Archive for October 10th, 2007

Privacy Commissioner Investigating PM Harper Over New Year Card

The Edmonton Sun reports that the Privacy Commissioner of Canada is investigating a complaint related to the distribution of Jewish New Year cards from Prime Minister Stephen Harper.  The card raised questions in my household as well – where did Harper get data on Jewish addresses?

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October 10, 2007 2 comments Must Reads

ISP Transparency in the UK

While my column this week focused on Canadian ISP transparency, the BBC reports that similar issues have arisen in the UK, where the Ofcom Consumer Panel is trying to address concerns that consumers are being misled about broadband services.

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October 10, 2007 3 comments Must Reads