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May 25th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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DSL and XP trouble...HELP!
I'm running XP on my system and everything was fine connecting my DSL...until now. All of a sudden, most times, I can't connect. All wires are connected and my Ethernet card seems okay. It appears as though my computer is not communicating with the... (by Bung)
May 25th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Best speedtest site?
I'm sure everybody has used some kind of speedtest site (such as the popular broadbandreports.com test) or others suggested by your provider. But have you found one that just stands out as being more accurate than the others? I sort of want to get a... (by Andem)
May 25th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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Comparing Independent isps with the big guys
hi everybody ok, i'm interested in broadband stuff and computers, that's what got me to join these forums over a year ago. since this forum has died and it was my favourite, i want to get everyone to post their experience with independent isps. ... (by Cyberm4n)
May 24th, 2004 by Ginger_Ale last post
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[ News ] Open-source companies see profit aplenty
Open-source companies see profit aplenty Last modified: May 19, 2004, 4:30 PM PDT By David Becker Staff Writer, CNET News.com SAN FRANCISCO--It's easy to make money giving away software--just don't give away too much of it. ... (by Andem)
May 21st, 2004 by Technology Bot last post
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Request a Review
Canadian Content _strives_ on user suggestions. We have tons of software reviews at . Recently made public, some of them were featured at the old technology site, which was somewhat outdated. Most reviews... (by Technology Bot)
May 20th, 2004 by JSz last post
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Sympatico user log
Update May 20/2004 Still smooth sailing as far as the connection goes. I've recently upgraded to the new SpeedStream 6300 modem/wireless router, which has been great, extremely stable. Had a small billing snafu, but they corrected that in no time. ... (by JSz)
May 20th, 2004 by JSz last post
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Sympatico bitcapz gone - ppl happy now
Since itz been a while since i posted here, might as well make it an interesting post! I found this at rbua and cbc so here you are BCE Q1 earnings rise on improved wireless, high-speed internet results Last Updated Wed, 05 May 2004 16:06:41 ... (by JSz)
May 19th, 2004 by JDream last post
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Trouble finding Kazaa Lite K++?
Just incase anyone was wondering, it was removed from Google results by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and a letter of cease and desist. Here's a url where you can still get it.. It's great - no spyware, no hidden ads and it's faster than regular... (by Andem)
May 19th, 2004 by JSz last post
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Whats going on everybody here?
Heyas, I got ur emails about board downtimes I have not visited these forums in over 1 year. How is everybody? I visited here when there was that bitcaps started by Sympatico really made me mad and I was posting like crazyness years ago :P ... (by JSz)
May 19th, 2004 by gnuman last post
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Microsoft to submit antispam standard
Microsoft to submit antispam standard By Jim Hu and Stefanie Olsen CNET News.com May 19, 2004, 12:30 PM PT Microsoft on Wednesday said it plans to submit a proposal to make its antispam technology a standard, becoming the latest Internet giant... (by Technology Bot)
May 18th, 2004 by cyanide last post
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Opera 7.x betas
Opera 7.x betas. I suggest everyone give it a try, really nice and quick browser. Definately beats IE series anyday!! Highly suggested :) Happy surfing :D (by Andem)
May 18th, 2004 by cyanide last post
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Business Forums?
Hi, I am searching for high traffic canadian business forums. I would appreciate any reccomendations. Thanks. Email: incognito_1972@hotmail.com (by Anonymous)
May 18th, 2004 by Mike Levy last post
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Dedicated thread: Free Software Alternatives!
Dedicated thread to Free software alternatives! article posted on Canadian Content Technology web site Free software alternatives! By Mike Levy Introduction This article is going to show you how you can accomplish tasks with similar or even... (by Mike Levy)
May 16th, 2004 by Anonymous last post
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Rogers now you can buy cable modem
CONFIRMING!!! rogers has given me information saying you will soon be able to buy your modem but have not yet devised a price-plan for users with their own modems. :) :) :) :) (by Anonymous)
May 9th, 2004 by Technology Bot last post
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New Technology Site Launching!
