Canadian class-action suit against Facebook alleges misuse of personal information

By Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press Wed Oct 28 2020 04:00 OTTAWA — Two Facebook users are seeking damages on behalf of hundreds of thousands of Canadians whose personal data may have been improperly used for political purposes. The proposed class−action lawsuit filed by Calgary residents Saul Benary and Karma Holoboff asks the Federal Court […]

Walk cancelled but concern about 5G continues to grow

By Debbi Christinck, The Eganville LeaderWed Sep 23 2020 09:36 Killaloe – A march planned in solidarity with the fourth global day of protest against 5G has been cancelled because of Ontario directives limiting numbers of private gatherings, but the concern about the technology is in no way diminishing locally. We are assuming it is […]

Montreal should restrict police use of facial recognition technology: councillor

By Jacob SerebrinFri Sep 18 2020 17:48:34 MONTREAL — A Montreal city councillor said he will introduce a motion next week to restrict the use of facial recognition and other “invasive” surveillance technologies by city police. The motion, to be introduced on Monday, is based on a bylaw adopted by New York City and would […]