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Winter is here and the weather is growing more frightful by the day. This means it’s officially that time of year to load up your eReader of choice with a stack of good eBooks and curl up beside the crackle of a good fire. But why pay for that stack of eBooks when you can get them for free from your local library?

How to watch NHL hockey after cutting the cord on cable

With the official end of summer and the arrival of fall it’s time to prepare for the emergence of winter’s short days and long nights. In most countries, that means getting lots of lots of Vitamin D on a daily basis. And while that’s generally good practice, up here in Canada winter’s arrival means one thing and one thing only: Ensuring we get lots and lots of healthy NHL hockey on a daily basis.

The Most Overlooked Chromecast Feature for Cord Cutters

If you’re a regular Chromecast user or if you’ve seen it in action at a friend’s house, you’re probably pretty familiar with the basics. Once it’s plugged in and set up, it effectively turns your TV into a smart TV. From your smartphone or yourtablet you can stream content from apps such as Netflix and YouTube to your TV with the tap of an icon. Nice and easy (and wireless).

Axia announces Fort Macleod, Alberta as the next #FibreTown.

ACCESS TO FIBRE INTERNET IN ALBERTA IS MORE THAN STREAMING MOVIES — IT’S ABOUT OUR QUALITY OF LIFE AND ECONOMIC PROSPERITY.  NEXT UP: FORT MACLEOD

Imagine your day without access to high-speed Internet. How often do we need to check our inboxes, research information, review our health records, or eyeball the daily news and business headlines as they break?  

Streaming movies, communicating with friends and family, and checking social media is part of what we consider to be the perks of being connected to the online world; but freedom to information and education is why Internet access is core to our society and economy. This spring 2016, the United Nations went as far as calling access to the Internet a human right.