About Missy Kellor

Missy works on the Corporate Communications team and reports stories to TDS employees and customers. This is right up her alley because she’s an extrovert and also a big fan of research (really, she’ll look up just about anything that strikes her interest). Missy is a native of Madison, Wis. with an undergraduate in Anthropology and a master’s degree in Life Sciences Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her interest in the Internet as a mass media shaped her work towards a PhD in Journalism and Mass Communications. She’s also worked as an editorial assistant, copywriter, and production artist. In her off hours, Missy is a crafter, Pinterest addict, reader, wife, and mom of two kids. You can find Missy on G+ and on Twitter.
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Sun Prairie customers: construction is starting soon

We’ve got great news! TDS contractors will be visiting your neighborhood soon to begin (and complete!) fiber network construction. Here’s what you can expect—and what you need to do—to get ready
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The surprising way you might connect with scammers

Even if you’re a guard dog about your online social media privacy, there’s one place you might have overlooked. It’s a site where you tend to accept new connections from people you don’t know, where you share a lot of information about yourself and your personal history, and anyone on the site can see your entire profile. Did you figure it out?
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How much TDS Fiber speed do you need?

It’s a question for the ages—what internet speed do you need? Just like Goldilocks, you’re looking for the one that fits juussssssstttt right. To get you thinking and help you find the right one for you, we created a quick four-question quiz.
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Good news: Sun Prairie fiber neighborhoods launching sooner than expected

The install dates for TDS Fiber in many Sun Prairie, Wis. neighborhoods are moving up! And when we say “moving up,” we mean it. You’ll be able to enjoy TDS Fiber weeks—and in some cases months—earlier than we originally expected. However, this means you need to do two things before it's too late.
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Winter is coming—and so is the end of the HBO/Cinemax half-price sale!

In all seriousness, it's probably the best time EVER to sign up for HBO or Cinemax. Both are half price (but only until the end of the month!) and, if you call now, you still have time to binge watch Game of Thrones before the new season begins!
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You’ll wanna cry at the rise in ransomware

Last month’s WannaCry ransomware attack took the world by storm, making lots (and lots and lots) of people want to cry. While that particular attack has now come and gone, ransomware as type of malicious software isn’t going anywhere. Fortunately, there are four simple and consistent things you can do to be less vulnerable to ransomware.
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Take the guesswork out of your wireless internet with new Premium Wi-Fi

If you’re tired of constantly troubleshooting your Wi-Fi, give TDS Premium Wi-Fi a try when you call to order new TDS service or add TV to your account. It’s a new way to get the best Wi-Fi experience in every room in your house without the guesswork and troubleshooting.
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TDS TV customers: ABC Video On Demand is now available!

Get ready to binge watch, TDS TV customers—you now have access to all of ABC’s awesome video on demand catalog! No matter which programming tier you have, ABC content is available to watch 24/7 (no programming the DVR required). Find out how to get started.
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We lied: TWELVE Sun Prairie neighborhoods made goal

We told everyone that nine Sun Prairie, Wis. neighborhoods out of 25 made their registration goal...but by the time it was published, there were actually 12! Clearly you guys move as fast as our 1Gig internet speed :-).
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Esquire and Universal HD going off the air

We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but sadly we have no choice. Two channels—Esquire and Universal HD—are being pulled off the air by the programmer. Esquire is going off the air July 1, 2017 (channel 352/1352) and Universal HD is going dark on July 15, 2017 (channel 1182).
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