Major recall for the Ford F-150

The US automaker Ford has announced the recall of nearly 1.5 million vehicles in North America, mainly because of a transmission problem. The vast majority of the units concerned are F-150 models from 2011 to 2013 equipped with a six-speed automatic transmission. On these transmissions, a manufacturing defect means that the vehicle can suddenly downshift […]

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Corruption: Canada back again

The level of corruption in a country is closely linked to the state of health of its democracy, says a report released Tuesday. Transparency International’s annual report for 2018 states that two-thirds of the world’s countries score less than 50, on a scale where “0” indicates absolute corruption and “100” indicates total cleanliness. Canada lost […]

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Spy on your neighbor in the subway, a breeze!

Thousands of passengers are exchanging messages or making transactions on their phones without wondering if anyone is watching their screen. A computer security specialist, Luc Lefebvre, has been having fun since last week identifying his careless subway neighbors to discover their age, their occupation, the name of the spouse, their children. He even found the coordinates of […]

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