Shares in Quebec-based Valeant Pharmaceuticals, once one of Canada’s most valuable companies, plummeted significantly on Tuesday. The drugmaker in recent months has been mired in scandal, the subject of drug-pricing investigations and improper accounting allegations.
Super Bowl ratings were down 39 per cent in Canada this year, a drop that national rights-holder Bell Media blamed on a CRTC decision mandating this year’s game feed from Fox not be substituted with a Canadian signal.
Explosive allegations out of Wikileaks this week suggest that intelligence agencies are surreptiously spying on us using our many devices. While there’s reason for concern, experts say a little common sense goes a long way when it comes to data security.