We’re looking for some Champions!Do you use technology in your home, school, or business in interesting ways—ways that you feel makes your life easier, your work more productive, your free time more entertaining or more interesting? If so, we would like to talk with you! We are again featuring Olds Connected Community "Technology Champions" on our website, blog, and YouTube channel. We're looking for families, youth, students and businesses willing to share their stories, and encourage others to explore the ways technology of all kinds can enhance our lives. Contact Jamie Syer, Communications Co-ordinator.
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You probably know Nike as the designer and manufacturer of sports wear and shoes but they also use technology to help promote a healthy lifestyle. Not only does this benefit the brand of Nike but it comes in handy for … Continue reading
The 2nd Annual OCC Technology Trade Fair 1st On Site Computer Service Rip’s Audio Video & Spas Otto’s AVU O-Net Olds Dodge Olds Institute for Community & Regional Development Hildebrand Motors Olds Connected Community Committee Simple Life Celebrations Gadget’s Computers … Continue reading
The internet is more than entertainment as shown in this infographic from OpenSite: So many people regularly interact online that if the Internet were a nation, it would exceed the Americas, Europe and the Middle East combined in population. No … Continue reading
Media Release: Olds Connected Community and Community Lifestyles present a community information night
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Olds Institute Committees Partner to Connect With the Community Olds Connected Community and Community Lifestyles present a community information night (OLDS, Alberta – August 21, 2012) The Olds Connected Community Committee is hosting its second annual Technology Trade … Continue reading
The main speaker at a recent Olds and District Chamber of Commerce luncheon was Jeffrey Hubert, Business Centre Manager, Business Development Bank of Canada. Along with some of the other services BDC offers to business, Jeffrey talked about the support … Continue reading
Alana from Advanced Telecom in Olds Alberta shows us a great tip to improve your iPhone performance.
Leon Durand from RIP’s Audio Video in Olds Alberta tells us about 3D TVs. Is a 3D TV worth it? Leon Durand tells us about the improvements in 3D glasses technology and what to expect from a 3D TV … Continue reading
Get the best performance from modern websites by updating your web browser. A Tech Tip from Casandra Vallee at the Olds Connected Community Mini Technology Tradeshow held on May 5, 2011 at the Olds Municipal Library. Casandra is a web … Continue reading
A great article about a rural town implementing a broadband network via fibre to the home. The big success story here is in the do-it-yourself approach and the financial payback. This is similar to what the OICRD Technology Committee is … Continue reading
One of the videos produced by the team at the Olds Connected Community Youth Vid-Camp on June 11&12, 2011.