The Agora

(noun) A gathering place. (In ancient Greece) a public space used for assemblies and debate.

Thumbnail for blog article Tales from the internet: Hinge horror edition.
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Tales from the internet: Hinge horror edition.

Meeting people online is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get. One oxio customer shared their experience with us on the dating app Hinge. Fair warning, you may want to ensure your phone has a passcode.

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Shion Periy
Copywriter
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One Canadian made $114 million after we all pressed Play.

Swifties made her $43 million. But Drizzy fans made the Canadian $114 million. In the era of streaming, how exactly do our favourite artists make money from it? Are we going back to the monarchy? Out with album sales. In with royalties.

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Shion Periy
Copywriter
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How the internet changed nonprofits.

The internet has changed a lot—even #nonprofitlife. It has made fundraising easier, simplified event planning, and changed how nonprofits connect with donors.

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Zeffy
Content Partner
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Salary Transparency, Mentorship, and Monday Girl.

Curious about salary transparency and navigating the workplace? Dive into Monday Girl's journey of empowering women in their careers. From shattering pay taboos to offering mentorship, discover how they're fostering a new era of change.

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Monday Girl
Content Partner
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Four reasons why students choose oxio internet.

Back to school is back! Why are students choosing oxio as their internet provider? Is it because of our no-term contracts, sustainable pricing, kick a** referral program, or 100% digital experience? Perhaps it’s just all four.

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Shion Periy
Copywriter
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Everything internet.

Our first partnership article with... AI.

We decided to team up with AI for a discussion on how the internet has changed the writing process. Does it do a better job than me? Do we need to accept AI overlords are here to stay? Can it write a decent script for a new season of your favourite Netflix show? Only one way to find out.

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Shion Periy
Copywriter
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How the internet changed friendships.

Before the internet, knowing what someone was really up to meant holding a spiral-wired landline phone up to your ear until your hand cramped. It’s no doubt that we’re more digitally connected to our friends than ever before—but is that a good thing?

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Serena Lalani
Content Partner
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Free internet for the next decade: Interview with an oxio top referrer.

One of oxio’s customers has the next decade of internet service completely free. No seriously. And the best part? If you’re a customer at oxio, you can too. It’s all thanks to our super sweet referral program as a way to give back to the oxio community. We had the pleasure of interviewing said customer to learn more on his journey with oxio and just how he achieved this historic feat.

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Shion Periy
Copywriter
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What the heck does TPIA mean?

oxio is a TPIA provider. In case you’re wondering what that is, but more importantly, what that means for you, we’re here to shed some light on the subject. Do TPIA providers have their own lines? Their own technicians? Are there any benefits of choosing TPIA over big telco? Find answers to these and more!

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Shion Periy
Copywriter
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How the internet can get you in shape.

Out with the age of Richard Simmons workout tapes and in with the age of fitness apps, workout videos, and smart watches. Your health and well-being can be improved simply by starting where you are right now. Online!

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Shion Periy
Copywriter