Category Archives: Tech for Home

Panasonic TV’s feature new technologies

Panasonic’s VIERRA line up for 2012 is one of the best to date for the consumer. Delivering on the company’s five defining elements of IPTV lifestyle – picture quality, networking, ease of use operation, design and eco – Panasonic is … Continue reading

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Are games slowing your computer down?

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

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Juke Box music links time machine

Just received an e-mail with a neat set of links – to top songs of the years from 1940 to 1999. Tried to post it here but links would not work – so looked at the website it was using … Continue reading

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Another Tech Tips published

Don of Gadgets Computers has posted his third Tech Talk here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nlcuFu6q8oQ Topics include Microsoft Windows 8 Beta & new Ultrabooks. Have a look

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Technolgy connections in the Community

Do you know of any other technology connections available in Olds that would be of interest to Olds residents & businesses? If you’d like us to link to on-line availability, send us a note to info@oldscc.com so we can let … Continue reading

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Tech Talk by Gadgets Computers

A local computer store is uploading interesting Tech Talk video segments containing industry news, advice & trend spotting. Well worth a look for folks using technology. See last week’s episode 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hq-oMwOjpZw&feature=related Or this week’s episode 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2K4xJWdwaSo

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Wyoming Town Creates Broadband Bonanza

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

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Infographic: internet speeds and costs around the world (OECD)

    Link to original photo on Picasa Web … copyright CIRA

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Cool Christmas gadgets – FM transmitter

Christmas is a time for gift giving and what better gift is there than a technology gadget? This is a cool gadget that someone else received and I liked it so much I had to have one of my own. … Continue reading

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Shooting better video: Vimeo video school

Vimeo Video School. Thanks to Vimeo (a video hosting site) for putting together these tips and tricks for shooting better videos. Video 101 is a good place to start if you are interested in getting into video or getting better … Continue reading

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