Great Plains Communication Residential Blog

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Get Ready & Be Safe: Black Friday/Cyber Monday 2022

Get Ready & Be Safe: Black Friday/Cyber Monday 2022

The top fall holiday sales events of the year are fast approaching, so start adding things to your wish list and mark your calendar. As always, Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving, with some businesses starting as early as midnight and following through to...

Pumpkins, Ghosts and Cybersecurity

Pumpkins, Ghosts and Cybersecurity

October is known for the start of the fall season, Halloween, pumpkins, scary movies and more. Fall activities make for a good time but it can quickly be ruined by some sort of cyber emergency. In addition to all the zombies, witches and ghosts to watch out for this...

Fall, Football & MyBundleTV

Fall, Football & MyBundleTV

Who’s ready for some football? The 2021 NFL regular football season averaged 17.1 million viewers per game for television and digital, up 10% from 2020. The ways in which we have consumed sports entertainment has changed throughout the years from solely being on...

Viral Recipes and Safety Tips for Fourth of July

Viral Recipes and Safety Tips for Fourth of July

The Fourth of July has been a federally recognized holiday since 1941. The original 13 colonies that gained their freedom from Great Britain marked independence by adopting the Declaration of Independence from Thomas Jefferson. America’s independence is commonly...

Summertime Is a Good Time for a Password Refresh

Summertime Is a Good Time for a Password Refresh

Summertime, and the livin' is easy . . .  and online. With school out, kids are probably online at least part of the day. They’re connecting with friends and family members on social media, surfing and streaming videos, and gaming on mobile phones, tablets, laptops,...

Earth Day 2022: The Small Things Add Up

Earth Day 2022: The Small Things Add Up

What’s everybody doing for Earth Day? Officially, Earth Day 2022 takes place this Friday, April 22 and we’ve got suggestions for some activities. But first, here’s a brief history. What many call the birth of the modern environmental movement was proposed by...

Anytime Is the Right Time for a Digital Declutter

Anytime Is the Right Time for a Digital Declutter

How many unused apps are taking up space on your devices? And when was the last time you changed your passwords? Is there a gamer in your household who tends to download too many "mods" (short for modifications) for their video games, which end up affecting game...

Ready to Watch the Big Game?

Ready to Watch the Big Game?

Here’s what to know and how to get the best view Did your team make it to the Big Game? How are you going to watch the action when the Los Angeles Rams take on the Cincinnati Bengals?  Here’s a quick overview of the Big Game, some multiscreen options and things to...

Gifts That Keep On Giving

Gifts That Keep On Giving

This Holiday Season, shipping and supply chain issues mean shoppers accustomed to finding plenty of sales and bargains on hot items – both online and in brick-and-mortar stores -- could find that expectations have to be adjusted. Store shelves might be thin and online...

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