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Welcome to Granite State Communications’ Community Advisor! Here you will find Internet, Phone, and Community-related news and tips. Please read, watch, share – and check back regularly for updates. While you are here, feel free to browse the archived articles on the right. As always, we welcome your comments and questions.

 

Congratulations 2022 Graduates!

Posted in: GSC News on May 20, 2022

Graduations are cause for celebration, whether a student is graduating from high school, college, or another type of educational program. We recognize the hard work required to reach these important milestones and wish good luck to all the graduates in our community! ...read more

The ABCs of DMs

Posted in: GSC News on May 9, 2022

Learn the “how,” “when,” and “why” of direct messages Social media is for broadcasting your thoughts, images, and videos to dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of followers. But what if you have something to say to just one person? Direct messages, known as DMs, are the solution, and they’re available on all the most popular platforms. When to Use DMs DMs are like text message ...read more

What Impacts Your Home’s Internet Speed?

Posted in: GSC News on April 28, 2022

You may be surprised how many factors could be at play. The first thing you think of when it comes to your home’s internet speed is probably what you signed up for with your internet provider, such as 100 Mbps. This network speed represents the speed that comes into your router from outside, and it typically stays consistent within a given range. However, the internet speed you experience ...read more

Today is National Telephone Day!

Posted in: GSC News on April 25, 2022

On this day in 1876, Alexander Graham Bell introduced the first version of the telephone, which he called the "electric speech machine." Bell’s life-changing invention led to a series of innovations — from switchboard operators to rotary dial and push-button phones to VoIP systems to smartphones. This calls for a celebration! Instead of your usual texts on April 25th, surprise a few friends w ...read more

Service Alert – Email Restored

Posted in: GSC News on April 24, 2022

**UPDATE, 4/24 7:30am**— All email services have been fully restored. All new messages are being delivered in a timely fashion. We will continue to monitor and provide additional updates if the situation changes. **UPDATE, 4/23/22, 8am ** — The issue causing yesterday's email outage has been resolved. New message delivery is improving, but may be delayed as the backlog of messages that we ...read more

World Backup Day is March 31st

Posted in: GSC News on March 30, 2022

Don’t be an April Fool (like the 30 percent of people who have never backed up their files). Back up all your family photos, home videos, and important documents on World Backup Day, March 31st, and regularly throughout the year. Losing personal files can be a devastating experience. ...read more

How to Spot Identity Theft

Posted in: GSC News on March 21, 2022

To spot identity theft, do the following: 1) Get your free credit report at AnnualCreditReport.com and review it for accounts you didn’t open or inquiries you don’t recognize. 2) Regularly check your credit card and bank statements for purchases or withdrawals you didn’t make. 3) Review your medical bills and Explanation of Benefits statements for services you didn’t get. ...read more

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