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Here’s What’s Wrong with Canada’s Digital Economy

The State of Canada’s Digital Economy The most important sector of the economy, in my humble opinion, is the technology industry. It’s the backbone of our health, transportation, business, and non-profit sectors. Why is it that Canada has fallen in its digital economy whereas in the late 1990’s Canada had a robust software and ICT […]

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Usage Based Billing for the Internet: Canada’s Economic Folly

What is Usage-Based Billing? Usage-based billing (UBB) is something that was introduced to the CRTC in 2008 by Bell. What it does is, it puts a cap on the amount of Internet you consume and applies a fee for every gigabyte you use thereafter. What’s the problem with that? Well, it stifles Canada’s economy’s by […]