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Another thing to keep in mind with satellite internet services

June 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:30:20 -0400 From: Mike Fox Subject: Another thing to keep in mind with satellite internet services None of the satellite internet services, as far as I know, are compatible with Virtual Private Network, or VPN.   If you are employed and work remotely, you are most likely required to use […]

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Tags: Advise · Pittsboro · Technology

Computer re-use recommendation

June 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:33:38 -0400 From: “Debbie Grimes” Subject: Computer re-use In response to Laura’s request, the guy you’re asking about is Lee Pollard of Computer Therapy.  For years he’s been my go-to guy for all things computer.  He’s amazing at what he does AND he gives back to the community by doing […]

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Tags: Business · Recommendations · Technology

Lee Pollard of Computer Therapy refurbishes and cleans used computers

June 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:30:38 -0400 From: Dianne Birch Subject: computer reuse Lee Pollard of Computer Therapy refurbishes and cleans used computers to donate to those without computers.  Information about his work and contact information is on ChathamConnecting.org <http://chathamconnecting.org/>  Over 115 agencies list their programs and volunteer needs on this website.

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Tags: Business · Recommendations · Technology

Randolph Telecom holding Silk Hope Meeting on June 5 about high-speed internet

June 1st, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 31 May 2017 15:33:00 -0400 From: Carol Phillips Subject: Randolph Telecom-Silk Hope Meeting There is a real chance that we can get high-speed internet  (up to 100 mbsp) to Silk Hope–Especially the in western area.   To ensure all residences understand what is being offered and the costs involved, Randolph Telecommunications has agreed […]

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Tags: Calendar · Silk Hope · Technology

Problems with Broadband map for North Carolina

May 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Sat, 27 May 2017 12:46:02 -0400 From: Dan McCarty Subject: Broadband in North Carolina Thank you John for the links. I went to the ncboradband link and reported our actual download rate. https://ncbroadband.gov/map/ John <http://roachranch.com/ The map they use is problematic in that our area is colored brownish which is no a color they […]

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High speed rural broadband needed in Chatham County

April 24th, 2017 · Comments Off on High speed rural broadband needed in Chatham County

Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2017 10:39:55 -0400 From: Tarus BALOG Subject: Re: Revitalizing the western part of the county On 04/22/2017 08:33 AM, Carol Phillips wrote: From: Carol Phillips Subject: Revitalizing the western part of the county I am grateful for all the dreamers who have not given up on the western part of Chatham. […]

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Top choices for cell phone service in the boonies of Chatham County

February 9th, 2017 · Comments Off on Top choices for cell phone service in the boonies of Chatham County

Date: Fri, 3 Feb 2017 08:45:37 -0500 From: Bruce Hively Subject: cell phone choices in CC… Okay, based only on the number of responses I received here are the top choices for cell service out in the boonies. I will not even list Verizon because just about everyone know they have the best coverage if […]

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Tags: Technology

Phone games with Republic Wireless

February 9th, 2017 · Comments Off on Phone games with Republic Wireless

Date: Fri, 3 Feb 2017 08:04:53 -0500 From: Bruce Hively Subject: phone games… update: after deciding to go with Republic Wireless, I placed my order on 1/31. On 2/1, I received email informing me that the phone I ordered and paid for + shipping + 1st month of service was on back order and I […]

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Tags: Business · Technology

Life after Verizon in Chatham County, NC

February 1st, 2017 · Comments Off on Life after Verizon in Chatham County, NC

Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:13:53 -0500 From: “Don Wollum” Subject: Life after Verizon Hi Bruce, Certainly nice to get free of Verizon phone as we were paying off a IPhone too. That was 40.00 a month. After that was taken off Verizon enrolled us in the new plan for service for 2 cell phones […]

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Tags: 27312 · Advise · Pittsboro · Technology

Social Media Marketing class at CCCC starts January 25

January 9th, 2017 · Comments Off on Social Media Marketing class at CCCC starts January 25

Date: Thu, 5 Jan 2017 16:30:25 -0500 From: “Karen Tiede” Subject: Social Media Marketing class at CCCC starts January 25 Core Competency in Social Media, an 6-week, 18-hour class focused on using social media to achieve business results, is scheduled to start on January 25. The class will NOT be offered in the summer. We’ll […]

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Tags: Calendar · Pittsboro · Technology