February 2016

Comparing Rural Broadband Options in Alberta

We wish to provide some perspective and clarity on some questions we get asked all the time about rural broadband options in Alberta, and how we are different that the traditional telecommunications and cable companies.

Axia is an Alberta based company that focuses on delivering next generation networks to underserved markets - bridging the digital divide. Our services are delivered over a revolutionary open access, pure fibre network, that offers the most competitive pricing model to each and every one of our customers. Axia’s open access network allows any traditional telco or cableco (including O-Net) the ability to sell their services over our network. We have international experience operating networks in France, Singapore, Spain, and the USA.

Everything you need to know about video gaming in 2016

Video gaming has come a long way since Pong was released in the early ‘70s. Originally only available in arcades, video games entered the home later that decade and have continually evolved ever since. Now there are all kinds of game genres including action, adventure, role-playing, simulation and strategy, with multiple sub-categories within each one. And, there’s as many ways to play these games, even in 3D!

Why you need a fibre-to-the-premise connection to enjoy 4K TV

If you’ve been shopping for a TV lately you may have found it a bewildering experience. There are 3D TVs, Smart TVs, ones with high refresh rates and ones with better contrast ratios. The main difference? It all comes to different resolutions.