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
One of the world’s top physicians, Dr. Eric Topol, has a prescription that could improve your family’s health and make medical care cheaper. The cardiologist claims that the key is the smartphone. Topol has become the foremost expert in the … 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
Does your family share gift lists? the same list to everyone? and then people receive more than one of some of the neat things on the list? Our family has been using a free website that helps manage the lists … Continue reading
Each day new technologies are integrated into our lives in an effort to simplify, automate, supplement, and ultimately improve how we operate. This integration of technology in our day-to-day lives is a shift that requires devices – computers, tablets, PVR’s, … Continue reading
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
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
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
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