Cloud Computing

It’s time carriers did better, says new Rogers chief

The telecom industry has invested billions in new wireless networks but it isn't making it easy for cellphone users, says...

June 16th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


Tax info may be a little too ‘shared': privacy watchdog

Canada's sharing of tax information with the US in compliance with American tax laws may jeopardize the privacy of Canadian...

May 21st, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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Feds reverse approach, defend CRTC in legal battle with telcos

It's not often that a government reverses course, but the Harper government has apparently done so in the continuing legal...

May 8th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


Harper pushed on telecom access

The battle over the way law enforcement agencies can get telecommunications companies to hand over subscriber information went into Question...

May 1st, 2014 Howard Solomon


Do Canadian telecom, data protection laws hinder U.S. exports?

Along with tariffs, the Softwood Lumber Agreement, restrictions on United States grain exports and other issues, the U.S. has cited...

April 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Quebec government loses fight for

The government of Quebec waited too long to stake its claim on according to a recent ruling by the...

March 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Canada, Korea ink deal without increasing IP protection

Canada and South Korea appear to have veered away from typical trade agreements by not using the accord as a...

March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Resisting the move of governments to regulate the Internet

Do you believe that governments should be involved in regulating the Internet?  Governments regulate almost everything else, but the Internet...

February 27th, 2014 Donna Lindskog


Wi-Fi group calls for more unlicenced spectrum

A wireless industry group called WifiForward, is calling on United States policy makers to open up unlicenced spectrum for Wi-Fi...

February 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano