Category Archives: CBC Radio Column

CBC Radio column: Usage-based Billing

by DJ Kelly February 2, 2011

In this alberta@noon column on CBC Radio One with host Donna McElligott I talk about the latest CRTC ruling allowing for usage-based internet billing, what it is, why they made this decision, and what it may mean for consumers. I also discuss the potential for it being over-turned by the federal government. albertaatnoon Feb 2 […]

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CBC Radio column: Stelmach’s resignation, courts’ banning Twitter, and Egypt

by DJ Kelly January 26, 2011

In this alberta@noon column on CBC Radio One with host Donna McElligott I talk about the online reaction to the resignation of Alberta Premier Ed Stelmach and what it might mean to opposition parties. I also discuss the suggestion by the lawyers of Russell Williams that the tweets of journalists were harming the public and […]

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CBC Radio column: Must-have tech toys for Christmas

by DJ Kelly December 15, 2010

In this alberta@noon column on CBC Radio One with guest host Holly Preston I talk about some of the hot (and not so hot) tech gadget-type gifts for this holiday season. Items include Android phones, Apple TV, Google TV, Boxee Box, Roxu XDS, MacBook Air, HP Envy 14, iPad, Xbox Kinect, Amazon Kindle 3 and […]

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CBC Radio column: Why governments should actually be afraid of Wikileaks

by DJ Kelly December 1, 2010

In this alberta@noon column on CBC Radio One with host Donna McElligott I talk about Wikileaks and the recent “cablegate” leaked U.S. Embassy communications. I cover past Wikileaks and examine why North Americans are more upset this time than ever before. There are lots of reasons for governments to be embarrassed by the contents of […]

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CBC Radio column: Whither Alberta politics

by DJ Kelly November 17, 2010

In this alberta@noon column on CBC Radio One with host Donna McElligott I talk about the new realities for the provincial parties caused by the recent municipal elections including a new sense of “permission to participate” by voters and a new energetic and engaged group of volunteers and voters. I talk about what this means […]

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