Category: Technology

Bipartisan NC Senate group to push for broadband expansion in new bill

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By Andrew Dunn Raleigh, NC – A bipartisan group of senators is crafting legislation that would find ways to expand broadband access in North Carolina. The bill, filed Monday, appears unfinished. Several sections remain unfilled, presumably with details to come…

Latest Chatham County cyber attack update

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Pittsboro, NC – The cyber incident discovered on October 28 that affected Chatham County government’s network is still under investigation. Chatham County’s Management and Information Systems (MIS) Department, along with federal, state, and local partners continue working to restore the…

North Carolina is 9th best state for working from home

by Adam McCann As COVID-19 has continued to spread in the U.S., state governments ordered “non-essential” businesses to close their buildings. This has left business owners with a few options: let employees work from home, lay them off or furlough…

Using Verizon LTE instead of CenturyLink DSL

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By Mike Fox Pittsboro, NC – I’ve seen this mentioned as an alternative. It’s already been mentioned that the data caps are an issue, but also a wireless LTE network is not the same as a wired DSL network, some…