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Canada’s government to overturn Internet usage caps

The Canadian government will seek to overturn an independent agency’s decision to allow Internet providers the ability to cap usage, effectively turning bandwidth into a commodity. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), an agency that regulates telecommunication carriers in Canada, issued a decision in May 2010 that allowed Bell…

Watch: Darth Vader rings the opening bell on NYSE

As he rang the bell marking the start of the New York Stock Exchange’s trading day Thursday, Sith lord and Halloween costume favorite Darth Vader reminded us that we should not be too proud of this economic terror we’ve constructed. Seeing Emperor Palpatine’s right-hand man (pardon the pun) ringing the…