Think Twice Before Giving AirBnB Your ID

It's worth noting perhaps that my career has been around privacy and security, and so this really flustered me. After years of loyal service, when I've already provided AirBnB with access to my home address, phone number, and social media accounts, they've taken it a step further and decided that wasn't enough.

Rental Scam Ensnares Kamloops Woman

A Kamloops, B.C. woman says an internet fraudster won't stop using her personal details and one of her classified ads to scam would-be renters out of money. Nicky Plato says she recently found out so...

Langley Police Seek Craigslist Robbers

Mounties in Langley, B.C., are asking for the public’s help in identifying two people suspected of pepper spraying and robbing a couple trying to sell jewelry on Craigslist. The victims, who had list...

Sometimes Slacking Off Can Change the World

The Occupy Movement was wholly underwhelming, and the Kony campaign seemed like a good idea, but an unclear mix of actions didn't lead to much. These sorts of campaigns made me angry, but in Iceland and in the United States, there are examples of how "slacktivism" can actually lead to change

Why Is Craigslist Shut Down In Canada?

TORONTO - Canadian fans of the free classifieds website Craigslist are wondering why the site is down.Users trying to access the Canadian sections of the popular listings site aren't finding ads for m...

Craigslist Crippled In Canada

Free online classified website Craigslist is trying to sort out technical difficulties that shut down access to many of its Canadian pages Tuesday. "Technical issues are currently affecting access to...