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  1. Star Light, Star Bright: The Five Best Apps for Stargazing

    January 15, 2015 by

    Go stargazing this winter with these suggested apps from nTelos Wireless

    Grab the Coat and the Hot Chocolate!

    Oh, that Daylight Savings Time! During the colder months, it’s dark when you wake up, and it’s dark when you get home from school or work. We don’t get to see the sun as much as we’d like, but why not make the most of the darkness by spending a little time checking out the stars? Here are five great apps that will help you navigate through our solar system and see the stars like never before.


  2. Make Your Next Snow Day One To Remember

    January 13, 2015 by

     Make the most of your snow day with nTelos Wireless

    One Flake, Then Two

    After waking up one morning, you look outside to see the ground blanketed from an overnight winter storm. You turn on the local news, checking to see if the schools are closed. They are. It’s official: it’s a snow day!

    What should you plan for the little ones today? Sure, they’ll want to build a snowman, make some delicious hot chocolate, and bake some cookies. But you’ve got some other ideas, thanks to this list of activities that will make the most of your snow day with your family. (more…)

  3. 4 Social Media Apps Your Teens are Using Instead of Facebook

    January 8, 2015 by

    social media apps image   Want to know a secret about your kids? Keep reading …   For many teenagers, the days of Facebook and even Twitter are all but over. Especially since most of the family is now on Facebook, along with Grandma. Teens want privacy and are left to search for it in other places.   To help you stay up to date on what’s hot (your teen would hate it if they heard you say “what’s hot”), we have provided an overview of some of the up and coming social media networks teens are using today: (more…)

  4. Misfit Shine: Your 2015 Fitness Buddy

    January 2, 2015 by

    Invest in your health in 2015!

    What does January mean to you? Let’s see … snow days, New Year’s resolutions, snow days, snow days, and the sad removal of your once fresh Christmas tree. January can be rough. Getting on track with your fitness doesn’t have to be, though!

    Grab nTelos Wireless’ January Accessory of the Month and plow through those lbs! Show January what’s up this year!

    Why the Misfit Shine is an amazing fitness tool: (more…)

  5. Add a $10 Shared Line Today

    December 30, 2014 by

    Add a $10 Shared Line

    Are you ready for this?

    For a limited time, add a $10 shared line to your 10GB nControl plan. Share the love AND the data with nTelos Wireless’ fully customizable plans.

    Haven’t made the switch to nTelos yet?

    Amazing nTelos Wireless perks: (more…)

  6. Holiday Gift Idea: 3-Step DIY Waterless Snow Globes

    December 23, 2014 by

    Check out these awesome waterless snowglobes!

    Shopping for gifts can be a hassle. The malls are crowded, money is tight and finding that certain, special gift can take hours. So this year, it’s a fun idea to DIY gifts for everyone on your list.  Do you have a half hour? Then you can make these whimsical waterless snow globes in just three simple steps! (more…)

  7. Seven Free Apps to Get You Into the Holiday Spirit

    December 18, 2014 by

    De-stress with these fun holiday apps!

    If you’re not prepared for the holiday season yet, don’t worry! Below we have seven apps that are essential for getting into the holiday spirit. (more…)

  8. How to De-Stress This Holiday Season

    December 12, 2014 by

    How to De-Stress This Holiday SeasonDoes your holiday season feel like a 60-day cheer-o-thon?

    From nearly pulling an all-nighter to finish sewing your youngest’s sheep costume for the winter play, to driving to 7 stores to find the pink version of the latest gadget your teen HAS to have, the holidays can feel a little like you’re drowning in glitter and fake snow.

    At nTelos, we have families, too, and we’ve definitely been on the latest gadget scavenger hunt more than once. Below is a (calming) list of simple and mostly free ways to de-stress this holiday. Pick one and give yourself some you-time! (more…)

  9. Making Wishes Come True for Kamden

    December 9, 2014 by

    Make a Wish partners with nTelos WirelessMaking Wishes Come True for Kamden

    ‘Tis the season…for making wishes come true through nTelos Cares.

    At nTelos Wireless, we were filled with the spirit of giving last week when we had the opportunity to meet and help grant the wish of 5-year-old Kamden of Roanoke, the recipient of a trip to a Florida theme park through Make-A-WishÒ Greater Virginia. Young Kamden has been diagnosed with a disorder that causes progressive liver disease and even received a liver transplant at the age of 4. (more…)

  10. 8 Green Holiday Gift Ideas For Your Little Tree Hugger

    December 4, 2014 by

    8 Green Holiday Gift IdeasFor Green Moms and Tree Huggers Alike


    Maybe your mom went green this year. She found Pinterest. She found a few articles on Paleo and dropped the gluten. And now she’s trying to recycle your Arizona tea bottle before you’re done with it, and you’re totally lost on what to get her for the holidays.

    Green folks appreciate gifts that don’t harm our environment, take up space, or produce unnecessary waste. Here’s a list of subscription gifts that would excite any green member of your crew. (more…)