This weeks column for 24Hrs: Taxpayers deserve better value for costly Translink Faregate system

This week, Brent and I take on the latest Faregate Folly…. the Compass Card fare evasion loophole. This week’s topic: Does the latest Compass Card loophole undermine the value of the new system? Taxpayers were treated to yet another in a series of TransLink follies recently with the news that Compass Card testers had quicklyContinue reading This weeks column for 24Hrs: Taxpayers deserve better value for costly Translink Faregate system

This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: “People right to be wary of TransLink’s privacy promises “

This week’s topic: Is the ability to track your movements through the Compass Card an invasion of privacy? In an age when increasingly invasive technology is exposing people’s personal information, it’s no surprise that privacy issues are getting so much attention. However, in the race by service providers to provide the latest innovations, I thinkContinue reading This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: “People right to be wary of TransLink’s privacy promises “