Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not miss.
- Jeff Clark has made some cool visualizations of call volumes at Toronto 311. You can see a cropped and zoomed-in version in the screenshot above. For the full experience, go here.
- Do you love chocolate? Did you buy more than $1,000 worth of it between October 1, 2005, and September 30, 2007? You might be entitled to a $50 rebate as a result of a class-action settlement by some of Canada’s biggest chocolate manufacturers, who will collectively be paying $23.2 million to avoid a price-fixing rap.
- John Greyson and Tarek Loubani, the two Canadians who have been locked in Egyptian jail for a month, seemingly for no good reason, have started a hunger strike.