Archive for September 11th, 2007

Privacy Commissioner Expresses Concern Over Google Street View

The Privacy Commissioner of Canada has released a public letter she recently sent to Google expressing misgivings about the privacy implications of Google Street View. The Commissioner is of the view that the service, which has not yet been introduced in Canada, may not comply with Canadian privacy law.

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September 11, 2007 7 comments Must Reads

Public Safety Canada Quietly Launches Lawful Access Consultation

Public Safety Canada and Industry Canada have quietly launched a semi-public consultation on one element of lawful access.  The new consultation, which concludes on September 25th, asks for comments on the provision of customer name and address information by telecommunications companies to law enforcement.  The consultation has not been posted […]

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September 11, 2007 24 comments News

Susan Crawford Ties Things Together

Susan Crawford explains why the telcos, Hollywood, and law enforcement all oppose net neutrality.

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September 11, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

Susan Crawford Ties Things Together

Susan Crawford explains why the telcos, Hollywood, and law enforcement all oppose net neutrality.

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September 11, 2007 Comments are Disabled Neutrality

Copyright Board On Municipal Architecture Plans

Howard Knopf accurately predicted this change in Copyright Board policy – the Board will no longer issue licenses for architectural plans held in municipal archives because it does not believe licenses are needed.

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September 11, 2007 Comments are Disabled Must Reads