Regulations

big telecom

The Unpopular Sprint, T-Mobile Merger Looks Increasingly Doomed

Regulators aren’t sold on the companies’ claims that fewer competitors means more competition and lower prices.
Karl Bode
4.17.19
Weed

I Got High to See if I Could Legally Drive Under Canada’s New Impaired Driving Laws

Since legalization, the Canadian government has imposed strict THC limits for drivers, but most people don’t know what they mean.
Manisha Krishnan
2.27.19
copyright

Europe's New Copyright Rules Will Be Devastating to the Internet as We Know It

Get ready for a world of "link taxes" and copyright complaints over memes.
Karl Bode
6.14.18
FCC

Why Trump Can't Strip NBC's Broadcast Licenses

“You basically have to kill someone or be a child sex predator to lose your broadcast license."
Sam Gustin
10.11.17
Uber Pissed

Uber Is Throwing a Tantrum and Exiting Quebec

No more Ubers for Quebecers.
Jordan Pearson
9.26.17
congress

Congress has been super busy dismantling Obama's legacy

Alex Lubben
8.29.17
Commercial Space Race

OneWeb Wins FCC Approval to Launch a Fleet of Internet-Beaming Satellites

The company, backed by Richard Branson, wants to blanket the Earth in 720 satellites offering fiber-quality internet speeds for rural areas.
Jason Koebler
Carl Franzen
6.22.17
Tracking Trump's Congress

Why Trump's Quiet Crusade Against Regulations Matters

The one thing he's good at is keeping the federal government from doing things.
Mark Hay
6.9.17
Greenhouse Gases

Canada Is Dragging Its Feet on Capping Dangerous Methane Leaks

The government finally has a plan to regulate methane leaks from the oil and gas industry. It doesn’t come into effect until 2020.
Lisa Cumming
5.26.17
Festival Harm Reduction

We Tried to Figure Out When Your Drug Stash Will Expire

For that moment you dig out a baggie from god knows when.
Michelle Malia
5.11.17
it's a zoo

Toronto Is Cracking Down on Therapy Capybaras

The city is looking into its many travelling zoos.
Lisa Cumming
5.1.17
Trump

Trump Is Showing Us What a Climate Denier President Looks Like

Here's the damage his new executive order on energy could do.
Mike Pearl
3.29.17
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