Parents in today’s technology-filled world want their children to have all the resources our digital era can offer, but wonder if giving them a smartphone too early could harm their development.read more
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission is working toward a bundle-free future for Canadian television watchers.read more
A proposed federal anti-terrorism law is drawing widespread criticism and it’s not just coming from protest groups—legal experts and even the federal government’s top privacy watchdog are also speaking out.
Critics say that Bill C-51 will turn the Canadian Security Intelligence Service into a secret police force, endanger free speech, and even threaten the ability of Canadian tech companies to do business internationally.read more
That cool thing we've all come to enjoy and love every day. It allows us to connect our smartphones, tablets, and computers to the glorious invention known as the internet, through which we communicate, create, and waste colossoal volumes of time. What would we do without it at this point, honestly? Twiddle our thumbs? Kick rocks around? I don't even want to think about it.read more
Vancouver has once again topped all North American cities in the latest Mercer Quality of Living survey, behind Vienna, Zurich, Auckland and Munich.
Looking at factors such as crime, air quality, as personal freedom, the coastal city of Vancouver maintained its spot from 2014.read more
Following #MuseumWeek in Europe last year, Twitter is helping to take the program global with more than 40 countries and 1,000 participating institutions.read more
Joining the likes of large media organizations like The New Yorker and The Guardian, The Globe and Mail announced this week that it would become the first Canadian media organization to use SecureDrop, a submission system that allows journalists to receive documents from sources that wish to stay anonymous.read more
A Canadian man has been charged with obstructing border officials by refusing to give them the passcode to access his BlackBerry.read more
The way we pay for things is changing.
What used to be done from your wallet with cash is instead being done from your from your phone digitally. This is not really news; Canadian’s are at the forefront of NFC adoption—we’re tapping and paying like it’s nobody’s business.read more
New numbers released by Facebook show just how engaged Canadians are with the popular social network.read more
Canadians spend close to $30 billion each year on used items, from cars to hockey equipment, according to the inaugural Kijiji Second-Hand Economy Index, released today.read more
It’s that time of the week when we look at what creative ideas Canadians are raising money to support.
Check out these Canadian crowdfunding picks-of-the-week:read more
People tend to roll their eyes at the generation of young teens glued to their mobile phones. But that generation understands one thing more than any one of us: that technology is truly here to stay.
What is important now is to shift consumers of technology into creators of technology. Teens are starting to get this.read more