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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How to change your Facebook App settings

A personality quiz app posted by a company called Cambridge Analytica has put Facebook apps front and center. Learn three different Facebook settings you can change to help stay in control over what information is shared.
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A serious case of spring fever on Hallmark

The Hallmark Channel has new movies and series just in time for spring. If you have Hallmark as part of your programming package, tune in and watch FOUR new movies and two new series (bonus: plus one more new movie on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries!). Hallmark’s Spring Fever event starts on March 17 (St. Patrick’s Day—your lucky day!).
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Get ready for Pi Day 2018

As a technology company, we have to admit, Pi Day is something we can get behind. Pi Day is celebrated on March 14 (3.14) every year since the Greek letter “π”, used to represent the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter is approximately 3.14159. Get in on the fun with activities and recipe ideas!
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Hit series, star-studded movies—all for only $10.99/mo.

Everyone wants great things to watch at a great price and, thanks to SHOWTIME, you can make it happen. For a limited time add SHOWTIME® to your existing TDS TV package for only $10.99/mo. for 12 months! Get the scoop on how to order this limited-time offer.
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Report: Your smart TV could get hacked, if not protected

Consumer Reports has found that many smart TVs are vulnerable to hacking if proper security measures are not put in place (i.e., a secure home Wi-Fi network). And, beyond the models they found to be at risk, smart TVs in general pose privacy risks you might not know about. Find out what you can do.
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Tech news roundup for February 2

Find out what's trending in tech news this week. From better bitmoji and photo-less Instagram options, to flamethrowers and new delivery tech, get the scoop in this fast read blog.
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What to watch other than the Super Bowl

Not everyone is excited to watch the big game this Sunday. Maybe it’s because you’re not a fan of the teams, or perhaps you’re just not a fan of sports ball in general. Regardless of the reason, if this is you—don’t worry. There are lots of great things to watch Sunday evening! From adorable baby animals to popular movies to hot series, you’ve got plenty of choices.
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Be on the lookout: Tax phishing scams are back

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) and the IRS are warning consumers about the return of tax scam season. We’ve talked about this before in 2015 and 2016—and that advice is still valid. However, there are two new scams making the rounds this year you need to watch out for.
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Paying your bill online just got easier

We’re updating ePay, our online payment system for the better! The changes bring a new, more intuitive design making your experience easier and faster than ever before. Take a tour of the new look and feel.
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Spike rebranding as Paramount Network

Starting tomorrow, January 18, Spike TV will become Paramount Network. Viacom, the channel’s owner, decided on the switch which will include not only a new name, but also a broader lineup of programming.
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