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British Cellphone Calculator Helps Cut Bills By 42%

The CBC reports that a regulatory-sanctioned cellphone cost calculator saves users an average of 42 percent on their monthly bills.

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September 15, 2009 Comments are Disabled News

MTS, Acanac Take Net Fight With Bell To Federal Court

The CBC reports that MTS Allstream and Acanac have filed a motion with the Federal Court of Appeal seeking reversal of the CRTC's usage based billing decision.

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September 15, 2009 1 comment News

Still Time To Speak Out: Government Grants 48 Hour Extension For Submissions

The government has just announced that there is a 48 hour extension on submissions to the copyright consultation.  While the discussion forum has closed, Canadians now have until Tuesday night to submit their views on copyright.  If you missed last night's deadline, there is still time to craft your own […]

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September 14, 2009 2 comments News
Canadian Copyright Law: Charting the Change

Canadian Copyright Law: Charting the Change

On this last day of the copyright consulation, I have been amazed by the number of people who have written recently with news of their submission posted on a blog or other site (examples here, here, here, here, here, here, and here).  The government reports that they have received over […]

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September 13, 2009 2 comments News

New Copyright Consultation Submissions of Note

With two days left, many organizations are posting their final submissions to the copyright consultation online.  Recent postings include: Canadian Association of Media Education Organizations Canadian Coalition for Electronic Rights Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences Canadian Federation of Students ACTRA Writers' Guild of Canada

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September 12, 2009 3 comments News