Ryerson’s chief information officer wants students and staff at the university to be cautious about sending confidential information using their school emails. Brian Lesser said students and faculty should be mindful of the contents of their emails in light of the reality that government organizations could be monitoring online communications. Lesser made these remarks at an event held for […]
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A new report suggests that universities oursourcing their email service to Google — including Ryerson — are at risk of surveillance by foreign spy agencies.
Ryerson students might soon get unlimited data storage, thanks to an improved online service from Google Apps. In a bid to win over students and educators, the multinational tech corporation announced the new Google Drive for Education would no longer carry a limit of 30 gigabyte for its users, and just like the previous Drive, it’ll be free of charge. […]
Ryerson students and staff will have to wait a bit longer for an instant messaging system, according to the university’s director of computing and communication services (CCS). Google Chat, a popular instant messaging program in the Google Apps family available through Gmail, was intended to be a part of the initial rollout of Google Apps at Ryerson during the 2011-2012 […]