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Digital TV, Movie Streaming Reaches a Tipping Point - eMarketer

The US digital TV and movie streaming audience is growing even faster than anticipated, according to a new eMarketer report.
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Web Privacy, and How Consumers Let Down Their Guard

Web Privacy, and How Consumers Let Down Their Guard | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Consumers insist that they treasure their online privacy. But their mouse clicks tell a far different tale, as the experiments of a behavioral economist show.
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A New Domain For Canada

A New Domain For Canada | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
CIRA's CEO, Byron Holland, made an important announcement today aimed at all Canadian internet users. CIRA currently runs .ca, but feels that maybe it's not qui
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The digital arms trade

The digital arms trade | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
IT IS a type of software sometimes described as “absolute power” or “God”. Small wonder its sales are growing. Packets of computer code, known as...
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Internet slow? It’s fallout from largest known attack in web history

Internet slow? It’s fallout from largest known attack in web history | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Denial-of-service attack on spam-fighting organization Spamhaus embroils San Francisco-based CloudFlare, ripples across rest of web
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US Internet-attached devices exceeds one-half billion

Mark Ollig's Bits & Bytes column
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Canada's video-game industry ranks No. 3 worldwide

Canada's video-game industry ranks No. 3 worldwide | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
In its recent report, Essential Facts 2012, the Entertainment Software Association of Canada provided a snapshot of the computer and video-game market, with profiles of gamers in various age groups, a list of the top-selling titles of the year (for...
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Mobile apps cause privacy concern for parents - Technology & Science - CBC News

Mobile apps cause privacy concern for parents - Technology & Science - CBC News | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Relieved your kids aren't posting embarrassing messages and goofy self-portraits on Facebook? They're probably doing it on Instagram and Snapchat instead.
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What Teens Get About the Internet That Parents Don't

What Teens Get About the Internet That Parents Don't | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Parents more often than not have a negative view of the role of the Internet in learning, and young people almost always have a positive one.
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Michael Geist - NDP Calls It: Bill C-56 is "ACTA Through the Backdoor"

Dr. Michael Geist is the Canada Research Chair of Internet and E-commerce Law at the University of Ottawa., ndp on c-56
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Civil Society Hung Out To Dry in Global Cyber Espionage

Civil Society Hung Out To Dry in Global Cyber Espionage | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
This post was co-authored by Sarah McKune, a senior researcher at the Citizen Lab.
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Canada’s anti-spam laws to make it harder for businesses to send emails to customers | FP Tech Desk | Financial Post

Canada’s anti-spam laws to make it harder for businesses to send emails to customers | FP Tech Desk | Financial Post | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation might have a more negative impact on Canadian businesses and consumers than well-intentioned policy makers anticipated
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U.S. CERT Issues Alert on DNS Amplification Attacks

Neil Schwartzman writes to report that U.S. Cert issued Alert TA13-088A on Friday March 29, 2013.
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Digital divide persists in Canada, both in access and Internet fluency

Digital divide persists in Canada, both in access and Internet fluency | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
No matter the lip service paid to bridging Canada’s digital divide, a new study finds gaps in technology-access persist.
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U.S. predators use video games to lure Canadian kids - Manitoba - CBC News

U.S. predators use video games to lure Canadian kids - Manitoba - CBC News | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Winnipeg police have recently investigated seven cases of online predators who lure children through gaming consoles, a problem that is often undetected and under-reported.
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Reuters.com brings you the latest news from around the world, covering breaking news in business, politics, entertainment, technology, and more in video and pictures.
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Attacks on Spamhaus Used Internet Against Itself

Attacks on Spamhaus Used Internet Against Itself | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
A huge denial-of-service attack that eventually slowed traffic across much of the Internet relied on vulnerabilities in the network’s own hardware to amplify its effects.
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Researchers create fiber network that operates at 99.7% speed of light, smashes speed and latency records | ExtremeTech

Researchers create fiber network that operates at 99.7% speed of light, smashes speed and latency records | ExtremeTech | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Researchers at the University of Southampton in England have produced optical fibers that can transfer data at 99.7% of the universe's speed limit: The speed of light.
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CCD COE - Tallinn Manual Book Presentations

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Read the recently-released Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare.

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eLearning | Internet Society

eLearning | Internet Society | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
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Want to learn more about Internet governance? This looks like a great opportunity: Shaping the Internet - History and Futures

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Security Chief Says Computer Attacks Will Be Met

Security Chief Says Computer Attacks Will Be Met | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Testimony by Gen. Keith Alexander was the first time the Obama administration publicly admitted to developing the capacity for offensive cyberattacks.
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Generic top-level domains will divide the internet, warns IIA CEO

Generic top-level domains will divide the internet, warns IIA CEO | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
The advent of generic top-level domains (gTLDs) like .blog or .hair will only facilitate the division of the internet into territories, the Irish Internet Association has warned and has written to ICANN voicing its objection.
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Behind CISPA, the threat of a new cyberwar

Behind CISPA, the threat of a new cyberwar | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
Mounting evidence of Chinese cyberattacks on the U.S. could be the catalyst to pass CISPA, a cybersecurity bill that could be a "nightmare" for your privacy.
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2013 Canada Digital Future in Focus

2013 Canada Digital Future in Focus | Canadian Internet Forum | Scoop.it
comScore presents the 2013 Canada Digital Future in Focus, its annual report on how the prevailing trends in web usage, online video, digital advertising, mobile, social media and e-commerce are defining the current Canadian marketplace and what...
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