Highlights / Wi-Fi

Arts and Entertainment, Economy, Society

Restaurant owner takes a drastic measure against wi-fi “campers”

Many businesses now offer free wi-fi as a customer service, but, how many times have you seen people in a coffee shop, a restaurant, or elsewhere who are occupying a space alone and silently staring into their laptop screens or» 

International, Internet, Science and Technology, Politics, Society

Wi-fi, the internet of things, and your personal information

We are becoming more and more involved with technology that helps us keep track of things in our lives. However it’s also collecting personal data on us, and in some cases sending that information to third parties, whether it be» 


What are you giving away when you access free Wi-Fi?

Free access to the internet is offered in many public locations in Canada, but increasingly it is being used to send ads to individuals using it. Many people do not read the terms and conditions when signing in to Wi-Fi» 

Economy, Health, Internet, Science and Technology, Society

Teachers concerned over WiFi health risks

School classes resume today, Monday March 21, in Canada’s most populous province, Ontario, after the March week-long “spring break”. But classes resume under a bit of a controversy. Teachers in the city of Kingston Ontario say they want the WiFi» 

International, Politics, Society

Canadian intelligence agency CSEC tracked thousands through airport’s free Wi-Fi

Canada’s electronic spy agency CSEC used information from the free internet service at a major Canadian airport to track the wireless devices of thousands of ordinary airline passengers for days after they left the terminal, according to a report by»