Archive for September, 2020

Privacy and Wi-Fi Location Data

  • September 30, 2020
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

The Internet and the smartphone are essential to meaningful participation in modern life. But accessing the Internet often requires using Wi-Fi networks, particularly by students, travellers, businesses and low-income people. The use of Wi-Fi generates precise location data that reveals…

Automated Licence Plate Readers

  • September 15, 2020
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

An automated licence plate reader combines a high-speed camera with image-processing technology to capture licence plate numbers and enable surveillance by the collection and retention of bulk data. The data collected includes date, time and location, and may also include…