Canada's CRTC - Regulation at Sloth Speed

Almost one year ago today (357 days ago to be exact), Tim Denton and I participated in the CRTC review of mobile wireless services on behalf of the Internet Society, Canada Chapter.  A lot has happened in the last 357

Certificates for me, but not for thee

Today the Internet Society, Canada Chapter intervened in a Part One application by Mitel Cloud Services Inc. requesting the CRTC allow all telecommunication service providers (TSPs) to be able to equally participate in the STIR/SHAKEN framework.  For those who

Hey CRTC - Don't issue a "Call for Comment" if we can't.

This week I did something I have never had to do before - I filed an intervention with the CRTC on behalf of the Internet Society Canada Chapter (ISCC), saying that we could not make informed comment at this time

Mouthwatering Grilled Pork Chops

Pork - the "other" white meatAfter a long day at work, the last thing I want to do is be stuck in the kitchen making dinner -  I want to be outside, enjoying what little summer Canada has. That's why

"Memories of COVID" Sriracha Burger Sauce

What makes the perfect summer burger?  To me, it's the right meat, the right bun, cheese, some peameal (Canadian) bacon, and then something to give the burger a bit of spicy heat. For the meat, that part is simple -

If you build it, they will come -

For years I've been advocating for an open voice peering exchange in Canada, and as I mentioned in my previous blog post about COVID-19's impact on Canadian telecommunications networks there has never been a better time to get this project