Vic Fideli

A list of cuts Ontario has made this year as it tries to balance...

TORONTO — Premier Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative government has made a dizzying array of changes in its first year in power, including a host of...

SEC sues Kik for US$100M for ‘illegal’ securities offering of digital tokens

WATERLOO, Ont. — The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has sued Ontario-based Kik Interactive Inc. for conducting an "illegal" US$100 million securities offering of digital tokens. The...

Telecom panel must consider disappearing international borders, says chairwoman

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — The chairwoman of a government-appointed panel looking at Canada's telecommunications and broadcasting laws says it must take into account that international...
television

Will free TV be the next to go?

Changes to how Canadians receive over the air television may be in the cards just a few short years after the switch to digital...

Mozilla exec tells big data committee he was ‘shocked’ by what Alexa recorded

OTTAWA — A security executive for the internet browser company Mozilla says he was shocked by the recordings of his family that were collected...

Canadian lawmakers blast Facebook’s execs for snub

OTTAWA — Canadian lawmakers voted Tuesday to serve a summons on Facebook executives Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg that would compel them to appear...

Canadian firms targeted with increasingly sophisticated phishing techniques

TORONTO — Fraudsters have become creative in disguising email that contains dangerous links and attachments and Canadian firms may be falling for the scams more...

Balsillie decries toxic, unchecked technology at big data committee

OTTAWA — A Canadian high-tech pioneer says a "toxic" social media business model is a threat to democracy. Jim Balsillie, the retired chief executive of...

Some tech giants sign onto Canada’s declaration on electoral integrity

OTTAWA — Facebook and Microsoft have signed onto a declaration promising a dozen initiatives to protect the integrity of the Canadian election this fall — including...
Apple Watch ECG

Apple confirms ECG app for smartwatch coming to Canada but timing isn’t known

TORONTO — Apple Inc. confirms that previously announced software that enables its latest smartwatch to perform electro-cardiograms has received Canadian approval but declines to predict when...