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Summer Jobs 2022

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Summer Jobs 2022

It's that time of the year and once again we are hiring for summer jobs and so as our partner organization, CAROBOT Learning, as well as Humanistic Intelligence Foundation / MannLab. There are over ten (10+) positions available in total!!!!! Previous work experience is not required. The only catch is, show us a video (max 15 mins) on some cool projects that you've done if you want to increase your chance. ***There are also some other requirements given at the end of the post. We are looking for youth between age 15-30 with all or most of the following qualities: self-driven and...

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Closed on Ontario Family Day Weekend, Feb 19-21, 2022

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Closed on Ontario Family Day Weekend, Feb 19-21, 2022

  Family day is a statutory holiday celebrated on Ontario and by many provinces in Canada. t’s a time for families to spend time with their loved ones, in hopes to reflect the values of family and home. In observation of the holiday, we'll be closed on Saturday, Feb 19, 2022 and Monday, Feb 21, 2022. Processing of orders will resume on Tuesday, Feb 22, 2022. Go outside! Have some fun and stay safe!

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Using VoIP instead of Landline

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Using VoIP instead of Landline

In this business development post, we'll share our experience with switching from Landline to VoIP. A couple of months ago, our Internet+Phone contract with Bell (along with the promo and everything) expired and they just won't budge on continuing the monthly promo credit (the typical it is only for new customers). So instead of continuing the service, we discontinued the Internet+Phone service and went with a third-party supplier which happens to use the same Bell line. Basically, we got a similar service from the same infrastructure but are paying less for it. Yes, yes, yes, you might think that ~$150/month...

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We love the smell of solder in the morning!

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We love the smell of solder in the morning!

"We love the smell of solder in the morning!" Here at Canada Robotix, we love soldering so much that we ordered a shipment of some top-notch soldering products from Chip Quik. Need to rework SMD component but not sure where to start? Here's a SMD removal kit that can help you: Chip Quik SMD Removal Kit with Lead-Free Alloy The SMD Removal Kit comes with a small tube of solder flux and a special mixture of alloy solder that stay liquified longer to make SMD rework easier. If you are not a big fan of Lead-Free solder, a non-Lead-Free version of...

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2021 / 2022 Holiday Hours...Happy Holidays

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2021 / 2022 Holiday Hours...Happy Holidays

2021 was an exciting year here at Canada Robotix and hope it was just as exciting for you. We wish you all the best and a happy holiday! Holidays Store Pick-up Hours: Dec 24: Noon-3PM Dec 25: Closed Dec 26: Closed Dec 27: Closed Dec 28: Closed Dec 29: 3PM-6PM Dec 30: 3PM-6PM Dec 31: Noon-3PM Jan 1, 2022: Closed, Happy New Year! Jan 2: Closed Jan 3: Closed Jan 4: 3PM-6PM   Canada Robotix @ MannLab Pick-up Hours: Dec 24: Closed Dec 25: Closed Dec 26: Closed Dec 27: Closed Dec 28: Closed Dec 29: 7PM-10PM Dec 30: Closed...

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