How Tech Companies Control Your Personal Data
Once digital traces are created and transmitted, they leave our immediate control and generally land up in the hands of others.
Apple Looking to Develop its Own Custom Chips for Health Data Processing
Apple is working on a dedicated chip that would help process biometric and health data for its devices.
Facebook Gave RBC, Other Companies Access to Additional Data About Users’ Friends
Facebook granted a number of companies special access to additional data about users' friends.
Soofa Bench Charging Station Collects Data from Devices in Downtown Newmarket
Newmarket's first Soofa bench, a charging station for your devices, has been harvesting the data off user's smartphones and tablets.
Apple Details Developer Tools to Help Comply with New EU Data Regulations
Apple published a post on its developer website that explained the company will be offering a new set of tools to help developers comply with new European Union (EU) data regulations.
CRTC Calls for Cheaper Data-Only Plans from National Carriers
The CRTC has ordered the Big Three to offer cheaper data-only plans to consumers.
CBSA to Start Tracking Number of Cellphone Searches
The CBSA will start tracking the number of cellphones its officers search at the border.
BellMTS Will Provide $100 Credit to Rogers, Fido Customers Who Port Their Numbers
BellMTS is giving a $100 credit to Rogers and Fido customers who switch to the carrier and port their number.
SaskTel Launches New shareMORE Canada-US Plan With 5GB for $80
SaskTel has added a new Canada-US data plan option.
An Analysis of Apple Maps and Google Maps Over the Past Year
Justin O'Beirne has posted an incredibly detailed analysis comparing Apple Maps and Google Maps.
Limited-Time Videotron Promo Offers ‘Premium’ Plan Users Extra 2GB
Videotron is offering users an existing 2GB of data on all 'Premium' plans for a limited time.
Rogers Starts Using Drones to Provide Wireless Connectivity as Demand Rises
Rogers is starting to use unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to provide data to people instantly.