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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)
Jun 19th, 2003 by iamcanuck last post
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Anyone use Diskeeper?
:)Bad start for my first post! I wrote a lengthy post, then decided to add a smiley and *poof* ~ my essay was gone! lol In redoing I will shorten my queries. Does anyone here use a diskeeping program? I have Diskeeper Lite (freebie) from Executive... (by iamcanuck)
Jun 5th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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warcraft 3 expansion PACK
does anybody tried the new warcraft 3 expansion PACK? i was looking to purchase the product and was unsure if it is worth the extra money. take care (by Anonymous)
Jun 4th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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Kazaa lite
Kazaa lite now also installs some adware and spyware, just a heads up for anyone who uses it!! open msconfig click startup and disable the spyware crap. (by Anonymous)
May 14th, 2003 by Bob Carrick last post
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where did everyone go?
I guess there's not much news going around the hi-speed highway lately... When Rogers caps, watch everyone flood back ;p (by Andem)
May 7th, 2003 by gnuman last post
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What do you think of tech?
I just want your personal opinion on Canadian Content/tech Please answer the poll truthfully and only answer once. Got suggestions please reply to this post The files are down because I am having server problems and will be back when they will be,... (by gnuman)
Apr 29th, 2003 by Andem last post
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PHP Help!!
I am setting up my website to move away from static html and pearl to utilize php. I am no wiz with it to say the least having no formal training in webdesign. So far I have had success installing most of the scripts and setting up the Mysql tables... (by czardogs)
Apr 27th, 2003 by Andem last post
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bye bye bye ctv news live broadcast!!!!
looks like they are done with the free online broadcast >>> they claim it costs too much $$$ but oh well, i dont like ctv anyways... does cbc do broadband broadcasts? (by Anonymous)
Apr 17th, 2003 by Vincent_2002 last post
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CC: Generals
You know a cool game I would recommend to anyone interested in strategy is CC: Generals.. Very fun and entertaining game. It's addictive so beware!!!!! (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 31st, 2003 by Andem last post
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COGECO INFO REVIEW
* I WILL BE BIASED AS I WORK AT COGECO * (I am however a customer) Since I am responsible for the Internet Services (mail,web,news,dhcp, etc) I will mention those services first. Mail service is rock solid and has pretty good spam and some virus... (by Anonymous)
Mar 21st, 2003 by Andem last post
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I got my new Toshiba cablemodem :)
Wow, what an improvement. I originally believe that my old non-docsis motorola cybersurfr would have faster pings than my new one.... Boy was I wrong :) I got excellent ping times and this modem rocks :) (by Andem)
Mar 12th, 2003 by Vincent_2002 last post
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Best DSL provider.
Bob, I know you have a million of them listed... But what's YOUR opinion on the best ISP in Ontario? I've seen them all on canadianisp, but you must have an opinion. (by JSz)
Mar 12th, 2003 by Vincent_2002 last post
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You all know why Shaw is in debt
I'd just like to point out that a lot of the debt Shaw has is due to their involvement in the tech industry. They did major network upgrades across canada and they run very good datacenters. Just a... (by Cyberm4n)
Mar 11th, 2003 by Cyberm4n last post
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Paypal Scam
there's a new scam targetted towards ebay paypal users. The scam is basically an html email sent to users that is cleverly disguised. The sender of the email will be info@paypal.com and the body of the email is professional and looks legit. However,... (by Buddyboy)
Mar 10th, 2003 by Buddyboy last post
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buy a new vedio card or ram??? GTA3 realated
hey it me again and my gta3 is still choppy so i was thinking whether buying a new vdio card or ram would have any effect. Im not sure which one will fix the problem. I ahve an intel82810 graphics card and 128 ram windows ME pentium 3 850 mhz. I might... (by Anonymous)
Mar 10th, 2003 by Andem last post
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Capture Cards
hey guys...does anyone have a Leadtek VC100 or 2000 XP capture card for sale OR does anyone know where i could get one?? what other capture cards would you recommend? (by Buddyboy)
Mar 10th, 2003 by Buddyboy last post
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GTA3 Problem!
I have figured out a problem with my gta3. When my cpu gets too hot, my whole computer crashes... Strange how that works isnt it? I changed my cpu speed in the bios and when I do that, gta3 runs perfectly on my computer! How strange! (by Anonymous)
Mar 10th, 2003 by Andem last post
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Grand Theft Auto III [rockstar games]
General/Summary: The Grand Theft Auto series has remained one of the most popular in all of PC gaming for the past several years. Gamers of all genre interests were able to get something, if not a lot of things, out of GTAI and GTAII. Their open-ended... (by Gamer)
Mar 10th, 2003 by Buddyboy last post
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is Unreal Tournament 2003 out yet??
