The Canadian Privacy Law Blog: Developments in privacy law and writings of a Canadian privacy lawyer, containing information related to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (aka PIPEDA) and other Canadian and international laws.
The author of this blog, David T.S. Fraser, is a Canadian privacy lawyer who practices with the firm of McInnes Cooper. He is the author of the Physicians' Privacy Manual. He has a national and international practice advising corporations and individuals on matters related to Canadian privacy laws.
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Tuesday, March 01, 2005
Interestingly, the T-Mobile incident involving Paris Hilton appears to have increased sales of the company's Sidekick II phone/pda/camera:
Technology News: Technology: Hacked Hilton a Boon for Telco:
"A socialite's nightmare is a cell phone company's dream.
T-Mobile stores in New York are selling out of Sidekicks (a handheld device that stores information online) despite or, more likely, because of that fact that celebrity phone numbers and naughty pictures were stolen off one belonging to bad-girl heiress Paris Hilton.
'We had an unusually high demand this week,' said one Manhattan store employee...."
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