All posts by joshuabettigole

  • Tularosa Communications is announcing plans to bring gigabit Internet services into the Cottonwood Subdivision in Alamogordo. “We are excited about bringing high speed fiber-optic Internet connections to residents in the Wood Streets,” said Josh Beug, General Manager. “We will be passing approximately 175 homes in the neighborhood. Tularosa Communications currently offers these services to businesses […]

  • As PC manufacturers harden their systems from viruses and exploits, hackers find new avenues to spread the malware that does their bidding. While your computer may not be threatened, your conduit to the Internet itself is under attack. Malicious hackers find consumer-grade routers to be the low-hanging fruit from which they survive. Cisco’s intelligence division […]

  • In today’s increasingly connected homes, a fast, reliable Wi-Fi connection is no longer a luxury. We depend on Wi-Fi in so many ways: communicating with friends and family, sharing photos and videos, streaming movies and music, and interacting on social media. More and more, we also rely on Wi-Fi to connect a whole array of […]

  • NOTICE TO THE CUSTOMERS OF TULAROSA BASIN TELEPHONE COMPANY, INC. Notice is hereby given that Tularosa Basin Telephone Company, Inc. (“Tularosa”), filed an advice notice with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (“Commission”) of Tularosa’s intent to discontinue IntraLATA Feature Group C (FGC) person-to-person and non- operator assisted station-to-station long distance service. Customers impacted by […]

  • Glass has played an important role in the evolution of technology, and with an ever-increasing number of applications, advancements in glass technology are constantly occurring. Arising from simple, liquified silica sand, glass has come a long way since its first known use in making beads and vessels in ancient times. Now, glass can be made […]

  • Listed below are some of the many products available to help protect your PC and backup your important data. This list is not all-inclusive, nor are any of the listed products endorsed by TBTC/TCI. Anti Virus Software ZoneAlarm (Free and Paid Versions) AVG (Free and Paid Versions) Norton Security McAfee Kaspersky BullGuard Bitdefender Cloud Storage […]

  • The holiday season is winding down, and we’re all quickly settling back in to our daily routines. While we have all considered well-intentioned resolutions for the new year, we know that our goals to get in shape, quit smoking, or fix up that project car taking up space in our driveway will soon be forgotten. […]

  • Phishing scams have long been synonymous with email, and to some degree, popups. As email spam filters become better at preventing phishing emails from reaching you, scammers become more creative in their attempts to gain access to your personal and financial information.

  • Once again, it is time for the annual Lifeline Program re-certification audit. Every year, participants are required to re-certify to remain eligible to receive discounted phone service thru the Lifeline program. Through re-certification, service with us will be extended for an additional year.  If you are a program participant, your Lifeline 2014 Self Re-Certification Form must be […]

  • Beginning September 2nd, TBTC and TCI will have new hours of operation.