As the CRTC asks for input on new media broadcasting, the Canadian Association of Internet Providers say the exclusion of UGC is "a fundamental error." How UGC, levies to compensate commercial artists and the threat of a net that's not neutral are intertwined in the debate
It was an online retailer's worst nightmare. Most customers of the Louisville Slugger Museum's online gift shop arrived by way of Hillerich & Bradsby Co.'s home page for its famous bats, www.slugger.com. But last July, someone uploaded the wrong file to the company's Web site, and for six weeks, all attempts to go to the gift shop from the Louisville Slugger home page were redirected to another company's Web site.
High-speed Internet provider NorthPoint Communications Group Inc. said late Tuesday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California in San Francisco.