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Introducing a New Voice in Canada on Internet Rights - Online Rights Canada
Online Rights Canada aims to address, assist and educate on pressing issues facing Canada's digital landscape today.
December 16, 2005
End of the Road for Overpeer
Overpeer, who once attempted to flood P2P networks with corrupt and false files, is no more.
December 10, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Election Debate Questions for the Technically Inclined
With important online rights issues yet to be answered, the CIPPIC plan to ask the Canadian candidates important questions surrounding the Internet.
December 8, 2005
ISPs Now Spying on Users
As governments all over the world step up the pressure for internet surveillance, we lift the lid on the shady world of ISP enforcment and uncover the international pressures that will be forcing them to work with police and mysterious other bodies.
November 3, 2005
UN Split Threatens Future of the Internet
The European Union has been flexing its collective muscles, risking a potentially cataclysmic showdown with the USA over control over the Internet.
October 6, 2005
by Ownership Restored ownership is transferred back to Tim Leonard.
September 27, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Roosterteeth Productions - The Anomaly
A look at the popular production team.
September 6, 2005
EFF Releases
The EFF (Electronics Frontier Foundation) has released a user's guide to DRM (Digital Rights Management).
September 2, 2005
Canadian Federal Appeals Court Upholds Privacy Rights - For Now
The Canadian Federal Court of Appeals has ruled ISPs do not have to divulge alledged copyright infringer's identities to the CRIA (Canadian Recording Industry Association.) But not all is lost for the CRIA.
May 19, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
New Copyright Amendments Target P2P Users
Those caught either capturing or uploading/possessing just one pre-released movie can spend up to three years in jail.
April 28, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke Claims Removal of All Programs Containing Adware has announced a new program aimed at removing all programs containing adware and spyware. Although a step in the right direction, serious inconsistencies remain.
April 28, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Independent TV P2P Style
File sharing activists, Downhill Battle, make setting up a TV channel as easy as blogging.
April 18, 2005
Musik: PyMusique’s Successor
PyMusique, the alternative iTunes client, has been succeeded by Musik. What’s different? Musik not only accesses iTunes, but also the Napster music store.
April 13, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Time Ticks on Norwegian Fair-Use
International law is moving in, threatening Norwegian fair-use.
April 6, 2005
Bahnhof and Antipiratbyrån Settle Differences
In what both organizations call "burying the hatchet", Swedish ISP Bahnhof and Antipiratbyran have agreed to drop legal actions against each other.
April 4, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke

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