CIRA Factbook points out digital divide

Canadians are a conservative folk that have taken slowly to the Internet. But when we do we show no loyalty to the country, according to a new report. Two out of every three

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canucks split on government reading email: Survey

A survey recent survey shows that more than half (51 per cent) of Canadians believe it is acceptable for the government to monitor -- in certain circumstances -- private email and other online activities.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 29th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

CIRA investigating dot-ca phishing scammers

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is working with police to investigate a phishing scam that targeted dot-ca domain owners, according to its CEO Byron Holland. The PayPal page set up by the

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 15th, 2012 Brian Jackson

New dot-ca registry goes live

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority unveiled its revamped dot-ca domain registration system on Wednesday, which now lets users auto-renew their domains.The announcement means CIRA, the organization responsible for managing dot-ca domain names, has

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: October 13th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

IP addresses will run out in two to three years

The Internet is running out of the IP addresses, but efforts to make the move from the current Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) system to its successor Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) continue

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: September 7th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Dot-co sets example for dot-ca, says lawyer

Canada is lagging behind other countries in online commerce and the dot-ca domain is following suit, says Toronto-based lawyer Zak Muscovitch of The Muscovitch Law Firm, who hopes to secure a seat on

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: August 25th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Dot-ca registration to get easier later this year

The organization responsible for operating the dot-ca domain space is rewriting its registry to simplify the registration process for Canadian users and businesses. One of the major changes being undertaken by the Canadian Internet Registry

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 15th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Canadian domain registry set to release names

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA)announced on Monday that it will no longer reserve dot-ca Internet domain names of Canadian municipalities.

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: January 31st, 2003 No Author

By any other name

There was a time when, if your company didn't have a .com at the end of its name, it was a sign of its rapidly on-setting demise. In the dot-com boom era, companies

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 4th, 2002 Poonam Khanna