Class action against Yahoo! for cyberattacks refused by Quebec Superior Court

A judge refused to give the green light to a class action to convict Yahoo! for cyber attacks that have compromised the confidentiality of its users’ data. Judge Chantal Tremblay…

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Facebook News launches in the US

Facebook continues to make improvements to its platform to offer users higher quality content and eliminate inaccurate or unreliable information. The company said it will pay several US publishers for…

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Cybersecurity firms must hire more women, say experts

The cybersecurity industry desperately needs more skilled labor to better protect our data. However, experts in the field say that we are just beginning to study an obvious solution: to…

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100 developers had access to information from Facebook group members

A hundred or so application developers had unauthorized access to unspecified names, profile pictures, and other unspecified data from Facebook group members until recently, when the social network banned them…

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Facebook and Twitter refuse to remove Trump’s misleading advertisements

Facebook and Twitter have refused to remove Donald Trump’s misleading ads from Joe Biden’s campaign team. Facebook had agreed to remove an insulting Donald Trump advertisement for Joe Biden since…

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Google pays tribute to runner Harry Jerome

If you use the Google (Canada) search engine on Monday, you will see the image of Canadian runner Harry Jerome, whose name will remain etched in history books for his…

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Google Maps adds photo radars and speed limits

Drivers using Google Maps will now be warned of approaching a photo radar and will be able to see at any time the speed limit of the road on which…

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Iranian hackers target US presidential candidate

Microsoft revealed Friday that a group of hackers linked to the Iranian government has targeted the campaign of a US presidential candidate. The company did not name the campaign for…

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Lady Gaga asks what Fortnite is and the Internet responded

One would think that one must live under a rock not to know the game Fortnite , which has more than 200 million followers, more than a year after its…

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Canadian Hacker To Serve 5 Years In U.S. Prison

A Canadian accused of being one of the hackers behind a massive cyberattack against Yahoo in 2014 was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison, the US Department of Justice…

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