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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O-Net is up and running and businesses could not be happier. Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012 03:00 am | Johnnie Bachusky Olds Albertan Weekly The new fibre optic service provider is earning early rave reviews for its speed and accessibility to … 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
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
The Internet is changing the way business gets done. Do your banking, renew licenses, take part in auctions and more, online. Hear about time-saving apps you might not know about. Check out this Farm Credit Canada video presentation: http://www.farms.com/Commentaries/fcc-video-save-time-with-online-resources-53327.aspx
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
Had occasion to need to find a lawyer for a land sale – so went to WWW to search for an agricultural lawyer I had known years ago through work. Googled his name, contacted him & in process of following … Continue reading
As a computer technician, I get the opportunity to repair many different computers of all different brands, styles and sizes. Quite often a customer has a best guess on why their computer is slow, crashing or simply not working. And … Continue reading
Stop by and check out our new Facebook page dedicated to Connected Youth in Olds and Area. Like the Facebook page and keep up to date on new cool gadgets, video game info, and technology events. http://www.facebook.com/OCCYouth
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Gadgets’s review of Consumer Electronics Show