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Blog // Connect Nevada

5 Tips for Protecting Your Identity Online

By CNV Staff

Below are tips to help you stay safe online: 1. Look at a website’s privacy policy - Before submitting your name, e-mail address, or other personal information on a website, look for the site's privacy policy.   2. Look for evidence that your information is being encrypted - To protect attackers from hijacking your information, any personal information submitted online should be encrypted so that it can only be read by the appropriate recipient.   3. Do business with credible companies – Work with websites certified by an Internet trust organization such as BBBonline, TRUSTe, or WebTrust. Sites that display these logos have agreed...

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Humboldt’s Humming a Technology Tune

By Lindsey Niedzielski

A new group of technology trailblazers is hard at work after its first meeting in Winnemucca. The members of Humboldt County’s Technology Team held their first official meeting on September 29 at Winnemucca City Hall. The members went straight to work addressing several key issues that are creating challenges for Humboldt County’s technology landscape.   Broadband access and adoption is at the top of the priority list. Quality broadband is a critical need for Humboldt County to remain competitive in business and local job creation. The Humboldt County Development Authority (HCDA) recently partnered with Connect Nevada to become a...

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NACO’s Land of Opportunity

By Lindsey Niedzielski

Nevada Association of Counties (NACO) members are feeling a new surge of purpose and hope after the organization’s annual conference. The event was held on September 21 in Churchill County and was capped by a guest speaker with a powerful and inspiring message, especially in light of the tough economic times Nevada has been facing.   Lt. Col. (ret.) Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch The resonating theme of Lt. Col. (ret.) Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch’s speech was centered on the point that America still represents a land of opportunity. As a child of an immigrant father, Lt. Col Kickbusch challenged the audience to remember the value of family...

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