OTTAWA – March 16, 2015 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) 2015 board of directors election process will begin on June 11, 2015 with a call for applications.
Ottawa, ON – February 12, 2015 – A new poll released today by the .CA Community Investment Program and Ipsos Reid shatters the traditional view of the Internet as a tool for the young. Eighty-six per cent of Canadians, including those over 55 (90%) agree that providing better access to the Internet, along with training on how to use it, would help older Canadians stay better connected to their communities and families.
E-commerce is going mobile: 20% of younger Canadians have made purchases from mobile devices according to the 2015 .CA Factbook
Ottawa, ON – February 24, 2015 – The 2015 .CA Factbook, an annual report on the state of the Canadian Internet, points to deepening mobile engagement among Canadians, a declining interest in cable subscriptions and new opportunities for Canadian e-commerce.
Toronto, ON – January 27, 2015 – As job seekers in Canada turn to digital tools to manage the challenges of a career transition, a new application, Menteer from Career Skills Incubator, will ease the process of matching job seekers with an appropriate mentor. The project was funded through the .CA Community Investment Program, which helps drive solutions to social and economic issues in Canada.
78% of Canadians report that workers would be more productive if they had additional Internet and technology skills, according to new poll
.CA Community Investment Program marks launch of 2015 funding program with collaborative research study with Ipsos on Canadian attitudes on digital technology and skill
Ottawa, ON – January 22, 2015 – In a new report, funded in part by .CA, Media Smarts calls for a child-centred approach to media literacy to help deal with cyberbullying, sexting and other online threats.