“It’s the network, stupid”

09. February 2012 Internet Services 0
“It’s the economy, stupid” was a phrase Bill Clinton used during the 1992 Presidential Campaign. I often think of it when I hear all the requests we’re getting for more and more speed when companies are searching for business internet services. Most I.T. administrators and System Integrators, however, recognize that it’s not just about speed, ...

Setting up an Email Account on a Blackberry

Last month we announced that we will be providing online support for email on the top three mobile platforms – Blackberry, Android and Apple iOS. I’m excited to let you know that we now have completed two of these three pages.  Apple iOS and Blackberry email instructions are now online. For those of you who missed ...

Skyway West Recommended: January 30th to February 5th

New blog feature! Each Monday we’ll pass on links to articles we thought were well worth reading from the previous week, kind of a Digg-lite for those who live where we do (British Columbia, Canada), work like we do (high speed business internet), and drink the same kool aid we do (internet trends, internet privacy, cutting-edge technology, ...

Internet Smack Down: SOPA Gets Spanked

Any  Washington Beltway Bandit will tell you that money, power and a smart lobbying in the back offices are how bills get passed  in  the US Congress or Senate. Here’s a breakdown of the industry funding for the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA):   Definitely, some pretty powerful support for this legislation. Add in the ...

Jan 18 Internet Blackout Protesting SOPA and PIPA

Some of the major Internet brands are going “dark” Wednesday Jan 18 to protest the US Legislature’s “Stop Online Piracy Act” (SOPA) and “Protect Intellectual Property Act” (PIPA). Both bills are intended to stop copyright violations by foreign “rogue” web sites trafficking in everything from prescription drugs to illegal movie downloads. The drug and entertainment ...