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Lying Sextortion Scammers Score $250,000 After Sending Victims Their Own Hacked Passwords

Scammers have made well over $250,000 in Bitcoin by duping users into believing they’ve been caught watching porn via their webcam.

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#EndBullying | The power of one mother

Carol Todd lost her daughter to cyberbullying. In the wake of that devastating tragedy, Carol founded the Amanda Todd Legacy Society, a foundation that creates awareness on the dangers of cyberbullying and educates youth on internet safety.

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Are you ready for your summer vacation? And is your mobile phone?

Imagine my surprise and panic when I was on spring vacation in Sayulita, Mexico and temporarily misplaced my iPhone.  Not speaking Spanish, I tried to mime phone motions to the employees at the stores I had visited earlier, while I frantically retraced my steps to see where I may have laid down my phone. I looked […]

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Is your wearable device tracking more than just your fitness?

Fitness trackers are a popular way to stay fit and active for Canadians of all ages. These devices and the apps they pair with are great at helping us stay mindful when it comes to our health, fitness, sleep patterns and so much more. To be effective, these tools often collect information about us and […]

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