Officials are getting ready to see a spike in scams during the holiday season, but there are some ways to protect yourself.
New privacy legislation will give the Privacy Commissioner explicit powers for the first time, but experts see challenges ahead.
The Privacy Commissioner's office says data should be used for societal benefit like analyzing medical images to diagnose illnesses.
Elon Musk is also trying to bring low-earth-orbit satellites into use in the country, which could create more competition.
The government plans to fund more internet projects to get 98 per cent of Canadians connected by 2026.
The president of Shaw Communications thinks there should have been more market test to see if customers will pay extra for 5G.
Federal, Alberta, and B.C. privacy commissioners indicate images were collected from 12 shopping malls across the country.
CEOs of prominent tech companies say Canada needs to have more robust policies that protect Canadian technology and intellectual property.
Companies worry that if they report a cyber attack customers will be less likely to trust them, a cybersecurity expert says.
Daniel Therrien, Canada's Privacy Commissioner, is urging the government to have better laws to protect Canadians as more go online because of the pandemic.
Experts suggest that creating legislation to tackle the many issues surrounding big tech companies in Canada will be challenging.
The Canadian Infrastructure Bank's new $2 billion budget to connect Canadians to broadband services will be completed over three years.
The CRTC said overall 80 per cent of consumers are satisfied with telecom sales practices, but there are still shortcomings.
Shopify has notified fewer than 200 merchants of a data breach. It says two rogue employees allegedly obtained customer transactional records.
The head of the Canadian Cyber Security Centre says education campaigns changed over time, shying away from fear to ones that are more practical and simple.
Canada will not impose reciprocal aluminum tariffs, but if the U.S. decides to reimpose them, Canada will not back down.
Actor Ryan Reynolds tweeted that he's trying to bring his mobile service company, Mint Mobile, to Canada. Experts say, that's a tough fight against incumbent wireless providers.
Screen time usage for students going back to school is expected to increase significantly, but experts say this isn’t necessarily a bad thing if parents can balance it with other activities.
The Audet family says it does not support $10.3 billion bid by Altice USA (ATUS) for Cogeco Inc and Cogeco Communications, that would see Altice sell Canadian assets to Rogers Communications’ (RCI) (RCI-A.TO). The non-binding proposal is a cash offer to buy the Montreal-based company, with the Rogers side deal valued at $4.9 billion. An analyst says it is unusual for companies to announce a bid without getting controlling shareholders on board, and comes across as a “hostile takeover.”
Canada needs to reconsider its approach to foreign direct investment (FDI) in the innovation sector as part of a COVID-19 recovery plan, industry experts say.
Apple and Samsung each saw a huge decline in handset sales in Canada due to COVID-19, according to new data from Counterpoint Research.
Ninety-one per cent of older Canadians believe they are the most vulnerable group that scammers target, according to a new Ipsos survey. The world’s most famous con man turned fraud expert says nothing is better than education to put a stop to it.