Archive for April 15th, 2010

Parliament Votes To Extend Private Copying Levy in Non-Binding Motion

The Liberals, NDP, and Bloc joined forces yesterday to support a non-binding motion that calls for the extension of the private copying levy to other media such as iPods.  The Conservatives, who have labeled the proposal the iTax, opposed the motion.

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April 15, 2010 25 comments Must Reads

Halifax Court Orders Newspaper to Name Anonymous Posters

The Canadian Press reports that a Halifax court has ordered a newspaper and Google to provide whatever information they have to help identify people who posted anonymous comments about Halifax's top firefighters.

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April 15, 2010 6 comments Must Reads

Clement on Canadian Broadband

The Globe reports that Industry Minister Tony Clement has acknowledged that Canada's broadband leadership has "vanished."

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April 15, 2010 1 comment Must Reads