News Roundup: Red tape drags down Canadian economy, Only 22% of Ontario local businesses have faith, and Why the silence of over privacy puts our freedom at risk

Google buys UK artificial intelligence startup Deepmind for £400m: http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/jan/27/google-acquires-uk-artificial-intelligence-startup-deepmind

Stephen Harper must address online surveillance in Canada, says PEN Canada: http://www.sacbee.com/2014/01/17/6080327/stephen-harper-must-address-online.html#storylink=cpy

The silence over privacy puts our freedoms at risk: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-debate/why-the-silence-around-privacy/article16516631/

Bell pointed out for monitoring its clients: http://translate.google.com/translate?sl=auto&tl=en&u=http%3A//techno.lapresse.ca/nouvelles/mobilite/201401/27/01-4732866-bell-canada-pointe-du-doigt-pour-la-surveillance-de-ses-clients.php

Toxic fluoride being forced into city’s water supplies without the people’s consent: http://www.simcoe.com/news-story/4330256-health-unit-to-province-mandate-fluoridation/

What do Canada’s gun control programs cost? The government isn’t saying: http://www.troymedia.com/2014/01/25/what-do-canadas-gun-control-programs-cost/

Only 22% of local businesses have faith in direction of Ontario’s economy: http://www.theobserver.ca/2014/01/28/only-22-of-local-businesses-have-faith-in-direction-of-ontarios-economy

Vancouver Ciastal Health wants to ban e-cigarettes which don’t contain nicotine and don’t damage your health (look it up): http://vancouver.24hrs.ca/2014/01/28/health-authority-calls-for-e-cigarettes-ban

Red tape is an unnecessary drag on Canada’s economic growth: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/small-business/sb-managing/leadership/red-tape-costs-us-all-and-its-time-to-confront-it/article16518806/

Montreal raises taxes: http://www.montrealgazette.com/news/Montreal+Mayor+Denis+Coderre+first+budget+sees+increase/9444288/story.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

67 Year Old Orillia Man Fined Over Snowbank On His Property: http://canadianawareness.org/2014/01/67-year-old-orillia-man-fined-over-snowbank-on-his-property/

RCMP Const. Pompeo Shot a Man at Traffic Stop and Gets to keep his job & gun: http://canadianawareness.org/2014/01/rcmp-const-pompeo-shot-a-man-at-traffic-stop-and-gets-to-keep-his-job-gun/

When the dollar falls, everyone in Canada loses: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-debate/when-the-dollar-falls-everyone-in-canada-loses/article16567443/

Canadian Regulators Probe Google’s Ad Model: http://thetyee.ca/Mediacheck/2014/01/22/Google-Probe/

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