Archive for November, 2006

Do Canadians Value Privacy?

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

That Canada ranked #2 in defending the privacy of its citizens is perhaps more of a sad comment on international complacence on privacy issues than a major achievement of which we can be particularly proud. From The Globe and Mail: LONDON — Germany and Canada are the best defenders of privacy, ...

Canadian Network Neutrality

Monday, November 6th, 2006

Canadian internet "watchdog" Michael Geist points out that there are forces at work threatening so-called "network neutrality" or as I prefer to frame the issue: internet freedom. Of particular concern is Videotron's president Robert Depatie who proves he just doesn't get it. Unfortunately what's scary is neither do many of ...