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A weighty discovery

Queen's news - Thu, 24/07/2014 - 9:53am
Queen's researchers reveal what area of the brain stores the mass of an object.

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Security flaws found in Tails and Tor privacy-protecting software

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 24/07/2014 - 9:42am
Recent finding concerns a complex, heavily encrypted networking program called the Invisible Internet Project, or I2P

Google in fresh 'right to be forgotten' trouble with EU

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 24/07/2014 - 9:20am
Privacy watchdogs say search engine restricted the removal of Internet links to European sites only

Despite a profit hit, momentum seen in Rogers report

Globe Top Technology - Thu, 24/07/2014 - 7:44am
Telecoms giant’s pivot to better customer service from new-subscriber volume was expected to add ‘bumps on the quarterlies,’ CEO earlier said

iWatch buzz proves Apple is still tech royalty

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 4:42pm
Eagerly awaited is a wearable device that will track a user’s fitness and allow remote control of a smartphone

Facebook revenue soars 61 per cent on surging mobile ads

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 4:15pm
The world’s largest social network beat the street’s expectations for its second quarter earnings report on Wednesday

Changing the conversation

Queen's news - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 12:19pm
New group will work to improve mental health on the Queen's campus.

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FreshBooks receives $30-million in funding

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 7:30am
The company develops online-invoicing software for small service-based businesses.

No facts please, it’s cellphone policy

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 7:09am
The government-supported narrative that Canadian consumers are being gouged by the Big Three telecom companies lies somewhere between a stretch and a falsehood

Cyber thieves got into 1,000 StubHub accounts, company issues refunds

Globe Top Technology - Wed, 23/07/2014 - 3:10am
Arrests were expected in a case that sprawled across international borders, a law enforcement official said

Stealthy new online tracking software puts your privacy at risk

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 5:20pm
Canvas fingerprinting, which can command your browser to draw a unique identifier and then log your online behaviour, is nearly impossible to detect, does not fall under “do not track” voluntary systems and evades most conventional ad-blocking software

How to run a business from a beach in Mexico

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 2:56pm
Skype and other videoconferencing technology let small-business owners stay in contact with clients from afar

Judge rules Google must face class action over kids’ in-app purchases

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 2:12pm
The parent in the case says her password remained open for 30 minutes after a purchase, leading to her child racking up nearly $70 in charges

Video: Space nerds rejoice: We're about to learn a whole lot more about outer space

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 1:05pm
The Globe's science reporter Ivan Semeniuk explains why space exploration is about to get very interesting

China’s Xiaomi pitches cheaper Mi 4 as better than iPhone

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 9:34am
Xiaomi sold 18.7 million smartphones in 2013 and on Tuesday maintained a 60 million sales target for 2014

Advanced dark matter experiment coming to SNOLAB

Queen's news - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 8:41am
Underground facility near Sudbury will host second-generation research project continuing search for dark matter particles.

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Apple asks suppliers to produce up to 80 million large-screen iPhones: report

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 5:52am
Its forecast for the iPhones with 4.7-inch (11.9-cm) and 5.5-inch (14-cm) displays is much larger than the initial order last year

Canadian resident charged in U.S. for directing Chinese spy ring

Globe Top Technology - Tue, 22/07/2014 - 3:00am
U.S. officials allege Su Bin gave instructions to hackers in China that helped them zero in on which secrets to steal from the computers of Boeing, other aviation firms

Product Hunt: A community devoted to finding killer apps

Globe Top Technology - Mon, 21/07/2014 - 12:36pm
Do you need the latest iteration of Tinder, or maybe a piece of next-level marketing software? Community tech discovery site can help

Tracking dangerous diseases

Queen's news - Mon, 21/07/2014 - 9:55am
Queen's researchers identify eight common chronic conditions in primary health care.

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