Could a levy on ISPs help promote Canadian content in the new digital world?

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While the “internet tax” proposed by the Commons heritage committee was criticized for piling more fees onto consumers, many in the media industry feel it had the right intention, writes Ramona Pringle. Source link ...Read More More...

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By montreal On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Nicaraguan Hostel Promotes New Wave of Sustainable Tourism

LEÓN, Nicaragua, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Surfing Turtle Lodge is proud to announce that in this latest sea turtle nesting season we have released over 5,500 baby sea turtles from our hatchery, More...

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By montreal On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Heat wave suffocates American Southwest on 1st day of summer

Stifling heat descended across much of the Southwest this week, grounding planes and posing health concerns for both people and animals. Source link ...Read More More...

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By montreal On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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How cats managed to take over the world (it's our fault)

Cats have mounted a silent takeover of the world. They’re in backyards, on T-shirts and motivational posters — and let’s not even talk about the internet. Now, a new study from a team More...

By montreal On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Schneider Electric Joins Climate Leadership Council in Support of Carbon Dividends Plan

ANDOVER, Mass., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced its participation in the Climate Leadership Council More...

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By montreal On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Dominion Energy's “Wings at Work” Initiative is for the Birds and Bees

RICHMOND, Va., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Dominion Energy launched a multi-faceted environmental effort today to create more natural habitats for butterflies, bees, birds and other pollinators More...

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By montreal On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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Personal info of nearly 200 million U.S. voters sat exposed on a public server for 12 days

Personal information belonging to 198 million American voters was exposed for more than week this month, publicly accessible from a “misconfigured database” — if you knew where to look. Source More...

By montreal On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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Carnegie Mellon researchers find new vehicle emissions to be deceptively clean

PITTSBURGH, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — For years, automakers have been working to reduce pollutant levels coming out of motor vehicles’ tailpipes. Airborne particulate matter, for example, More...

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By montreal On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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NASA telescope finds 10 more Earth-sized, potentially habitable planets

NASA says its planet-hunting telescope has ...Read More More...

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By montreal On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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Millions of tropical sea creatures 'blooming' off B.C. coast

Millions of translucent, sea cucumber-shaped pyrosomes have ‘invaded’ northern waters. Local scientists know little about them and say it’s unclear how long the tropical creatures More...