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July 2017

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation

By |July 19th, 2017|Press Releases|

Recently you may have seen more emails in your inbox asking to reconfirm your subscriptions—promotional offers and newsletters for instance. Under the Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL), organizations are required to now have expressed consent from individuals to receive mass communications, such as; Emails, Newsletters, Text Messages and promotional offers to a large audience. The most [...]

New and Exciting Changes to the STAMP Program (a technology assessment offered by NEOnet to SMEs)

By |July 19th, 2017|Press Releases|

Some changes have been made to the STAMP program, which will make the program more interesting to SMEs in Northern Ontario. These changes include: STAMP consultants are now able to engage clients throughout all of Northern Ontario, not just Northeastern Ontario. Participants now have the opportunity to fully access the program’s maximum subsidy: o   Applicants may [...]

Upcoming – Summer 2017

By |July 19th, 2017|Press Releases|

Thursday, July 20th, 2017, Kait-Lynn Gooch will be presenting to the Employment Options Emploi’s, Youth Job Connection participants, an overview on protecting yourselves online and Social Media; Etiquette, securing your accounts and the recent changes regarding Social Media platforms that are commonly used by youth and young adults. The presentation will use an Apple TV [...]

Android’s Hidden ‘Panic Button’ to Help Fight Malware

By |July 19th, 2017|Press Releases|

Have you ever gone onto an app on your phone and suddenly your phone is unresponsive and the app takes control of your device? Google has just released that Android Nougat update 7.1 which will have a sort of Panic Button for these circumstances. Google mentions that once you are in an application or opening an [...]

June 2017

Mattagami Heights Website Launch

By |June 20th, 2017|Press Releases|

Congratulations on your official new website launch! Thursday, May 25th, 2017, NEOnet team members Paul Ouimette and Phil Barton were among many that attended.  The community came out in force to enjoy "Happy Hour" at the Full Beard Brewing Company, to sample a local beer and burger.  Not just any burger, but a delicious, grass-fed, [...]

Innovation at Work! – Driverless Trains

By |June 20th, 2017|Press Releases|

China debuts driverless train that only needs white painted lines as track (PodCast) China hopes to implement driverless trains in 2018, in some rural cities in China. These trains are not like typical driverless trains that follow a set of tracks but they don’t even require a physical track. They will be following a dotted, [...]

May and June Outreach and Education Events

By |June 20th, 2017|Press Releases|

Starter Company Workshop On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017, Kait-Lynn Gooch, presented to the Starter Company and Starter Company Plus participants at the Timmins Business Enterprise Centre. There were 12 participants with hopes of becoming entrepreneurs and interested in starting their own businesses. The content of the presentation included Branding, Marketing, Social Media and the importance [...]

LinkedIn workshop with Javed S. Khan

By |June 20th, 2017|Press Releases|

On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017, Kait-Lynn Gooch attended a presentation hosted by Newbie Media Marketing & Design and Javed S. Khan. This workshop addressed the Social platform LinkedIn, and Javed went through the features and functions of the platform, how to create a profile, the importance of LinkedIn, and how to use it as a [...]

NEOnet is Hiring!

By |June 16th, 2017|Employment Opportunity, Press Releases|

Program Coordinators, Seniors Digital Literacy  2-Year Contract Position (Full Time) Job Description Overview The Seniors Digital Literacy Coordinators (2) will develop digital literacy curriculum to be used to facilitate workshops and utilized by volunteers for one-on-one and peer training material for use for education of seniors.  Responsibilities will also consist of connecting with organizations throughout [...]

May 2017

First Business and Technology Grant Awarded

By |May 17th, 2017|Press Releases|

NEOnet and the Northern College Entrepreneurship Centre have partnered to launch The Business and Technology Grant Award. This program is for young entrepreneurs, to assist them in reaching their next technological milestone. We are pleased to announce that we have awarded our first benefactor Anthony Gillen and his company Mine Safety Solutions. In the past [...]