Google Survey Reveals Canadian Smartphone Addiction On the Rise

A report from Google Canada suggests that not only are we using smartphones more but most of us won’t leave home without it. 1,000 Canadians were polled online this year and the results aren’t altogether surprising: 56 percent of adults were using a smartphone (up from 33% in 2012), 8 out of 10 users will […]

Who Has The Happiest Wireless Customers In Canada?

A recent study from research firm J.D. Powers and Associates indicates that wireless customers of SaskTel and Koodo are among the happiest in Canada. The J.D. Powers report on the 2013 Canadian Wireless Total Ownership Experience maintains that even though customers are shelling out more money for mobile services, overall satisfaction is higher by 6 […]

Survey Finds Canadian SMBs Gaining Productivity with Mobile Devices

As the use of smartphones and tablets continues to multiply, Canadian business owners are reaping work-related benefits. Sage North America recently surveyed 476 small and midsized businesses in Canada and found the use of mobile technology is having a positive impact on productivity. Eighty-three percent of SMB respondents say mobile phones and tablets have a […]

Canadians Ramping Up With Texting

If you had to ballpark it, how many text messages would you say Canadians send out yearly? The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association reports that Canadians sent out a total of 78 billion in 2011. That’s about 2,500 text messages for every second last year. This represents a 40 percent increase from 2010, when nearly 56.4 […]