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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Peter Grundig explains how farmers can benefit from using a tablet in this video from Farm Credit Canada learning videos. Peter tells us that farmers will use a tablet more than they expect – a way to have those equipment … Continue reading
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
For the past 5 years, Olds has had a dedicated promoter of healthy eating and healthy living: Rick Kohut, R.H.N. Holistic Nutritionist at Health Street. Rick created the business out of his own search for healthy products for himself and … Continue reading
We’re all wishing each other a Merry Christmas, and Happy Holidays. Have you found a way to make your Christmas merrier, your Holidays happier…through technology? Tell us, and you may be $100 richer just before Christmas! Maybe you’ve discovered the … Continue reading
Drew Taddia, local fitness guru and nutrition/lifestyle consultant, loves to play baseball. In fact, throughout his high school and College years, that was the focus of his activity—a passion that eventually took him all over the world: playing professional ball … Continue reading
Lesley Winfield writes: In today’s changing and interconnected world, we hear a lot about security. Are we safe on the Internet? Can the wrong people get to our precious and valuable digital information? But there are also some great ways … Continue reading
Meet Krystal Worth and Shawna Cevraini: two Olds residents creatively and successfully using aspects of technology in their lives and businesses. Shawna and Krystal are the driving forces behind Simple Life Celebrations. Their mantra: “Ditch the Clutter AND the Guilt…Simplify … Continue reading
Responsive website design supports the variety of viewing formats people are using these days. Just received a link from our web developer & site host (OTR Web Solutions) describing how their new platform design modifies how a website info is … Continue reading
World of Warcraft in School? Crazy or Brilliant? by Lesley Winfield I’d like you to take a moment to reflect on the typical day of a high school student. The gentle hum of the lights overhead mingled with the shuffle … Continue reading