Mobile devices have nearly doubled the time Canadians spend online

A new report has revealed just how much time Canadians are spending online. Hint: it`s a lot. According to measurement firm comScore, there were almost 28 million Canadians accessing the internet with a computer as of August. They spent an average of 39 hours a month on the web when using a desktop or laptop. […]

Canadians still concerned about security of mobile banking

According to a recent worldwide survey by KPMG, only 19 percent of Canadians feel comfortable using their mobile phone for financial transactions, compared to 34 percent of global respondents.

When asked 63% of Canadian said they were very concerned about privacy while 58% were very concerned about security when using mobile devices for purchasing and banking.

Virgin Mobile now offering prepaid mobile Internet

Virgin Mobile said today it would begin offering Canadians mobile internet access without an annual contract or activation fee.

Called Broadband2Go, the service lets users plug a USB internet stick into their laptop and connect to the Internet from almost anywhere in the country