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

Online games: how much is too much?

#TELUSWise | It’s not surprising that one of the biggest concerns raised by parents in TELUS Wise workshops is about time spent playing video games. How much…

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Helping our kids safely navigate video games | A TELUS Wise parent’s guide.

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Kids, technology and rules

Most parents with school-aged children have at least some expectations around appropriate technology use in their household, but many of us are still left with…

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

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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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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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Have you had the sharenting talk yet?

Think about your Facebook or Instagram feeds. How many posts include pictures or videos of your friends’ kids (or your own)? According to MediaSmarts, Canada’s…

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TELUS Wise | Tips to help spot phishing emails

Many online threats, including ransomware and viruses, make their way into our digital lives through scams known as phishing emails. This video offers tips on…

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World Password Day

Let’s face it. Many of us are guilty of using the same password for multiple online accounts or using simple passwords in hopes that we won’t forget them.

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One Powerful Computer Bug

How the Canadian Centre for Child Protection’s Project Arachnid leverages technology to support survivors of child sexual abuse.

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Online safety tips

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

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