Text Messaging

Why the Text Message Isn't What it Used to Be

Notable.ca | Posted 11.23.2014 | Canada Living
Notable.ca

We know we at Notable.ca are not the only young professionals with never-ending to-do lists and in desperate need of at least another five hours (idea...

Back to School Social Media Rules for Parents and Kids

Jeff Quipp | Posted 11.04.2014 | Canada Living
Jeff Quipp

With the school year back in full swing, it's a great time to revisit a topic that affects students, parents and teachers equally: social media. While social media use continues to grow and becomes increasingly common place, it is nonetheless an area of contention, particularly when it comes to kids -- both in and outside of the classroom.

Text With Your Mom At Your Own Risk

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.12.2014 | Canada Living

Almost everyone in North America has a smartphone these days, but that doesn't mean everyone knows how to use it. Like your mom, for example. Now, ...

Corporate Conundrum: To Text or not to Text?

Sue Jacques | Posted 11.24.2013 | Canada Alberta
Sue Jacques

Welcome to Corporate Conundrums, a weekly column providing practical advice for readers who need help dealing with workplace challenges. From handling incivility and unprofessionalism to learning how to how to work with a jerk, no topic is off-limits.

In Business, You Can Still Be Kind

Mitch Joel | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada Business
Mitch Joel

While the philosophy of why we work continues to evolve and modernize, it still feels like we hold on to the dogma of what business is supposed to be. Perhaps with all of this moral awakening, sharing on social media, connecting to others and events like Occupy Wall Street or the Arab Spring, we should be paying closer attention to the human bottom line rather than the financial one?

The Other Story Of The Smartphone

Mitch Joel | Posted 05.05.2013 | Canada Business
Mitch Joel

Most people interested in media, marketing and technology think of smartphones as the device that is putting the PC world to rest. Yes, personal computers are still pervasive, but the growth of smartphones has been exponential and astounding all in one breath.

SavvyMom Roundup: The Pope and the Royal Fetus Joined Twitter

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

What a week it's been. As if the holidays aren't enough, we have a royal pregnancy, papal updates and Korean music light shows. Wait, which one of those is not like the other?

Is 78 Billion Texts Too Many?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.13.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - In news that probably won't surprise parents of text-obsessed teenagers, Canadians sent an average of almost 2,500 SMS messages every second...