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Ann Cavoukian was Ontario's former information and privacy commissioner. (Courtesy Laurelrusswurm / WIkimedia Commons)

Ann Cavoukian: Samsung SmartTV ‘snooping’ shows privacy laws need update

Ryerson’s privacy chief says she’s “disturbed” by television sets that can listen to their owner’s conversations. According to Ann Cavoukian, executive director of Ryerson’s Privacy and Big Data Institute and Ontario’s former privacy commissioner, Canada’s private sector privacy laws need to be revised to reign in the capabilities of smart devices. Earlier this month, the Daily Beast discovered one sentence […]

by Eman Ali· · News
Tech Talk: Phone Rumours

Tech Talk: Phone Rumours

BlackBerry released its Porsche phone this week and while it may look pretty, it’s a depressing move from the once dominant company. Its products used to be the best because of the company’s commitment to innovative software and hardware; there was a time when no one could rival the quality. But what the Porsche model stands for is a last-ditch […]

by Michael Duncan· · Arts & Life, Science & Technology