Media

December 18, 2019

Who’s at fault in the LifeLabs data breach?

December 18, 2019

Chaplet/Your phone is listening to you

Do you ever wonder if Alexa, Google, or even your phone is listening to you? AI is all around us, and it wants your data. Drew […]
December 15, 2019

City of Hamilton contract with Alectra Utilities will continue for at least another year

The city of Hamilton says its water billing contract with Alectra Utilities will continue for at least another year as it looks into whether property owner […]
December 4, 2019

Facial Recognition in Grocery Stores

A Richmond grocery store is looking at the possibility of using a facial recognition system in order to pay for your items.
December 1, 2019

Two privacy commissioners found AggregateIQ broke privacy laws — but they can’t do much about it

Former Ontario Privacy Commissioner Ann Cavoukian says it’s time to empower Canada’s privacy commissioners https://www.cbc.ca/radio/day6/amazon-workplace-injuries-enforcing-privacy-laws-photographing-climate-change-hockey-in-north-korea-more-1.5376837/two-privacy-commissioners-found-aggregateiq-broke-privacy-laws-but-they-can-t-do-much-about-it-1.5376847
December 1, 2019

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November 25, 2019

Ottawa mother’s quest for her late son’s passwords an uncharted legal road, say experts

Maureen Henry is seeking access to her son Dovi’s social media accounts https://www.cbc.ca/radio/outintheopen/diy-justice-1.5351892/ottawa-mother-s-quest-for-her-late-son-s-passwords-an-uncharted-legal-road-say-experts-1.5366292
November 17, 2019

Businessman with Beijing ties looks to bring face-recognition tech to Canadian stores

Human-rights advocates say they’re worried that the technology at the heart of China’s digital surveillance apparatus could be introduced to Canada
November 12, 2019

Ontario energy regulator dims plan to sell smart meter data

In a sign of increased Canadian regulator sensitivity to privacy issues, Ontario’s energy overseer has told the agency that operates the provincial electric system to tighten […]