Technology

Tech that will turn your backyard into the hottest spot on the block

These days, it’s easier (and more affordable) than ever to turn your home into a high-tech space fit for The Jetsons. And the backyard is no exception.

If you’ve recently dusted off the patio furniture and started setting up your outdoor space for summer, take a look at these fun ways to bring smart home living to the backyard.

The best apps for gardening and landscaping

Now that summer is in the air you might have found yourself looking around the backyard or patio and making a mental to-do list: Clean the BBQ, power wash the deck, mow the lawn...

But what about those empty flowerbeds and planters?

ROBOTS AND ROCKETS GO RURAL!

Axia has some exciting news to share with our FibreTowns (and all rural Alberta school districts!). This week, we’re pleased to announce we’ve partnered with Beakerhead as its Rural Outreach Sponsor.

Who’s Beakerhead? Well, they’ve built a human-sized hamster wheel, presented rock n’ roll robot bands, rolled out fire-breathing mechanical creatures, and sang along with famed former astronaut Chris Hatfield … 

How a smart sprinkler system can save you money and conserve water

With spring in full swing, it’s time to get your home ready for those long summer days that are just around the corner. That means dusting off the lawnmower, cleaning out the gutters, and chipping away at the old “To Do” list stuck to the fridge.