October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). NCSAM is an education and awareness campaign launched by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance. The goal is to teach the American public the importance of cyber… (Continue Reading)
Dear TDS Customers,
Sun outages are back. Twice a year, all television customers may experience some degree of television interference due to sun outages. This fall, the solar satellite interference are expected from Oct. 4-14, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.… (Continue Reading)
The recent hacking of the credit reporting bureau Equifax, reminds all of us that now is the time to take a good look at how we’re protecting our personal information.
For some background, Equifax released the following details of the… (Continue Reading)
Tuesday, Aug. 29: Network upgrade is complete.
On Monday, Aug. 28 at 10 p.m., TDS technical teams will be working to upgrade network facilities in Ruidoso, N.M. You should expect service interruptions for phone, internet and TV services during the… (Continue Reading)
For a lot of people, it’s hard to imagine present-day life without internet access. Currently, there are 287 million internet users in the United States, making it the third largest national internet market in the world. While a digital divide… (Continue Reading)
When most Baby Boomers or Gen Xers think about Snapchat, they probably imagine Millennials (and the younger set) taking thousands of selfies anytime, anywhere. It may seem like there’s not much more you can get out of the app –… (Continue Reading)
Wireless internet lets you watch or browse from anywhere…as long as your Wi-Fi network works well. Because Wi-Fi depends on radio waves from your wireless modem, anything that blocks or interferes with those waves could mean trouble for your connection.… (Continue Reading)
Last month’s WannaCry ransomware attack took the world by storm, making a lot of people want to cry. Reportedly the files on 200,000 computers across the globe were encrypted and held ransom until victims paid to restore them.
While that… (Continue Reading)
Archiving videos to newer media formats is not only becoming more popular but it is turning into a necessity for those who do not want to lose old videos.
It’s not just about still keeping a VHS player around (if… (Continue Reading)
DocuSign has acknowledged a breach of its customer and user e-mail addresses. As a result, the e-mail addresses are now the target of a malicious e-mail campaign.
TDS is encouraging customers to be cautious. If you receive an email from… (Continue Reading)