June 1, 2020

Air Canada’s Temperature Testing Raises Concern for Individual Data Privacy, Explained by a Privacy Expert

In an interview with Info-Tech analysts, privacy expert Dr. Ann Cavoukian explains why Air Canada’s recent mandatory temperature check policy to screen for COVID-19 should concern […]
May 31, 2020

Digital privacy concerns will follow Sidewalk Labs to next venture, says former consultant

Data-privacy experts familiar with Sidewalk Labs, the urban design subsidiary of Alphabet, say the company will have to change its data-privacy strategy if it wants to […]
May 25, 2020

Understanding How to Implement Privacy by Design, One Step at a Time

May 9, 2020

Sidewalk Labs abandons Toronto project
May 6, 2020

Privacy experts support call for national plan for COVID-19 contact tracing app

When the prime minister, premiers and territorial leaders hold an online meeting later this week the agenda will include pressure by Ontario Premier Doug Ford for […]
May 1, 2020

Ann Cavoukian – Ontario’s former Privacy Commissioner on virtual tracking to trace coronavirus cases

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says while there could be a role for using apps and virtual tracking to trace coronavirus cases in Canada, those measures would […]
April 30, 2020

Is voluntary contact tracing a good way to uphold civil liberties while dealing with COVID-19?

April 29, 2020

Canadian officials eye digital contact tracing amid surveillance, privacy concerns

TORONTO — Canadian officials are turning their attention to digital contact tracing to prevent the spread of coronavirus, a strategy experts warn may come with significant […]
April 29, 2020

COVID-19: Privacy Challenges