Montreal just got dumped with almost 30cm (that’s about a foot for our American readers) of snow in 24 hours. Add 100km/h winds to the mix and we’ve got a perfect recipe for a snowday. Schools are closed, flights are grounded and some public transportation isn’t running. Today is one of those days where it may be safer to work from home instead of trekking through mother nature. With almost 70% of companies offering some sort of telecommuter policy, working remotely is a fast-growing trend in the modern day work environment. Read more
Think you’re the only one who feels “technically illiterate”? Think again. Even the professionals make mistakes! On Tuesday February 28th 2017, you might have noticed some of your favorite websites were acting strangely. No, it wasn’t your imagination and no, it wasn’t foreign hackers.
It was a typo.
Try as we might to avoid it, let’s face it—we’re all going to need a lawyer at some point. When the time comes, there are a few basic principles that need to be respected. Attorney/client confidentiality is definitely one of them. But in this day and age, it’s not atypical for businesses and individuals to opt for digital correspondence rather than set up yet another (costly) consultation. But is that as secure? Read more
This week we scoured the internet for the most notorious legal cases brought against cyber criminals. Click the images below to read these fascinating stories! Read more
As we move into February, and closer to Valentine’s Day, you may be thinking about that special someone you’ve been chatting with on an online dating site. When excitement is running high, cyber criminals are working overtime to capitalize on increased activity on specific sites. Read more
We have all your January technology news, from cool new gadgets to predictions for even cooler gadgets! Check it out! Read more
The Internet of Things, or IoT as it has been affectionately termed, is a concept dating back to 1989– when the first internet connected toaster was unveiled. As you may have guessed by this origin story, IoT summarizes the idea that basically any device with an on/off switch has the potential to be connected to the internet.
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This week we’ve collected some of the craziest cybersecurity statistics of 2016. Here’s your year in review! Read more