Since I’m a little cranky about email marketing and spam, I thought it might just be me. However, when I saw a couple tweets yesterday echoing my feelings, I knew I probably wasn’t overreacting. On New Year’s Eve, I registered for the BMO Vancouver Marathon half. Within a couple days I got an email from them encouraging me to register. My immediate thought was, “WTF?”
December 2nd was a big day for wireless subscribers in Canada … sort of. If you renew or sign a new contract with a carrier in Canada after this date, the rules just changed substantially in your favour.