A swarm of bots on Twitter sent out identical, co-ordinated tweets this week about a proposed smart city project in Toronto. After the tweets caught the attention of journalists and privacy experts, Twitter suspended the accounts, but the moment provided a valuable glimpse into the inner workings of these kinds of networks and the techniques […]
In a statement to CBC News, a TD spokesperson said the company is looking into the issue with Spotify and Visa debit, and is working with its customers to reverse unauthorized charges. The bank would not disclose how many customers are affected. It’s unclear if customers from other banks are also having the same experiences. […]
“It will help consolidate Toronto’s leading position in the AI world. The centre will attract other AI experts and help to spark additional AI-based innovations. It will also bring together scholars from an array of disciplines to study the implications of AI in today’s world.” Find out more at: University of Toronto to build […]
Anne Hoover is angry RBC acknowledged a stranger redirected her e-transfer, but won’t fully compensate her claiming her security question and password were too weak. The security question to her friend was: “Who is my favourite Beatle?” The fraudster would have had a one in four chance of getting it right — John, Paul, George […]
If you got a Huawei phone or would like to have one, you probably should know about this: I own a Huawei phone in Canada: How does the U.S. ban impact me?
The swift unraveling of the project reflected growing antipathy toward large technology companies among liberals and populists who accuse big business of holding down wages and wielding too much political clout, analysts said. Find out more at: https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2019/02/14/torontos-failed-bid-to-land-amazons-second-hq-is-looking-smarter-after-new-york-loses-campus-observers.html
Investors in Canada’s bank stocks are hoping for a stronger second quarter than last time – and they’ll likely get their wish. “It may not be pretty, but [the second quarter of 2019] should be much better than last quarter” – Mario Mendonca Find out more at: Q2 Earnings Preview: The Smallest of the Big […]