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Top 10 Tech Gifts for 2020

It’s hard to believe that 2020 is drawing to a close and that Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa is around the corner. Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for the technology-loving friend or family member in your life or you feel like splurging since this year has been a downer, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 tech gifts to explore this season..

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Best New Apps of 2020

2020 is a year that will live in infamy, but fortunately for Apple and Android users, there’s been a slew of fantastic new apps released this year. With the highly coveted release of the iPhone 12, Home Telecom has rounded up the top list of picks, because let’s face it — without apps, your expensive smartphone is just a costly paperweight..

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Home Telecom Retail Service Center Opens in Nexton with Virtual Ribbon-Cutting

MONCKS CORNER, SC October 12, 2020 — It may not be the traditional Grand Opening with food trucks, giveaways, and open house tours, but the times themselves are far from traditional. Thanks to virtual technology however, Home Telecom officially opens their new Nexton Retail Office today, Monday, October 12, with a virtual ribbon-cutting by Home Telecom leaders, employees and Nexton representatives..

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Fun October Celebrations

October is full of fun celebrations, including World Smile Day® and You Matter to Me Day, which seems especially appropriate to celebrate this year. Many people are depressed and worried about the pandemic, politics and natural disasters..

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Celebrate World Teacher's Day

We know that school may look a little different amid this COVID-19 pandemic, making World Teacher’s Day a little more important and unique this year.

World Teacher’s Day is celebrated on October 5, and celebrated annually, commemorating the 1966 ILO/UNESCO Recommendation about the status of teachers..

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Hurricane Season Preparedness

As we reach the mid-way point of hurricane season, there’s never been a more critical time to prepare yourself for a natural disaster. Running from June 1 through November 30 each year, hurricane season this year is different due to COVID-19..

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Celebrate Grandparents Day

On Sunday, September 13, we celebrate Grandparents Day. Whether you’re celebrating in-person or online, we encourage everyone to reach out to their grandparents and learn more about how they grew up and the trials they faced..

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Celebrate International Day of Charity

On September 5, 2020, celebrate the International Day of Charity. Declared a holiday by the United Nations in 2012, this holiday is in honor of Mother Teresa’s death, and commemorates her tireless work to help overcome worldwide poverty and suffering..

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How to Extend the Life of Tech Devices

Like many Americans during COVID, you might find yourself working from home and on a tight budget this summer. Whatever the circumstances, you’re probably trying to stretch your current laptop and electronic devices' lifespan..

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Low-Risk COVID-19 Weekend Trips in the Carolinas

If you’re looking for some outdoor fun in the sun that is an action-packed family weekend adventure away from COVID-19, look no further than Charleston, South Carolina!

Here are some great low-risk COVID getaways that will have you breathing fresh air and feeling recharged..

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Wired Home Internet Is the Best Option for Students as Home Telecom Makes It Happen for Families without Access

From the earliest days of the COVID-19 outbreak, Home Telecom has been aiding school districts by promoting public wireless “hotspot” locations and providing free wired internet to students without access to the internet so they can do their homework assignments, tap into e-learning classes, or to keep up with current news and guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic..

Read Article »

Top 10 Tech Gifts for 2020

It’s hard to believe that 2020 is drawing to a close and that Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa is around the corner. Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for the technology-loving friend or family member in your life or you feel like splurging since this year has been a downer, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 tech gifts to explore this season..

Read Article »

Best New Apps of 2020

2020 is a year that will live in infamy, but fortunately for Apple and Android users, there’s been a slew of fantastic new apps released this year. With the highly coveted release of the iPhone 12, Home Telecom has rounded up the top list of picks, because let’s face it — without apps, your expensive smartphone is just a costly paperweight..

Read Article »

Home Telecom Retail Service Center Opens in Nexton with Virtual Ribbon-Cutting

MONCKS CORNER, SC October 12, 2020 — It may not be the traditional Grand Opening with food trucks, giveaways, and open house tours, but the times themselves are far from traditional. Thanks to virtual technology however, Home Telecom officially opens their new Nexton Retail Office today, Monday, October 12, with a virtual ribbon-cutting by Home Telecom leaders, employees and Nexton representatives..

Read Article »

Fun October Celebrations

October is full of fun celebrations, including World Smile Day® and You Matter to Me Day, which seems especially appropriate to celebrate this year. Many people are depressed and worried about the pandemic, politics and natural disasters..

Read Article »

Celebrate World Teacher's Day

We know that school may look a little different amid this COVID-19 pandemic, making World Teacher’s Day a little more important and unique this year.

World Teacher’s Day is celebrated on October 5, and celebrated annually, commemorating the 1966 ILO/UNESCO Recommendation about the status of teachers..

Read Article »

Hurricane Season Preparedness

As we reach the mid-way point of hurricane season, there’s never been a more critical time to prepare yourself for a natural disaster. Running from June 1 through November 30 each year, hurricane season this year is different due to COVID-19..

Read Article »

Celebrate Grandparents Day

On Sunday, September 13, we celebrate Grandparents Day. Whether you’re celebrating in-person or online, we encourage everyone to reach out to their grandparents and learn more about how they grew up and the trials they faced..

Read Article »

Celebrate International Day of Charity

On September 5, 2020, celebrate the International Day of Charity. Declared a holiday by the United Nations in 2012, this holiday is in honor of Mother Teresa’s death, and commemorates her tireless work to help overcome worldwide poverty and suffering..

Read Article »

How to Extend the Life of Tech Devices

Like many Americans during COVID, you might find yourself working from home and on a tight budget this summer. Whatever the circumstances, you’re probably trying to stretch your current laptop and electronic devices' lifespan..

Read Article »

Low-Risk COVID-19 Weekend Trips in the Carolinas

If you’re looking for some outdoor fun in the sun that is an action-packed family weekend adventure away from COVID-19, look no further than Charleston, South Carolina!

Here are some great low-risk COVID getaways that will have you breathing fresh air and feeling recharged..

Read Article »

Wired Home Internet Is the Best Option for Students as Home Telecom Makes It Happen for Families without Access

From the earliest days of the COVID-19 outbreak, Home Telecom has been aiding school districts by promoting public wireless “hotspot” locations and providing free wired internet to students without access to the internet so they can do their homework assignments, tap into e-learning classes, or to keep up with current news and guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic..

Read Article »