Privacy commissioners issue guidelines for mobile apps

The privacy commissioners for Canada, Alberta and British Columbia jointly issued a set of guidelines today to help mobile developers bake privacy protection into their apps. The guidelines were released on the closing

Published on: October 25th, 2012 Christine Wong

CRTC issues first two guidelines under new anti-spam law

Canada's federal communications regulator has issued its first two bulletins laying out guidelines for anti-spam laws. The biggest new rule is designed to stop businesses from assuming aconsumer has opted in to an

Published on: October 11th, 2012 Christine Wong

Accessible technology increasingly a requirement for businesses

Under the Accessibility for Ontarians With Disabilities Act, private businesses operating in the province will have to meet new accessibility standards for customer service by the beginning of next year. Other standards will

Published on: August 18th, 2011 Grant Buckler

Canadian gymnast regrets “weird” restrictions to athlete blogging at Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has given the green light to athlete blogging at the Beijing games. Canadian rhythmic gymnast Alexandra Orlando performs a routine. But the Committee is off the mark in

Published on: July 17th, 2008 Brian Jackson