Greetings to everyone! Canadian Content is currently working on a new web site to replace our old Technology site. The new site will include hundreds of free downloads, software reviews, news, excellent articles and a ton more features. While we're... (by Technology Bot)
May 8th, 2004 by Andem last post
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SASSER Virus Information - Be careful everyone!
We are sending this Virus Alert to update you on two critical viruses that are circulating on the Internet: The SASSER Virus and the NETSKY Virus. SASSER VIRUS INFORMATION (NETSKY VIRUS INFORMATION IS BELOW) A. SASSER KEY MESSAGE: All customers... (by Andem)
Apr 23rd, 2004 by Andem last post
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fav media player
I read that zoom player review and i tried it out. nice proggy! :D :D does anybody else have some ideas on what media players rock? i really did like zoom player and i use it all the time now. how about windvd5? i tried the trial and did not really... (by Anonymous)
Apr 15th, 2004 by Anonymous last post
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Popular Internet providers prove to still use bitcaps.
Popular Internet providers prove to still use bitcaps. Competition stirs up. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- You don't have to be a guru to be affected by the policies enforced by your Internet... (by Cyberm4n)
Apr 5th, 2004 by Shmad last post
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Justin Frankel: The World's Most Dangerous Geek
The World's Most Dangerous Geek (original article by rolling stone) Justin Frankel, the man who popularized file-sharing, has even bigger plans By David Kushner The net's No. 1 punk (by Cyberm4n)
Apr 2nd, 2004 by Anonymous last post
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Death of AllTheWeb and AltaVista
Hello Guys! :D I just wanted to say I love the search engine of Canadian Content.net. I am using it already for two months and wanted to let everybody know of this article I only just found out about from www.pandia.com The death of AltaVista... (by Anonymous)
Mar 31st, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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Judge: File sharing legal in Canada
Judge: File sharing legal in Canada Case of photocopiers in libraries cited as precedentBy John Borland Updated: 3:49 p.m. ET March 31, 2004 Sharing copyrighted works on peer-to-peer networks is legal in Canada, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday,... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 28th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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CBC News: Identifying Canadian File-Swappers
Identify Canadian file swappers! Richard Pfohl: CBC News p2pnet.net News:- Big Music will on Monday use the CRIA (Canadian Recording Industry Association) to demand that the Federal Court of Canada forces Canadian ISPs to hand over the names of... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 28th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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:: Pepsi :: I-Tunes ::
Low-tech 'hack' takes fizz out of Pepsi-iTunes promo Last modified: February 19, 2004, 1:58 PM PST By Jim Hu Staff Writer, CNET News.com It doesn't take a code breaker or a math whiz to lift songs from Apple Computer's iTunes online... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 28th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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Sympatico joins the crowd of online music-sales
Sympatico joins the crowd p2pnet.net News:- They're all doing it. With US companies scrabbling like lemmings to open online music stores, Canadian companies don't want punters going across the border - not that they need to with all the... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 28th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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New Canadian Lawsuit vs. P2P Sharing
Cdn file swap case continues Justice von Finckenstein - Toronto Star p2pnet.net News:- The CRIA (Canadian Recording Industry Association) is in a quandry: it wants to sue Canadian file sharers in the same way the RIAA (Recording Industry... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 28th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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New month, new round of RIAA lawsuits
New Round of RIAA Lawsuits March 23, 2004 Thomas Mennecke Matching their fortitude of January's 500+ lawsuits, the RIAA strikes again with an astounding 532 lawsuits against alledged music pirates. Unlike the initial round of lawsuits launched in... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 28th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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ShareReactor domino effect
ShareReactor Domino Effect Continues March 16, 2004 Thomas Mennecke The fall of the ShareReactor Empire is having far reaching effects in the file-sharing world. The impact of its collapse is just beginning to take effect, as the well-respected... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 16th, 2004 by Anonymous last post
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She: "Hi!"
