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Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the USA is set to vote soon to repeal the 2015 regulations which maintained “common carrier status” on telecommunications companies. This would effectively end “net neutrality” and bring about a new age for the internet.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Jan 25, 2018

Entrepreneurial Tech [ETech] Meet-up at Loaf

The basic idea for this meet-up is to meet once a month, with a speaker at the top of the evening. Discussing anything related to business, entrepreneurship and technology. This will be followed by beer and networking or visa vera!

Posted by Fix on Jan 24, 2018

Travelling with Your iPhone

To make the most use of your iPhone there are several things you should do before you go. And what you should do depends a bit on how you intend to use your phone.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Dec 15, 2017

Building a PC

Picking out the parts to build a new computer, whether it be for gaming or word processing.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Nov 19, 2017

Phishing

How you can protect yourself and your company from an email scam appearing legitimate but asking you to give up private information including your password.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Oct 24, 2017

Unplugging for Your Family’s Health

We live in a complicated time when advancements in technology are occurring at lightning speed, and most of us have to keep up with the new developments to stay current in our jobs, in managing our exposure to and interaction with the me

Posted by Dr. Taina Turcasso on Aug 23, 2017

The Key to Safer Browsing is a Lock

This month I want to talk about browsing the web securely. Over the last couple of years a number of the large web players, such as Google, have started to push websites and web users to secure websites.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Aug 14, 2017

Machine Learning

If you have heard about ML, but you don’t understand it and are worried that one day your self-driving car will be taking you to the unemployment office, then this column is for you.

Posted by Fix on Jul 23, 2017

Spring Cleaning

It's that time of year again. This year I'm going through my list of programs and online services that I use regularly. If you call me and say, “Hey, Answer Guy, my computer's slow. What do I do?” This list is where I start. If you're a regular reader of my column then some of these are going to be old news for you. Don't stop looking though as 'go to' programs do change over time.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on May 08, 2012

Staying Charged Up

Now that virtually every creature with opposable thumbs has a device with a battery in it, it's probably time to cover batteries. I get a fair number of questions, especially from laptop and iPad owners about the life span of batteries. Usually the question comes after they've noticed that it doesn't stay charged very long anymore and the only solution is replacement.

So first things first, you need to know what kind of battery is in your device.

There are three common types:

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Apr 04, 2012

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