Canadian municipalities are on an island fighting ransomware, and hackers are barely trying

Ransomware reared its ugly head many times this year, but as the barrier to entry for deploying ransomware becomes frighteningly...

October 30th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Hashtag Trending – Facebook ad policy upset, gender neutral emojis, Adobe accounts exposed

Facebook workers decry the company’s ad policy, the latest Apple iOS offers gender-neutral emojis, and Adobe faces backlash for leaving...

October 30th, 2019 Alex Coop

Privacy czars call on governments to recognize privacy as a fundamental right

Privacy commissioners from around the world including Canada have urged governments to recognize privacy as a fundamental human right, and...

October 29th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Toronto-based startup among Microsoft’s AI for Accessibility grantees

Microsoft recently announced 11 new grantees in Microsoft’s AI for Accessibility program, naming iMerciv, a Toronto-based startup among them. A...

October 29th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal
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Amazon ‘surprised’ about Pentagon contract snub

The United States Department of Defense recently awarded Microsoft its Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) cloud contract, worth up to...

October 29th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal
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Hashtag Trending – Microsoft wins government contract; Alphabet bids for Fitbit; Facebook takes down fake ad

Microsoft wins U.S. Defense Department contract; Alphabet bidding to buy Fitbit; Facebook takes down fake political ad In a dramatic...

October 29th, 2019 Buckley Smith
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Cyber Security Today – Cash App con, another city falls for an invoice scam and more

Cash App con, another city falls for an invoice scam and more Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It's Monday October...

October 28th, 2019 Howard Solomon

4G network in Canada still improving as 5G looms

As Canada’s 5G network inches closer to deployment, its major 4G networks are still improving, finds OpenSignal. Through analyzing crowdsourced...

October 28th, 2019 Tom Li

Commvault goes metallic, becomes a business avenger

DENVER, CO – With a theme of "More than Ready", Commvault kicked off its annual user conference, Commvault GO, by...

October 28th, 2019 Lynn Greiner