• Canada takes a stand for net neutrality - strikes down unlimited music plan - CNET

    9 days ago - By CNET

    The move cites the need for data to be treated equally for all.
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  • Net neutrality policy in Canada: “Internet providers must treat data traffic the same, regardless of content.”

    9 days ago - By Privacy Online

    Canada is celebrating a net neutrality win with Telecom Regulatory Policy 2017-104 . Zero rating, the act of having some apps or services not count towards a users' internet data cap, has been forbidden. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission , Canada's equivalent to the Federal Communications Commission , announced the decision on 4/20/17. In an announcement on Reddit , the CRTC clarified:
    “The CRTC has strengthened its commitment to Net Neutrality, consumer choice and free exchange of ideas. The CRTC concluded that differential pricing generally gives an unfair...
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  • Canada strengthens net neutrality with zero-rating crackdown

    Canada strengthens net neutrality with zero-rating crackdown

    9 days ago - By Engadget

    In a victory for net neutrality, Canada's telecom regulator has ruled against a carrier offering 'free' music streaming as part of a zero-rating scheme. Quebecor's 'Unlimited Music' allows premium Videotron subscribers to use select streaming apps, s...
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