|Columnists Wayne MacPhail | Google will be using a new text message standard to create a new messaging service. Problem is, the new standard is not end-to-end encrypted.|
The RCMP's admission that it spies on our cellphones is long overdue, but leaves important questions unansweredDavid Christopher, Digital Freedom Update | Finally. After years of obfuscation, the RCMP have admitted they are using invasive surveillance devices known as IMSI-catchers or Stingrays to spy on Canadians' cellphones.
|Columnists Rick Salutin | The time is ripe, it seems to me, for assessing the deep change brought by the Internet era. It's ripe because, now, there's a generation grown up entirely within that era.|
|Podcast Redeye Collective | The Vancouver police refuses to confirm or deny that they have the StingRay, a surveillance device that mimics a cellphone tower to gain access to all cellphones in the area.|
|Columnists Wayne MacPhail | Isn't it time that we come to understand smartphones and their use in social situations as a part of the social fabric, not a tear in it?|
|Columnists David Christopher, Digital Freedom Update | If you're a Canadian and you own a cell phone, you probably don't need an official report to tell you that you're paying way over the odds.|
|Blog Laura Tribe | Canadians pay some of the highest telecom prices in the industrialized world.|
Cyberbulling, poor working conditions, health implications: Why are we so in love with social media?Cathi Bond | Author Cathi Bond interviews children's entertainer and writer Raffi Cavoukian to get a more in depth look into his book #lightwebdarkweb and how social media affects children.