2021 News Archive

  • 10 digit dialing

    10-Digit Dialing

    October 20, 2021

    The FCC has required that starting October 24, 2021, all carriers implement 10-digit dialing, meaning you will need to dial the 620 area code plus the 7-digit phone number when making local calls for...

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  • hackers and cybersecurity

    Don't let hackers ruin your day

    October 20, 2021

    You’re enjoying your Monday morning coffee when you get an email asking you to click the link to confirm your account information for security purposes. The message even states that your account will...

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  • public wifi safety

    Stay Secure on Public Wi-Fi

    October 20, 2021

    You’re out shopping and decide to check your bank account on your phone. You have the option to connect to a public Wi-Fi network to save data. Should you? They’re convenient, sure…but often not...

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  • password reset

    Password reset

    October 20, 2021

    Rufus82 doesn’t cut it anymore. You know…your “pet’s name and year you were born” password? If your password is predictable and/or used across multiple sites, it’s time for a reset. Using your pet...

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  • Set boundaries with ExperienceIQ

    October 4, 2021

    ExperienceIQ is the ultimate parenting hack and the best way to maintain the internet boundaries you feel comfortable with across every connected device. Add this mobile app feature to enhance...

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  • Fall Sun Outages

    October 4, 2021

    Fall Sun Outages: October 4th-8th An astronomical phenomenon called sun outage disrupts cable TV service twice a year. You can expect sun outages from October 4th-8th, between 8 a.m and 5 p.m. For...

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  • fall tv shows

    Fall Show Lineup

    September 22, 2021

    New seasons of your favorite shows air this fall! Is your favorite show coming back for another season? Good news- the shows below are coming back to a network near you! ABC 20/20 (10/8), A...

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  • safe teen driving

    Teen Driving Monitoring Apps

    September 15, 2021

    Your teenager earning their driver’s license is one of the most exciting times of their lives. On the other hand, cell phone usage combined with negligent drivers give parents every right to worry. ...

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  • School ready Internet

    Back-to-school ready Internet

    September 10, 2021

    Pop-quiz  An internet connection should:  A. Be Fast  B. Be Reliable  C. Have Great Wifi  D. All of the above  You guessed it! All of the above. Let’s start with the need for speed.    A+...

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  • 10 digit dialing

    Get Ready for 10 Digit Dialing

    September 9, 2021

    The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has released information for transition to the nationwide 988 Suicide Prevention Lifeline (SPL) code. The new SPL code will require landline phone users to...

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