While the Internet has become part of contemporary society some of the terminology involved may still not have wide exposure. As a result defining of some of the terms is necessary.
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Century 21 Canada Ltd. Partnership v. Rogers Communications Inc. |
2011 CarswellBC 2348 (B.C. S.C.) at para. 10 |
An IP address is a multi-digit numerical identifier that is automatically and randomly assigned by an [Internet Service Provider] to a subscriber when the subscriber's computer device connects to the Internet.
R. v. Ward 2012 |
CarswellOnt 12133 (Ont. C.A.) at para. 21 |
Doherty J.A. (Winkler C.J.O. and Goudge J.A. concurring)