Hackers Might Be Listening to Your Phone

This might not come as a surprise to many people but your phone (well more accurately your office VoiP phone) might have been hacked and hackers on the other side of the world are listening in. Many VoIP office phones (sold by such online stores as www.VoIPGizmos.ca in Canada) and produced by such companies such … Continue reading Hackers Might Be Listening to Your Phone

Facebook Canada to Fight Fake News

Facebook Canada announced this week that it will be fighting fake news on its platform. The initiative will be part of Facebook's Elections Integrity Initiative, in collaboration with Agence France-Presse. Each piece of news will be reviewed in English and French and rated according to its accuracy. Facebook is trying to shake off its image as fake … Continue reading Facebook Canada to Fight Fake News

Sidewalk Labs Launches Toronto Office

The future is here. Sidewalk Labs, Google sponsored organization,  opened their office in Toronto. Their goal would be to "re-imagine Toronto and other cities to improve quality of life." Their office and community space will be located at 307 Lake Shore Boulevard East - where anyone will be able to pop in and discuss the future … Continue reading Sidewalk Labs Launches Toronto Office

Uber / Lyft is Now Available at Toronto Pearson Airport

Toronto airport officials finally announced that now you can use Uber or Lyft to get home. You were always able to use Lyft or Uber to be dropped off at any location, including the airport, but now you have an option of getting picked up at the airport as well. Basically now, when you arrive … Continue reading Uber / Lyft is Now Available at Toronto Pearson Airport

Breather, Montreal Startup similar to WeWork, raises $60m

Quebec based startup Breather, a network of beautifully designed workspaces offering individuals and businesses practical, distraction-free spaces, with more than 500 Locations worldwide and growing, raised $60m Canadian. We have profiled Breather before and you can access the article here. This $60m will bring the total money raised to $120m. Most of the financing was … Continue reading Breather, Montreal Startup similar to WeWork, raises $60m

Canadians Travelling to Europe: It is Now Illegal To Take Pictures

As you probably know already by receiving hundreds of emails about it, Europe has introduced a new draconic law called General Data Protection Regulation which states what you can do and can not do with data that you have collected. The GDPR for short has come into effect as of May 25th, 2018. Maybe you have … Continue reading Canadians Travelling to Europe: It is Now Illegal To Take Pictures

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