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By Aleksandra Sagan The Canadian Press

McDonald’s, A&W to launch all-day breakfast nationwide due to growing demand

TORONTO — Canadians hankering for a breakfast sandwich in the evening will soon be able to satisfy that craving at most McDonald’s and A&W restaurants later next month, as the fast-food chains concede to growing consumer demand to have their signature morning staples served throughout the day.

Bell’s CraveTV grows to 1M subscribers ahead of Shomi’s shutdown on Nov. 30

TORONTO — Weeks before TV streaming service Shomi is set to shut down, BCE Inc. said Thursday its CraveTV streaming service recently hit one million subscribers.

The Montreal-based company said it reached the milestone by the end of September, nearly two years after it launched CraveTV in December 2014.

Passwords often a ‘weak point’ for consumers in cyber security

TORONTO — This month, the University of Calgary paid $20,000 to regain access to its email system after a so-called ransomware cyber-attack.

A year ago, Ashley Madison, a website that facilitates extra-marital affairs, lost customers’ personal information to hackers, who have also recently accessed personal information held by online retailer eBay, Sony and LinkedIn, among others.