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Embrace online learning but be wary of fake news

The advent of the Internet has revolutionized learning. From elementary school where students access interactive and educational online activities and teachers encourage online research, through to colleges and universities where entire courses are offered virtually and learners thrive in a digital environment. Even for those of us not enrolled in school, we all seek out […]

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Is your wearable device tracking more than just your fitness?

Fitness trackers are a popular way to stay fit and active for Canadians of all ages. These devices and the apps they pair with are great at helping us stay mindful when it comes to our health, fitness, sleep patterns and so much more. To be effective, these tools often collect information about us and […]

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#EndBullying: common questions and guidance

It’s been a few short weeks since we launched the #EndBullying campaign and TELUS Wise Digital Pledge, and in that time we’ve received some commonly asked questions from the public who are also eager to put an end to bullying and help create a positive, friendlier world online. What should youth do if they are being cyberbullied? While […]

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Don’t fall victim to common social media scams

Many of us are familiar with phone scams offering free hotel stays or flights, but social media scam artists are becoming so savvy that you might not see them coming. What should be a safe place to network with friends and loved ones is an increasingly popular place for scammers to send ransomware, access personal […]

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