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Technology changes to be studied by all-party caucus in Parliament

Internet and Governance | 06/16/2023 5:05 pm EDT

The rapid pace of change in the technology sector has led a group of Parliamentarians to form an emerging technology caucus where members of all parties can learn about the brave new world. The caucus was the brainchild of Alberta Conservative MP Michelle Rempel Garner who tweeted out the idea and was flooded with responses. Liberal MP Anthony Housefather was...

Nearly one million dormant phone lines under government review

telecom | 04/11/2023 3:40 pm EDT

The government is in the process of checking into how many phone numbers in its possession are dormant and how to proceed with handling them. Public Services and Procurement (PSP) is the lead department in the undertaking. Anthony Housefather, the Parliamentary Secretary...