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Internet Seen as a Tool Not a Right by Internet Founder
2012-01-06 05:48:40

Vinton Gray “Vint” Cerf contends that internet access should be seen as a tool for human rights, not as a human right in and of itself. The internet has shown itself useful as a communication tool in recent history. Cerf says in his New York Times op ed, “From the streets of Tunis to Tahrir Square and beyond, protests around the world last year were built on the Internet and the many devices that interact with it.” The protesters got the word out to each other...

2011-06-24 06:00:00

TSX Venture Symbol: CFL.UN CALGARY, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Wayne Wadley, President of CERF GP Corp., the general partner of Canadian Equipment Rental Fund Limited Partnership ("CERF" or the "Partnership"), is pleased to announce the results for the three months ended March 31, 2011. Full details of the Partnership's results, in the form of the unaudited condensed interim consolidated financial statements and notes thereto for the three months ended March 31, 2011 and...

2011-03-28 18:33:00

TSX Venture Symbol:  CFL.UN CALGARY, March 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CERF GP Corp., the general partner of Canadian Equipment Rental Fund Limited Partnership ("CERF LP" or the "Partnership"), is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement for the purchase of 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of Maplethorpe Contractors Ltd. ("MCL") a private integrated waste management company based in Wetaskiwin, Alberta.  The purchase price for the acquisition is...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.