Archive for April, 2009

Michael Geist is reporting that the Canadian government will (finally!) table an anti-spam bill in the House of Commons tomorrow:

The bill carries the unwieldly name of “An Act to promote the efficiency and adaptability of the Canadian economy by regulating certain activities that discourage reliance on electronic means of carrying out commercial activities, and to amend the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Act, the Competition Act, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act and the Telecommunications Act.”  The title obviously indicates that the anti-spam bill will feature a multi-pronged approach to fighting spam with a role for the CRTC, the Competition Bureau, and the Privacy Commissioner of Canada.

It will be interesting to see how this compares to the anti-spam bill tabled in the Senate, almost one year ago (apart from the 52-word title of the new bill).

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Yesterday was my final day in London, Ontario, and at FIMS. My assignments had all been completed and my classes were over. The one thing that remained was the Exit Interview…


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Where’s Warren?


UWO’s MLIS graduating class, Winter 2009 term.

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