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.
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FTC: How to avoid buying fake COVID tests online

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, fake and unauthorized at-home testing kits are popping up online as opportunistic scammers take advantage of the spike in demand. Learn how to steer clear from fake tests.
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TDS has not detected issues with Apache Log4j

The security and operations teams at TDS are focused on mitigating risks associated with the new Log4j threat. At this time, we have not detected any successful exploit attempts in our systems or services. Read more...
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Tips for securing smart home devices

From doorbells, lights, and thermostats, to refrigerators, stoves, and garage door openers, having internet-connected devices can offer loads of convenience—but they can also pose real security risks. Get seven tips to help keep your home network more secure.
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New channel alert: CLEO TV

There’s a new channel available in your TDS TV and TDS TV+ channel lineup: CLEO TV! Get the scoop on just some of the great shows you'll find when you tune in.
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Hallmark Christmas movie bingo 2021

Holiday movies? Yes, please! Across Hallmark and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries there are a whopping 41 new ones to watch this year. That gives you lots of chances to play Hallmark Christmas Movie Bingo! This year we're offering you 10 fresh cards to enjoy.
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Give thanks for a HBO and Cinemax free preview!

TDS TV and TDS TV+ customers, you’re getting an extra Thanksgiving treat: a free preview of HBO and Cinemax! The… more...
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We’re offering a new benefit for veterans

With Veterans Day approaching, we're announcing a new benefit for veterans who work for us—we're associates who have served our country in the military an extra day off every year, beginning this year. Learn more and find out where to apply for open positions.
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Sinclair Broadcasting guide delays

TDS has received notification from Sinclair Broadcasting that, due to a technical issue, they are unable to provide data for the on-screen guide for many of their stations. Get the list of which channels and where this is an issue.
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Halloween movies 2021: where to find the best thrills and chills (and for all ages)

There’s still plenty of time to scream along to some fantastic Halloween movies to get you in the spooky season mood. We’re rounding up some great options in a variety of categories—both new releases and old favorites—and for a variety of ages.
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Make your home (and/or home office) energy efficient

Post-pandemic some of the energy that used to be consumed in an office setting has been shifted home—including to yours if you or someone in your house now works or attends school from home. Get six tips for saving energy so your bill doesn't take a hit.
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