How to Spot Fraudulent Websites

It’s getting more difficult to tell a legitimate website from a fraudulent one. Here are some things to watch for to make sure you’re on a legit website before making an online purchase.

Do More With Home Phone Service

Home phones are making a comeback for lots of good reasons. Our home phone service is an affordable way to enjoy priceless conversations. You can count on crystal clear voice quality, reliable access to 911 emergency service, and enhanced calling features. You can also stay close to faraway loved ones by adding Unlimited Long Distance. What can you do with …

Best Video Chat Options

Zoom isn’t your only option for video chats. Other apps may be better suited to your needs. Read more here! Learn more about your video chat options in our most recent issue of Website Compass magazine by clicking the link above

Why Buffering Occurs, and How You Can Minimize It

When you’re excited about watching a movie or TV program via streaming, the last thing you want to see is the annoying rotating arrow or spinning circle that indicates buffering is taking place. Here’s why it happens and what you can do about it. Buffering refers to downloading a certain amount of data before starting to play the video. Two …

Internet Connectivity Has Never Been More Important

The pandemic has changed daily life for everyone, and TruLeap Technologies is no exception. Some of our employees are now working from home and procedures for our field technicians have been adjusted for their safety. What hasn’t changed at TruLeap Technologies is our long-term commitment to keeping you connected. Years ago we invested heavily in our fiber networks to provide …

Add More Zing to Your Zoom Calls

Zoom calls don’t have to be all work and no play. Give your virtual gatherings a specific direction. This could be a specific theme, challenge, event, or activity. Ask questions to prompt fun conversations. What’s your favorite vacation memory? Which coffee cup is your favorite and why? Play a game. Some examples include Charades, Bingo, Scattergories, Pictionary, Heads Up, and Psych.   Fast …

Call Before You Dig

At least a few days before you dig on your property, you must call 811 to get underground utility lines marked. This helps prevent unintended consequences such as injuries, damage to your property, utility service outages to the neighborhood, and potential fines and repair costs. Some homeowners, however, are confused about when they need to call 811. So we’re clearing …

No Time Like the Present to Organize Photos From the Past

Are you finally ready to create one place for all your cherished memories? Then you’ll want to flip through our Back to Basics article in the Summer 2020 Website Compass magazine. It will help you through the entire photo organization process, including gathering your photos, creating a folder structure, and naming and tagging your photos. It takes time, but will be …