Garneau says department ‘cannot do anything’ about Air Canada booking problems

OTTAWA — Transport Minister Marc Garneau says he has spoken with Air Canada about problems continuing to plague its new booking system, but that...
Phone Scams

Phone service providers expected to adopt new caller ID verification program

OTTAWA — Some of Canada's telephone providers are being called on by the country's telecom regulator to add to their arsenals in the battle...
e-scooter

Ontario to allow e-scooters on roadways in five-year trial period

TORONTO — Ontario is starting a five-year pilot project beginning Jan. 1 to allow e-scooters on roads. The two-wheeled, motorized vehicles are currently illegal to...

Cellphones, radio, TV stations to broadcast emergency alert system test today

OTTAWA — Wireless devices, radio and TV stations will issue emergency messages today, but there isn't anything to be alarmed about. The squawky signals from...

TekSavvy appeals federal court order to block pirated-television website

OTTAWA — TekSavvy Solutions Inc. has appealed a Federal Court order that internet service providers must block access to the websites of GoldTV, a...

Don’t be alarmed: emergency alert system test coming Wednesday

OTTAWA — Don't be alarmed — it's only a test. Provincial and territorial emergency management systems will send test signals to your wireless device Wednesday,...

Tech hubs in smaller cities gaining traction as companies hunt for labour

TORONTO — A new report says Toronto still dominates Canada's tech scene, but smaller markets are making inroads as companies compete to find talent. The...

Canada’s U.S., NATO allies developing divergent views on weaponizing space

OTTAWA — The NATO military alliance looked to space, the final frontier, earlier this week as members formally recognized the cosmos as integral to...

Ontario trumpets digital health strategy with video visits, online bookings

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliiott says in about two years, patients will be able to book more appointments online and review...

Bank of Canada official urges public-private sector defence against cyberattacks

TORONTO — A senior official from the Bank of Canada says government and the private sector need to develop more ways to share information about the...