Mar 14, 2014
By Valerie Massie
11:15 AM ET | Scott McFadden
12:15 PM ET | McLean Greaves
12:45 PM ET | Erin Weir
GUEST- Scott McFadden, Deputy Mayor, Township of Cavan Monaghan
TOPIC – Company pulls wind turbine project near temple development
INFO- (KAWARTHA LAKES) Stoneboat Community Wind Farm LP has withdrawn its proposal to engage in a renewable energy project, reducing the number of proposed wind turbine projects in the Bethany and Pontypool areas to four.
GUEST – McLean Greaves, VP, Digital Media , E-books Division, Zoomer Media, & tech blogger for EverythingZoomer.com
TOPIC – Some computer consultants say the global malware threat has gotten so bad that conventional security measures, such as anti-virus software, are no longer adequate to fight them.
INFO – Anti-virus programs are “totally useless,” says Mohammad Mannan, an assistant professor at the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering in Montreal.
GUEST- Erin Weir, Economist, United Steelworkers
TOPIC -Corporate Cash Stash Surpasses National Debt
INFO – Today’s National Balance Sheet Accounts indicate that the amount of cash held by private non-financial corporations in Canada soared from $591 billion in the third quarter of 2013 to $626 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013. Corporate Canada’s accumulated stock of cash now exceeds the federal government’s accumulated deficit, which was $612 billion at the end of 2013.