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Canada Joins US, UK and More for Secure AI Standards

A comprehensive set of guidelines has been issued for providers of artificial intelligence (AI) systems, whether developed independently or built upon existing tools and services. These guidelines aim to ensure that AI systems function as intended, remain available when needed, and protect sensitive data from unauthorized access. The new guidelines were led by the U.S....

Apple Card Wins Another J.D. Power Award, Still Not in Canada

Apple Card has once again secured its title as the Best Co-Branded Credit Card for Customer Satisfaction with No Annual Fee, an award from J.D. Power for its 2023 U.S. Credit Card Satisfaction Study. This is the third year in a row that Apple Card, which is backed by Goldman Sachs, has won the award....

Canadians Can Now View their Social Insurance Number Online

Service Canada has unveiled improvements to its online My Service Canada Account (MSCA) platform. What’s new? Canadians can now securely view their Social Insurance Numbers (SIN) online, reducing the need for in-person visits. How’s that for a big change in 2023? Canada sure does lead the way when it comes to online tech, right? The...

U.S. Readies Counterstrike vs Canada’s Digital Tax on Tech Giants

The U.S. could take retaliatory measures against digital trade if Canada proceeds with its proposed digital services tax (DST), warned David Cohen, U.S. ambassador to Canada. Despite 138 countries deciding to delay similar measures, the Canadian Liberal government confirmed its intent to implement the tax on Big Tech by 2024. In a conversation with National...