Author: PJ Hughes

The Local GIG – October 2021

October 19, 2021

In this month’s edition of The Local Gig, we’ve got lots of ways you can save money on your in-home tech, plus some new recipes to try. You’ll also find a Spotify playlist to get you in the mood for all the fall festivities. Finally, we think you’ll love these tips and cool tech that […]

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Dove Season and Fiber

September 3, 2021

Just a reminder as Dove season is kicking off. We’ve got lots of new fiber in the air this year and want to remind all our dove hunters to please be mindful of that. Fiber and birdshot don’t mix well.

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The Local GIG – September 2021

September 1, 2021

Looking to try something new this fall? Stream a new show, start a new hobby, or launch a new career with the resources in this month’s FASTnet subscriber newsletter the Local Gig. As the weather cools, save this newsletter to help you start something new—whether it’s a new instrument, a new career, or simply a […]

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Fast, Affordable, and Reliable Broadband Service

August 17, 2021

FASTnet delivers fast, affordable and reliable broadband service. But if you need another reason to sign up, remember: we’re a local company made up of your friends ,family and neighbors. We are local folks working hard to make life better for all of us.

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The Local GIG – August 2021

August 3, 2021

Should you stay or should you go?  Either way, there’s something helpful for you in our August roundup of our favorite resources from around the web. After a year or more of staring at the same four walls, it’s no wonder people are itching to hit the road and see someplace new. If you’re planning […]

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Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

July 1, 2021

FASTnet participates in the Emergency Broadband Benefit program. This is a temporary benefit available to FASTnet customers who meet certain financial criteria and who are a current customer of FASTnet. The benefit is $50 a month and ends when the funding runs out or 6 months after the COVID-19 pandemic is declared over.  Anyone interested […]

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The Local GIG – July 2021

June 29, 2021

Summer is in full swing, and we’re all on the lookout for ways to beat the heat. Stay inside, stay cool, and stay oconnected with this roundup of great ideas from around the web (and your high-speed internet from FASTnet. In this month’s edition of The Local Gig, you’ll find the best TV shows on […]

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Common Causes of Wi-Fi Interference

May 18, 2021

Common Causes of Wi-Fi Interference We all know that feeling. You’re right in the middle of doing something important on your phone, tablet, or laptop when all of a sudden… your Wi-Fi cuts out! What gives? There are a surprising number of things that can cause your Wi-Fi connection to slow down, even when your […]

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Spotting Fraudulent Emails and Online Scams

Spotting Fraudulent Emails and Online Scams Would you be able to recognize an online scam if you saw one? Most of us would like to think that we could identify a fraudster in our inbox, but unfortunately, that’s not always the case. The truth is that scammers are getting smarter. Every time a scam is […]

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Bandwidth and Latency Differences

Most of us understand the basics of the internet – just enough to log onto Wi-Fi and maybe turn the router on and off when it starts to malfunction. However, are you familiar with the terms ‘bandwidth’ and ‘latency’? If you’re not, that’s okay – you’re not alone! Both terms are related to your internet’s […]

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