Category: Surveillance Capitalism

‘Surveillance Capitalism’: How the Feds Get Canadians’ Cellphone Data

Besides data from carrier Telus, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has been relying on data ultimately sourced from companies which collect data through smartphone apps to get anonymized movement records of Canadians, The Epoch Times has learned. It was revealed in December that PHAC has been conducting mobility analysis of Canadians, in part…


How the Government Gets Canadians’ Cellphone Data

Besides data from carrier Telus, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has been relying on data ultimately sourced from companies which collect data through smartphone apps to get anonymized movement records of Canadians, The Epoch Times has learned. It was revealed in December that PHAC has been conducting mobility analysis of Canadians, in part…