The Great Usage-based Billing Fiasco: CRTC’s saga in 13 chapters

Unless you’ve been living under a rock since November, you’ve heard of the great usage-based billing debacle—how the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission ruled in favour of major internet service providers charging by the byte, effectively obliterating the freedom of unlimited internet plans and doubling many Canadian’s monthly bills. We look back at this saga—which is only one of many to come, we’re certain—in 13 articles from early December to just last week.

The Beginnings

In the Storm

The Aftermath