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

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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Social media

A guide to social media and messaging apps

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Online safety

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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Digital wellness

Screen time and youth: Canadian Paediatric Society weighs in

On June 6, 2019, the Canadian Paediatric Society released a new statement on screen time and school aged and adolescent children as an extension to their…

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Privacy and security

TELUS Wise | Identity theft

Identity theft can have a huge, lifelong impact on you and your online reputation, even impacting academic and professional opportunities or credit scores.

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Cyberbullying

TELUS Wise | Cyberbullying

Engaging in cyberbullying can have a huge impact on your online reputation, and can have real life consequences for yourself and others.

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Online safety tips

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

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