Removed by Administration Reason: Spamming / Off-topic / Not appropriate for all ages (by Anonymous)
Mar 2nd, 2004 by Anonymous last post
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Rogers SPAM
Hey, I was wondering if anyone here gets a lot of SPAM in their Rogers email? The thing is, is that my rogers email account gets LOADS of SPAM each day and I never use it to sign up for anything.. Just for a few personal friends and such. No other... (by Andem)
Feb 7th, 2004 by geordie24 last post
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Dialup at broadband speed
Message edited due to spam (by geordie24)
Feb 7th, 2004 by geordie24 last post
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Dialup at broadband speed
Message Edited due to spam (by geordie24)
Feb 6th, 2004 by Anonymous last post
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Your favourite file-sharing program
Your favourite file-sharing program? When voting, please take into consideration speed, files, reliability and user-friendlyness. (by Cyberm4n)
Dec 20th, 2003 by Bob Carrick last post
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Uniserve DSL
Anyone had Uniserve DSL line? Im curious as to the performance of this line and its a very very damn good deal. Please let me know any pluses and downs of their service. Thanks guys :!: (by Shmad)
Dec 3rd, 2003 by Bob Carrick last post
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Finally Sympatico is listed
Over the last year and a few months people have asked over and over and over why is Sympatico not listed on and over and over and over we've answered ISPs must register themselves. Well they did and if you want you can finally... (by Bob Carrick)
Nov 8th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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Micro CokkBook 4.0 recipe file
My wife has a zillion recipes hand typed into Micro Cookbook version 3.2. I decided to upgrade her to a windows version (5.5). Unfortunately to import her recipes into 5.5 they must be first brought into 4. This is my problem, Ver 4 was supplied but there... (by Anonymous)
Oct 31st, 2003 by Cyberm4n last post
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Warcraft 3 for CS
Has anyone played the CS version of WC3? (by Anonymous)
Oct 28th, 2003 by Administration last post
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Public Service Announcement: Cecilia Zhang
The Toronto Police Service is requesting the assistance of the public and media in regards to locating a missing 9 year old girl, taken from her home in the Don Mills Road and... (by Administration)
Oct 28th, 2003 by Administration last post
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Public Service Announcement: Cecilia Zhang
The Toronto Police Service is requesting the assistance of the public and media in regards to locating a missing 9 year old girl, taken from her home in the Don Mills Road and... (by Administration)
Oct 17th, 2003 by Andem last post
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Watch out for phony ebay emails
I just got an email from a fake ebay address. It says something like "Your account is missing some important information and your right to bid will be suspended until you correct it".. then gives a like to an address that sort of looks like an ebay addy... (by Andem)
Oct 14th, 2003 by monster last post
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popups going mad
i got these friggin popups going mad on my pooter. i tried adaware and its not recongized a spyware agent, but i know its there somewhere. my pooter is idle and popups show out of nowhere even when internet explorer is closed. any other site which takes... (by Cyberm4n)
Oct 12th, 2003 by Bob Carrick last post
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Plenty of choices for speedy Internet service
Plenty of choices for speedy Internet service ELLEN ROSEMAN - The Toronto Star - Sunday October 12 For many people, choosing an Internet service provider boils down to this question: Do you want the telephone company or the cable TV company as your... (by Bob Carrick)
Oct 8th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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THT beats Sympatico
hey, just wanted to say even tho i was realy pissed off with tht, they're still better than sympatico and my internet has been great since they finally fixed it (by THT_Barrie)
Aug 5th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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edonkey2000 downloading slow
I've been downloading files of about 500MB and usually there are around 100 sources for some! I get download of 0.6KB per second but im on a broadband fast connection (satellite).. I usually download at around 100KB per second. I dont know if its my... (by Lakeland)
Jul 11th, 2003 by Vincent_2002 last post
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Bob.. any news on Rogers bitcap?
:p I need to know when I should get ready to dump Rogers cable and internet in favour of satellite tv and some form of other internet access (dsl isnt available in this building for some reason :() (by Andem)
Jul 4th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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eDonkey Canadian servers
Does anybody know any Canadian eDonkey servers, because it is really slow when using ones from Europe? (by Anonymous)