TELUS Wise resources

We have created a number of digital literacy and online safety resources in collaboration with our partners to help Canadians of all ages stay safe in our digital world.

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Online safety

Hey Alexa, how do I know you’re secure?

Ever since digital voice assistants first hit the market, their futuristic charm has made them one of the most talked about gadgets in town. In between amusing…

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Privacy and security

From the Wall Street Journal: Public Wi-Fi Is Safer Than Ever — But You Still Need to Be Careful

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Privacy and security

From IT World Canada: How to discover if your email has been hacked

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Privacy and security

Cryptojacking and formjacking - rising threats

It seems as though there’s always a new information security issue and each time, a similar story follows: unsuspecting people are victimized by others who use…

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Social media

In celebration of everything emoji

July 17 is #WorldEmojiDay. If you’re like me, you may be surprised to know #WorldEmojiDay exists and may also be wondering, why July 17? Because it’s the…

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Online safety

Mobile malware: what you need to know

According to the Consumer Technology Association, 86 per cent of Canadian adults surveyed own a smartphone. Find out how to keep it safe from malware.

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Online safety

So, you think you've spotted some 'fake news' — now what?

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Online safety

Parents: get the scoop on trending language used online

These days it can be tough for parents to keep up with the slang commonly used by young people in texts and social posts. Learn more about the language young…

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Online safety

Parents: get the 101 on popular social media apps

In our constantly evolving digital world, it can be a challenge to keep up with the apps that are popular amongst youth, and as a result, many parents may feel…

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Social media

Safety tips for #NationalSelfieDay

June 21 is #NationalSelfieDay. Since the term was coined in 2004, the selfie has gone from relative obscurity on MySpace, to an Oxford Dictionary entry in…

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Privacy and security

Podcast Panel: youth privacy in our digital world

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Digital wellness

LGBTQ+ youth: driving inclusion during Pride Month and beyond

#TELUSWise Everyone plays a role in fostering safe and inclusive environments at home, work and school, and it is critical for youth to feel confident in…

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Online safety tips

Follow these internet safety and privacy tips to protect yourself and your family.

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