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    Canadian elections in 140 characters or less

    by  • January 13, 2012 • Technology, The DMP Official Blog

    A 73-year-old Canadian law that bans the publication of election results across time zones has finally caved in to the all-consuming power of Twitter, Facebook and other social networking tools, report Reuters. Under the law, any public broadcast (including posting on a social networking feed) of election night results in ridings located in earlier...

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    Browser Wars

    by  • January 4, 2012 • Technology, The DMP Official Blog • 0 Comments

    If you’re a casual web user, you may not have given too much thought to your choice of web browser. Maybe you just use Internet Explorer because it came with your Windows PC — or Safari if you’re on a Mac — or maybe you’re using Firefox because someone told you Internet Explorer was...

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