Government Archives - Page 2

feature Huawei Canada ink sketch

Bell ‘comfortable’ if Ottawa bans Huawei for 5G networks

Bell Canada's chief executive says his company is prepared if Ottawa forbids telcos from buying 5G equipment from Huawei Technologies...

February 7th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Privacy gap for Canadian political parties; Ottawa unveils election cyber security strategy

With the country nine months away from a federal election, the privacy structure around Canadian political parties and how the...

January 31st, 2019 Howard Solomon
Smart Cities - IPC privacy day

‘Privacy Day’ explores how to yield benefits from smart cities without privacy pains

There's been a lot of negative talk about smart cities lately, noted Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner (IPC) Brian Beamish,...

January 28th, 2019 Lynn Greiner
Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace - Geneva meeting

Geneva meeting continues attempt to create no-go rules for cyber space

As nations continue accusing each other of being behind cyber attacks and manipulating social media, another international meeting is taking...

January 23rd, 2019 Howard Solomon

Federal government announces $750,000 to teach digital literacy to Canadians in Mississauga, Brampton

Navdeep Bains, minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development (ISED) today announced a $750,000 investment to help Canadians in Mississauga...

January 11th, 2019 Meagan Simpson

Canada’s new drone safety regulations require registration and certification

Transport Canada has announced that as of June 1st, anyone flying a drone is required to register their drone and...

January 9th, 2019 Meagan Simpson

What’s ahead for Sidewalk Labs development in 2019?

OPINION It is now possible that the Sidewalk Labs - Waterfront Toronto partnership intended to play a key role in...

December 31st, 2018 David Crane
Illustration of a keyboard with China flag

Canada backs U.S., hackers ‘likely’ linked to China compromised service providers here

Using careful language, Canada has backed U.S .allegations that for about 12 years two Chinese citizens hacked managed Internet service...

December 21st, 2018 Howard Solomon
Amazon Toronto Hub - feature

Amazon adding 600 Jobs in Toronto, opens new tech hub

At the grand opening of its new 113,000 square foot Tech Hub in Scotia Plaza in downtown Toronto, Amazon announced...

December 19th, 2018 Lynn Greiner
social media

Regulate social media, says Canadian parliamentary committee

Social media platforms based in Canada should regulated by a law forcing them to delete “manifestly illegal content in a...

December 13th, 2018 Howard Solomon