Companies exposing Canadians’ personal information face no penalty

By Brian Jackson As social networking becomes more popular and online advertisers seek more effective ways to target their messages, our society is trying to cope with how to protect our privacy while

Published on: December 9th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Facebook unveiling overshadowed by Google+ surge

Facebook says it has "something awesome" planned for its press event Wednesday, but there's only one thing reporters really want to talk to Facebook about: Google+. The search giant's latest social effort launched

Published on: July 6th, 2011 Ian Paul

Google hit with class action lawsuit over Buzz

Google apologized last week for privacy issues around its new social-networking service Buzz - and made several changes to allay user concerns. But those actions have not helped the Search behemoth avert legal

Published on: February 19th, 2010 Brennon Slattery and Jaikumar Vijayan

How to commit digital suicide

Digital Suicide

Published on: February 18th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Yahoo Buzz burrows into Digg’s turf

Buzz, the social news site that Yahoo launched in beta form in February, may pose a serious threat to social news pioneer Digg.com, according to some industry observers and even Digg users. Yahoo

Published on: August 21st, 2008 Heather Havenstein