Aug 3rd Windows 10 Creator's Update Privacy Violations

Windows 10 violates your privacy by default, here's how you can protect yourself Microsoft released the Windows 10 Creators Update today that includes a lot of cool new features but also still presents some concerns ranging from changing default settings back to Microsoft products and undoing all of your privacy settings. There is also the issue ... Read More »

May 22nd U.S. internet service providers get green light to sell user data — but what about Canada?

ISPs here can only share your personal information with your express consent By Matthew Braga, CBC News Posted: Mar 30, 2017 5:00 AM ET Last Updated: Mar 31, 2017 11:12 AM ET Canada's privacy commissioner and the CRTC have made decisions in recent years that effectively limit the information internet service providers can collect and use ... Read More »

Feb 16th Yahoo email accounts no longer secure!

Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016, the latest development in the internet company’s investigation of a mega-breach that exposed 1 billion users’ data several years ago. Yahoo confirmed Wednesday that it was notifying users that their accounts had potentially been compromised but ... Read More »

Sep 30th 548 is new area code in southwestern Ontario, joining 519, 226

Growing use of communications services fuels demand for new area code Welcome to The 548. Included on June 4, the new area code for southwestern Ontario, which is currently served by area codes 226 and 519. The new 548 area code will be used in the communities of Windsor, Sarnia, London, Stratford, Owen Sound, Kitchener-Waterloo and Guelph ... Read More »

Aug 27th A Hacking Group Is Selling iPhone Spyware to Governments

On Thursday, researchers published evidence that an established private cyberarms dealer called NSO Group, whose clientele primarily comprises governments, has been selling masterful spyware that is delivered to mobile devices through a series of critical vulnerabilities in Apple’s iOS mobile operating system. Once established on a device, ... Read More »

May 13th Our 911/e911 Emergency Service

Traditionally, dialing 911 anywhere within the United States and Canada from a business or residential landline routes your call to a local Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) dispatcher who is trained to aid you in emergency situations by dispatching emergency medical, fire and law enforcement agencies to your location. The dispatcher is ... Read More »

Feb 4th VoIP Affiliate Program

VoIP Reseller Affiliate Program Join the ICT Tech Affiliate ProgramSpread the word about ICT Tech on your website or word of mouth, and earn cash every time your customers make a ICT Tech SIP Canuk purchase. That’s our affiliate program in a nutshell, and it’s incredibly easy to join up.And since we believe that our success depends on ... Read More »

Nov 3rd We're improving our VoIP Server Infrastructure

Important Information for users of the Dallas, Houston, London, Tampa and Toronto servers (dallas.icttech.net, houston.icttech.net, london.icttech.net, tampa.icttech.net, sip1.icttech.net, sip2.icttech.net, sip3.icttech.net and sip.icttech.net) These changes are done in order to improve the quality of service and also to be able to scale up our ... Read More »

Mar 30th Harvard cracks DNA storage, crams 700 terabytes of data into a single gram

A bioengineer and geneticist at Harvard’s Wyss Institute have successfully stored 5.5 petabits of data — around 700 terabytes — in a single gram of DNA, smashing the previous DNA data density record by a thousand times.   The work, carried out by George Church and Sri Kosuri, basically treats DNA as just another digital storage device. ... Read More »

Mar 7th BGP spoofing - why nothing on the internet is actually secure

he scariest hack of them all on the internet has been around for a long time, but it doesn't get a lot of attention in the broader tech press. It's BGP spoofing and it compromises the most basic functions of the internet: the routing of data from one system to another.Effective use of BGP spoofing is not within the reach of script kiddies, but ... Read More »