Rock Falls, a 24-7 & West Wisconsin Telcom fiber optic community, held a big celebration on Tuesday, July 4th. It was marvelous to watch the excitement and hear the sounds of music and cheering fill the air. We are so grateful to the community of Rock Falls and all the volunteers that work so hard to make this celebration a really big success each year.
There’s been progressively more talk over the last few years about Cyber Security and protecting yourself online, and for good reason. More and more is being done online every day, from online shopping, online banking, to simply watching movies almost nothing is out of reach.
- Don’t reuse passwords. There is always the potential for a password leak, and if you use the same password for every account it’s much easier for hackers to get into your accounts.
- Use secure passwords. Secure passwords contain letters, numbers, and often times special characters. Avoid using passwords such as, “12345678”, “password”, “qwerty”, “letmein”, and “admin”.
- Change your passwords often.
Fiber Broadband is the next generation utility. Being a part of a Fiber Smart Rural Community is a real selling point. A house is generally worth much more if it has access to a public street, water, and sewer services, public schools and other “utilities” than if it does not.
24-7 & West Wisconsin Telcom is a small company with a big vision – to develop and maintain a fiber optic network that connects rural communities from the ground up.