8 ways to improve your privacy while Web browsing

They say privacy doesn't exist on the Web -- but that doesn't mean you can't try to safeguard your personal information. Our computers are loaded with details about our personal and business lives,

Published on: September 24th, 2010 Logan Kugler

Skymeter protects all your driving secrets

Visualize a global positioning system (GPS) device that knows where you've parked, and for how long.Imagine it can send this information directly to a company that will bill you, without allowing that company

Published on: February 18th, 2010 Brian Jackson

RFID to ensure timely delivery of world mail

One of the world's newest communications technologies soon will be used to track one of the oldest. The Universal Postal Union (UPU), an arm of the United Nations that coordinates international postal mail

Published on: August 14th, 2009 Stephen Lawson

Ontario’s new RFID driver’s licence still has privacy flaws, commissioner says

The enhanced driver's licences being made available in Ontario June 1 still aren't up to snuff when it comes to protecting personal privacy, says Ontario's Information and Privacy Commissioner in her annual report.Ann

Published on: May 14th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Surfing on the sly isn’t guaranteed with Internet Explorer 8

While many might applaud the built-in privacy features of Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 (IE8), tech analysts caution they may not completely shroud your Internet activities. The InPrivateBrowsing mode of IE8 – the public

Published on: August 29th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Toronto company serves up food using cool GPS services

Some like it hot. In fact most people do.But consistently satisfying customers' need for hot meals posed a bit of a problem for food delivery entrepreneur, Cameron Reid. As the operations of his

Published on: June 26th, 2008 Brian Jackson