I heard it coming out soon in september... I really want this game for me and my friends, any idea how to get it and where and when? (by Vincent_2002)
Mar 10th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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Alright... Problems with FTP upload
Hey... I have a problem while uploading with ftp, what happens is.. when I start uploading a file, it halts at 64k and just hangs. Here's what i've tried Passive/Direct - neither work ASCII, BINARY - ditto tried different sites tried upload to both... (by Cyberm4n)
Feb 23rd, 2003 by Bob Carrick last post
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Satellite in the snow
Alright then. My Rogers days are soon going to be over, no DSL in my building for some reason... So I have no choice but satellite, gonna start looking for a reasonable provider :P Is there anyway, btw, how I can request DSL lines put into my building?... (by Andem)
Feb 22nd, 2003 by Cyberm4n last post
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Australia to Canada
I am shifting over to Canada in a couple of weeks and would like to know if it is possible for me to bring my harddrive withn me and install it in a computor over there, will it work? Any info re this will be greatly appreciated. :D (by Anonymous)
Feb 19th, 2003 by Andem last post
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Quite a good speed test server...
seems to give me faster speed tests compared to broadbandreports.com... Incase anybody is interested (by THT_Barrie)
Feb 15th, 2003 by Andem last post
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DSL Recommendations
I'm looking for a good DSL provider for home use in Vancouver BC, in the Kitsilano area. The ones I know of aren't very good and I don't plan on getting cable. Any recommendations that won't burst my budget? (by Anonymous)
Feb 14th, 2003 by Andem last post
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Problems with motorola cybersurfr (Rogers hi-speed)
Hey, as usual rogers tech support is unable to assist me. I'm having serious trouble with my modem. Out of the blue it starts malfunctioning, the cable light in the middle starts blinking slowly and I lose all connectivity to the internet. Downloads stop... (by Andem)
Feb 13th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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cool emule review
i liked it, shed some light on the open source community, thanx (by Anonymous)
Feb 8th, 2003 by no1important last post
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Compression program benchmarks updated. - url fixed
I have updated the benchmarking of compression programs which could be found at: Please send me some feedback on what you'd like to see. (by gnuman)
Feb 8th, 2003 by gnuman last post
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Annoyed by software companies who don't listen.
I am quite fed up of those companies who don't bother listening to what I have to say. Are they somewhat stupid? Yes as a matter of fact they are. I've been testing software for quite a few years and sending in bugs, problems and stuff that should be... (by gnuman)
Feb 8th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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Security holes in IE 6.0
Finnish researchers Oy Online ( )have discovered a way to root a windows box using a gopher URL to cause a buffer overflow in the IE Gopher client. "A test exploit has been successfully used to run arbitrary... (by Cyberm4n)
Feb 7th, 2003 by ZeroForce last post
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Edonkey is really slow
I've seen little 'bots' on the net for edonkey... But my downloads are usually hovering around 0.6K/s. Is there any magic way to boost my download speed? I'm on rogers hi-speed. (by Andem)
Feb 6th, 2003 by Shmad last post
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Rogers caps.. will they or won't they?
Probably a question still lurking in everyone's minds.. Will Rogers put in caps like they've claimed they will do? If you ask me, their network is not capable of handling such metering. I'm still on a non-docsis Motorola Cybersurfr modem.... And they... (by Andem)
Feb 4th, 2003 by frubsen last post
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Internet for me
Hi peepz, im moving to canada in less then a month and i want to get internet there. do you have high speed like rr or something? like atlest 1meg download or faster? whats the best one? im a moving to oakville near toronto. suggestions? (by Budweiser Man)
Jan 28th, 2003 by Andem last post
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Goodbye Win95 and Win3.x it was nice knowing you article
I just thought to inform the general web (I hope someone else besides me reads it) that would actually agree with my point of view and really enjoyed the article. I don't know about you but I think it should win an Emmy award it was so heart touching,... (by gnuman)
Jan 16th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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very much edonkey links, but how to download?
when i try to download something from there error, "not valid edonkey link". Whats a problem? (by Anonymous)
Jan 4th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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Im so lonely
We don't like SPAM, sorry. (by Anonymous)
Dec 30th, 2002 by Bob Carrick last post
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Wi-Fi Roaming Service Launch.
AIRPATH WIRELESS AND TOGO WIRELESS CANADA INC. ENTER ROAMING AGREEMENT. Immediate Release. Saturday, December 28, 2002 Edmonton Alberta Canada. Airpath Wireless Reach Extended into Canada; New TOGO WIRELESS CANADA INC. Locations To Be Airpath... (by TOGO WIRELESS)
Dec 29th, 2002 by TOGO WIRELESS last post
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WiFI Hot spots for Canada
Great news for travellers and Wi-Fi toys... How much would you pay? Bell Canada unveils trial of wireless Net access Launch of 'hot spots' in three Canadian cities follows burgeoning trend in U.S. DAVE EBNER (by Broadband Boy)