Archive for June 26th, 2007

German Wikipedia Receives State Funding

Interesting story out of Germany, where the government has allocated some funding to support the creation of new entries in the German Wikipedia.

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June 26, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Do-Not-Call Registry Put On Hold Too Long

My weekly Law Bytes column (Ottawa Citizen version, The Tyee version, homepage version) highlights the delays associated with creating a Canadian do-not-call registry. Despite overwhelming public support for the ability to opt-out of unwanted telemarketing calls, the registry is still months or possibly years from becoming a reality, a victim […]

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June 26, 2007 8 comments Columns

Do-Not-Call Registry Put On Hold Too Long

My weekly Law Bytes column (Ottawa Citizen version, The Tyee version, homepage version) highlights the delays associated with creating a Canadian do-not-call registry. Despite overwhelming public support for the ability to opt-out of unwanted telemarketing calls, the registry is still months or possibly years from becoming a reality, a victim […]

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June 26, 2007 Comments are Disabled iOptOut

Technology Law at The Tyee

I'm delighted to report that my weekly column will now also be appearing at The Tyee, a terrific online B.C.-based publication (see, e.g., its coverage of the net neutrality issue).

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June 26, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Net Radio Stations Go Silent

Dozens of Internet radio stations will go silent today in protest of the royalty rate hike in the U.S.  I covered some of the Canadian implications last spring.

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June 26, 2007 3 comments Must Reads