Post Tagged with: "the current"

Debate Over Wireless Competition in Canada Continues in the House of Commons and on the Air

The debate over the state of wireless competition in Canada continues to rage. Last week, I appeared on CBC’s The Current, as part of a 30 minute segment devoted to the wireless industry. The issue was also discussed during Question Period at the House of Commons, with Industry Minister Christian Paradis focusing on competition and consumers:

We want to enhance competition and investment in this country, and this is why we adopted this policy back in 2008 for the AWS spectrum. Let me say that the price went down by an average of 11% since then, and we will continue this way with the 700 megahertz spectrum. We launched consultation with the industry to make sure that we enhance competition and provide better choice and better rates for our consumers.

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April 22, 2013 Comments are Disabled News, News Interviews, Podcasts, Tv / Radio

Kerr on Privacy and Anonymity

My colleague Ian Kerr appeared on CBC's The Current on Friday to discuss privacy and anonymity issues.  The podcast is here.  His book – free to download – here.

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April 18, 2009 Comments are Disabled News

The Long Memory of the Internet

The CBC's The Current spent thirty minutes yesterday talking about the long memory of the Internet.  A podcast version is available here (thanks Jeremy!).

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May 16, 2007 Comments are Disabled News