January 18, 2023 | Alberta Connected

Community Connections: Second Chance Animal Rescue Society

Second Chance Animal Rescue Society, also known as SCARS, has just opened a new rescue center in Morinville, Alberta, and has its original location in Athabasca, Alberta. The Morinville location is a recipient of FREE monthly internet that is a part of our Community Connections program. Since this partnership began, we have wanted to share…

January 10, 2023 | Did You Know,MCSnet Stories

MCSnet Icon has a Big Personality

MCSnet is a local, family-owned, rural internet service provider based in St. Paul, Alberta.  Our team works diligently towards bridging the digital divide that many rural communities face.  In 2019, MCSnet was rebranded, and the new MCSnet logo includes a meaningful icon, as seen above. As you can see, the sky blue, navy blue, and…

January 04, 2023 | Did You Know,Tech Talk

Megabits vs Megabytes: What’s the difference?

It all comes down to speed versus storage size when you see megabits and megabytes listed on internet packages. Megabits and megabytes are units of measurement for digital information. Megabits measure data transfer speeds or bandwidth, while megabytes measure the size of a file or the amount of data that can be stored. One megabit…

November 30, 2022 | Streaming

Cut the Cord Update: Save Money and Stream Your TV Programming

The ongoing inflation surge is causing everyone to re-evaluate their finances and become more cautious about spending. As a result, it may be the right time to consider cutting the cable TV cord and exploring streaming services that fit your budget, ensuring you get the content you actually watch. Too often, we’re paying hundreds of…