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December 08, 2020 | Streaming, Tech Talk

The Roku TV Vs. The Roku Streaming Stick & How to Get Started

Love to stream video content? The Roku TV or Roku Stick has the hardware and software you need for a seamless transition. Read more.

November 10, 2020 | Streaming, Tech Talk

Step-by-step Guide to Setting Up Your New Google Chromecast

Google Chromecast is an innovative device that plugs into the HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) port of a TV and turns it into a monitor for your laptop computer or tablet. That means that you can surf the internet on a larger screen, stream videos from your favourite platform, gaming, or even use it for marketing...

October 27, 2020 | Streaming, Tech Talk

Ready to Cut the Cord? Our Top Picks for Streaming Services

Given the fact that so many of us are spending so much more time at home, we might be indulging in a little (or a lot) of watching TV and movies. You might even be wondering if cutting the cord might be an alternative to cable TV. Many people are making the leap and converting...

February 06, 2020 | Tech Talk

Why go Unlimited?

Have you noticed that some websites take a long time to load on your device? Some sites will give you the option to download the essentials and skip the animations or videos, but if you are loading the full website, you are using up more of your monthly traffic limit. In order to keep up...

January 09, 2020 | Tech Talk

How do I get the best Wi-Fi signal?

The internet and Wi-Fi are related, but they are not the same thing. The internet is a worldwide system of computer networks. You receive your internet connection from one of our towers that emits radio waves to a radio receiver mounted on your home or business. Wi-Fi is your wireless local area network (WLAN) that...

October 31, 2019 | Tech Talk

Cutting the Cord: The Basics

What is streaming? So you’ve heard about streaming, but you’re not sure what it is and how to go about it. If you’ve ever watched Netflix or listened to music on Spotify, you have been streaming. Instead of using a cable or satellite transmission, you are using your internet connection to receive content.   How do...