own was untenable.

    Posted: Apr 05, 2016 4:03 PM ET read comments audio
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    Articulate trilingual student expresses the value of French immersion programs

    by Cross Country Checkup

    CALLER PROFILE: Bruce Yu, an 11-year-old from Markham, Ont., shared his experiences with French immersion schooling on Cross Country Checkup. While many criticize French immersion, he's had a positive experience. And it's helped him become trilingual.

    Posted: Jun 20, 2016 11:04 PM ET read comments audio

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