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Public, Private and Secure DNS

image: kinsta.com Published Mar 25 2020, Updated Dec 19 2020 The domain name system (DNS) connects or resolves URL / Link names to IP addresses, i.e. With DNS, it’s possible to type words instead of a string of numbers into … Continue reading

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Alberta launches survey on federal firearms policy banning assault-style weapons | CTV News

Kelsey Dyer CTVNewsEdmonton.ca Senior Digital Producer @KelseyCTV Nov 9, 2020 The Alberta Firearms Advisory Committee was formed in June 2020 to provide recommendations on responding to gun violence while protecting the rights of gun owners in the province in response … Continue reading

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B.C. feared money-laundering crackdown would hurt provincial revenue, Cullen Commission hears

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/british-columbia/article-bc-feared-money-laundering-crackdown-would-hurt-provincial-revenue/

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Facebook Services and other Apps preinstalled on many devices with option to uninstall removed

Oct 27 2020 Apple, Google, Samsung, LG and many other device makers or mobile wireless providers pre-install their own and or third party apps on devices that some users do not want and disable the option to uninstall them. Here … Continue reading

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Tin foil hat types loving current global conditions

Mar 28 2020 – concerned citizen There sure is a lot of tin foil hat types jumping all over the current global covid-19 pandemic and related conditions. Be careful they try and use repetition to wear down your common sense. … Continue reading

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Tech giants and others are Reading License Plates

Google And Facebook Are Reading Your License Plates https://jalopnik.com/google-is-reading-your-license-plates-1839259494 Some police, public or third party for profit traffic or parking photo enforcement partners, public auto insurance providers and others are also using OCR and automatic license plate readers (ALPR’s). In … Continue reading

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Unless It Changes, Capitalism Will Starve Humanity By 2050 – Forbes

(Credit: ZINIYANGE AUNTONY/AFP/Getty Images) — Feb 9th 2019 – Forbes plus added commentary. “Capitalism has generated massive wealth for some, but it’s devastated the planet and has failed to improve human well-being at scale.” “We are killing the earth as … Continue reading

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Proper traffic safety not the priority in France and elsewhere “safety” camera corporations setup shop

Feb 7 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – If the elected and appointed officials in France were concerned about proper safety as mandated and not the 1.4 Billion euros in annual “safety” revenue they would invest in proper traffic engineering. No … Continue reading

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Profiting off public records – Keatley vs. Teranet SCC

Similar to how the The Canadian Standards Association (CSA) has become self and special interest focused Keatley Surveying Ltd wants to profit off public records. Keatley v. Teranet – RestoreCSA SCC to hear appeal in Teranet class action brought by … Continue reading

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Health-care reform in Canada is coming one way or another

Joe Raedle / PNG Winnipeg Sun December 1, 2018 Opinion Columnists Exert “Canada spends more as a share of the economy (after adjusting for differences in demographics) than every other country except Switzerland, France and Norway. If that spending translated … Continue reading

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