Phishing is not an Olympic sport

By Paul Wood, Cyber Security Intelligence Manager, Symantec The Olympics are an exciting time when our national pride is at an all time high. I’m sure that most of us find ourselves constantly

Published on: August 9th, 2012 Paul Wood

How to avoid cell phone bill of Olympian proportions

If you’re travelling to London during the Olympic Games for business or pleasure, a Buckingham, UK-based firm has a way for you to avoid roaming charges higher than a world-record pole vault. Podsystem

Published on: July 27th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Will the 2012 Olympics set new surveillance records?

Never in the history of the Olympics has there been a more publicized series of security blunders before the actual event. People on terrorism watch lists are waved through airport security, contractors unable to hire qualified

Published on: July 21st, 2012 Claudiu Popa

Bell gears up for first Olympics content push of the iPad era

Bell Canada is poised in the starting blocks to push an unprecedented amount of mobile content out to a Canadian audience hungry for Olympics coverage.At the last Olympics – the 2010 winter games

Published on: July 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Toronto’s startup success celebrated too early

Toronto’s startup community has been somewhat deflated by a recent blog post from the Startup Genome project. The irony is that Startup Genome had been the source of that misplaced pride just several

Published on: April 24th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Sneak peek at Samsung’s Galaxy S III phone set for May 3

Samsung Electronics is expected to show the next flagship Galaxy smartphone at an event in London on May 3.The company has sent out invites to the event that say only "come andmeet the

Published on: April 16th, 2012

London calling for social media blackout?

British Prime Minister David Cameron said Thursday he is considering a ban on social networking to help curb the riots that have rocked the country.Speaking to the nation's House of Commons, Cameron said

Published on: August 12th, 2011 Sharon Gaudin

Cameron must be off his chump to call for social media ban

British Prime Minister David Cameron’s threat of blocking social media sites and BlackBerry Messenger service in reaction to rioting in London and surrounding cities is pure folly. The logic of cutting off everyone’s

Published on: August 12th, 2011 Brian Jackson

iPad 2 launch day hits Canada

With the iPad 2 launch nearly underway, tech enthusiasts are already lining up at stores all over the world for their chance to buy a piece of the Apple pie. The iPad 2

Published on: March 25th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Brits hesitate on ‘Big Brother’ style Internet monitoring

The British government is slowing down a proposal that would give law enforcement sweeping power to collect electronic data as a measure to prevent terrorism. The proposal, in the Communications Data Bill, would

Published on: October 17th, 2008 Jeremy Kirk