TELUS Wise articles

Getting your “digital household” in order

Spring has sprung! As the trees bud and the flowers bloom, people get motivated to take on projects that lay dormant during the deep freeze. Spring cleaning means a lot of things to a lot of people. Closet cleanouts. Car detailing. Mattress flipping. Garage organizing. And in our increasingly connected world, spring is also a […]

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Shared devices and privacy: how to create boundaries for your family

What did you do on your device today? Email? Pay a bill? Check your social media? Read the news? Shop? Now imagine if your child or partner was able to see, watch and read everything that you did. They can if you share devices. And it’s pretty common, most families do. Think about the last […]

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Critical thinking skills in the face of Momo and other viral challenges

If you haven’t heard yet, the latest viral challenge is a viral concern for parents. Momo first appeared in the headlines last summer, and recently reappeared in the media, following warnings from schools in the UK about the sinister-looking character and its associated viral challenge. Momo-related news is now dominating the media and the coverage […]

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National Day of Unplugging

Isn’t technology amazing? It saves time spent on mundane tasks, helps us stay in touch with loved ones and communicate with people around the world, and enables us to earn an education, stay abreast of the news, entertain ourselves, and so much more.  It’s no wonder that the evolution and advances of technology continue at […]

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