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News Electronics General
February 3, 2020  

Internet code of conduct goes into effect for 10 big service providers

The code is the CRTC’s answer to a soaring number of complaints about internet services, such as “bill shock” caused by unexpected extra fees or price increases

News Electronics General
January 28, 2020  

Bell Canada invests $400M in Internet for Hamilton

Will bring direct fibre network connections to more than 200,000 homes and business locations throughout the city.

News Electronics General
October 2, 2019  

Court: FCC can dump net neutrality, but can’t bar state laws

Net neutrality has evolved from a technical concept to a politically charged issue.

News Aerospace Electronics General
September 24, 2019  

Can a new space race connect the world to the internet?

More than a dozen companies have asked U.S. regulators for permission to operate constellations of satellites that provide internet service.

News Manufacturing General
August 7, 2019  

Canadians benefit from indie ISPs competing with big internet: study

Independent ISP customers significantly more likely to be “very satisfied” than customers of the facilities-based carriers.

News Electronics Government General
July 25, 2019  

Canada invests $85M into advanced satellites to connect rural, remote regions

Feds have set a goal of ensuring all Canadians are connected to high-speed internet by 2030.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 11, 2019  

France adopts pioneering tax on tech giants after US threat

Amounts to a 3% annual levy on French revenues exceeding US$28 million.

News Government General
May 30, 2019  

Trudeau warns Internet regulation could be used to repress citizens, free speech

He made his case at a gathering of civil society and government representatives from some 100 countries.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
August 21, 2018  

States aim to stop internet release of 3D printed gun plans

Nineteen states and the District of Columbia secured a restraining order to stop that process; now they want to make it permanent.

News Government Manufacturing General Technology
May 2, 2018  

Feds see internet data cloud as alternative to their creaky computer systems

…But concerns related to data control, protection and privacy have been raised.

Feature Manufacturing General Technology
December 10, 2017  

Prepare for an attack: Lessons learned from Verizon-Yahoo ordeal

Without adequate remedial action in place, cyber attacks can impact organizations in many ways.

News Manufacturing General
May 18, 2017  

Cisco Systems announces 1,100 more layoffs as revenue declines

Adds to the 5,500 laid off in August, 7% of the internet gear makers workforce.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 26, 2017  

Internet firms winding up for a fight over ‘net neutrality’

Government may downgrade prohibitions on anti-consumer and anticompetitive internet actions to voluntary commitments.

News Manufacturing General
March 9, 2017  

Internet connected ‘smart’ devices are stupid about security

A growing dependency on network-connected technologies is outpacing the means to secure them.

News Manufacturing General
February 28, 2017  

Feds explore potential of blockchain as next-gen Internet tech

Giant digital bulletin board shares, moves and maintains an online database on a transparent network.