Category Archives: Technology

Data Privacy Day: Talking with your children

Data Privacy Day: Talking with your children

Home access to computers and the internet has expanded dramatically over the last two decades. According to Child Trends, more and more children, some as young as three-years-old, are accessing the online world.  With this trend continuing for years to come, it’s important to include them in conversations about safe internet usage and data privacy. Sunday, Jan. 28 is Data Privacy Day.… Continue Reading

How Meltdown and Spectre affects you

Meltdown and Spectre are names given to two different security bugs found in June of 2017 by Google. These bugs are far-reaching and impact a wide-range of computers, mobile devices and servers across many operating systems, such as iOS, MacOS, Android, Blackberry, Linux, and Microsoft. Google has been working with various companies, including Apple, Microsoft,… Continue Reading

NEW! Shop online at bendbroadband.com

NEW! Shop online at bendbroadband.com

Want to increase your Internet speed?  Maybe you’re looking to add home phone service or upgrade your TV package?  All of that—and more—is easier to do now, thanks to the new added shopping functionality on bendbroadband.com. Visit bendbroadband.com and select a service you’re interested in. You’ll be asked to log in to your BendBroadband account. When you do,… Continue Reading

Cyber security reminder: Strengthen passwords

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 security and to provide resources that help to protect them from online threats. BendBroadband will be sharing tips and resources that match each weekly theme. Most… Continue Reading