.CA team calls on Canadians to test their Internet connections with new .CA Internet Performance Test
Ottawa, ON – May 5, 2015 – Through a simple web application, Canadians can evaluate the download and upload speeds of their Internet connections. The test results allow researchers to access critical information about Canada’s Internet.
STEAMLabs launches Internet of Things teaching kit to bring digital education to elementary school students
Toronto, ON – April 29, 2015 – Project funded through the .CA Community Investment Program equips teachers with tools to teach hardware and software engineering
Ottawa ON – April 15, 2015 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) has received reports of a phone call security scam using the CIRA name.
Ottawa ON, April 1, 2015 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) Board of Directors is seeking individuals to join its nomination committee for the 2015 board of directors election.
Ottawa, ON – March 31, 2015 – MediaSmarts, Canada’s centre for digital and media literacy, has today launched an extensive new program to support teachers in integrating digital literacy into their classrooms
Ottawa – November 13, 2014 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is pleased to announce the officers of its board of directors for the 2014-2015 board term.
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.