YOUR SOFTWARE IS SO LAST YEAR
We get it — there’s nothing more annoying than stopping what you’re doing for a software update. But trust us, it has its benefits.
REGULARLY UPDATE YOUR
- PC and mobile OS
- Antivirus software
- Web browser
- Apps and games
SO YOU CAN
- access new features
- prevent cyber threats
- fix glitches and bugs
WHEN IT COMES TO UPDATES,
42% of smartphone owners only update their OS “when it’s convenient”Footnote 1
14% of smartphone owners never update their OS at allFootnote 1
AND THAT’S TERRIBLE.
DON’T FALL FOR THIS TRAP WHEN IT COMES TO UPDATES:
REMIND ME LATER
BE LIKE THESE PEOPLE INSTEAD.
42% of smartphone owners update their OS as soon as it’s availableFootnote 1
56% of Canadians update their anti-virus at least once a weekFootnote 2
Staying updated is one of the easiest ways to protect your devices if you remember the most important rule:
TURN AUTOMATIC UPDATES ON
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