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There’s a myth that older adults don’t like technology. Nonsense! Let’s explore the best apps, websites, gadgets and services for dynamic older women, like us.

Shoud I Delete My Facebook Account?
12 months ago

Shoud I Delete My Facebook Account?

By  •  Lifestyle

There has been a lot of concern about the latest Facebook privacy scandal with the revelation that Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm, harvested data from more than 87 million Facebook users without their knowledge. Read More

How to Keep Your Treasured Digital Memories Safe… in the Cloud!
1 year ago

How to Keep Your Treasured Digital Memories Safe… in the Cloud!

A friend wrote to me about the agony she was suffering trying to transfer all the files from her almost-dead computer to her new one. She was using flash drives and it was taking days. I wrote back to her, saying: Read More

How to Control What Posts You See on Your Facebook Newsfeed
1 year ago

How to Control What Posts You See on Your Facebook Newsfeed

By  •  Lifestyle

Over the past 10+ years, Facebook has grown to over two billion active monthly users. It provides a great way to stay connected with family and friends, old and new, but it also has a lot of noise that can drive you crazy.  Read More

4 Tips to Help You Stop Being Affected by Robocall Madness
1 year ago

4 Tips to Help You Stop Being Affected by Robocall Madness

By  •  Lifestyle

Unwanted telemarketing calls and scams are nothing new. Yet these days it seems like they can be out of control, with your phone ringing off the hook. Not only are they annoying, but they can pose safety issues if you are not careful. Read More

How to Manage Your Online Passwords
1 year ago

How to Manage Your Online Passwords

There are a number of rules that the experts tell us about passwords: Read More

Eyes Struggling with Small Fonts? How to Adjust Display Settings On Your Computer
1 year ago

Eyes Struggling with Small Fonts? How to Adjust Display Settings On Your Computer

Do you find yourself avoiding using technology because either your vision isn’t perfect or your eyes are fatigued at the end of the day? Do you think you’d be more likely to benefit from apps like FaceTime, Skype and text messages if you could see their buttons in a larger and/or clearer display? Read More

Senior Scams: When is the Tax Man Not the Tax Man?
1 year ago

Senior Scams: When is the Tax Man Not the Tax Man?

Imagine this. You have just come home from the park with your grandkids. As your 3-year-old granddaughter plays on the floor with her toys and your 8-year-old grandson reads at the table, you receive a phone call. Read More

Alexa, Are You Listening? Digital Home Personal Assistants That Can Make Your Life Easier
1 year ago

Alexa, Are You Listening? Digital Home Personal Assistants That Can Make Your Life Easier

By  •  Lifestyle

Speakers with voice-controlled assistants – like Alexa and Google Home are all the rage. Sales numbers for the Echo family and the Google Home devices are not released by Amazon or Google. Read More

Relieve Travel Stress with This Technology Checklist
1 year ago

Relieve Travel Stress with This Technology Checklist

By  •  Travel

We take vacations to relax, get away from our everyday stress and reconnect with friends and loved ones. But sometimes the planning and prep for a vacation can feel like more work than it’s worth. Read More

Senior Scams: How Online Thieves Can Steal Your Credit Card Information
1 year ago

Senior Scams: How Online Thieves Can Steal Your Credit Card Information

Do you avoid online shopping to avoid identity theft? Do you feel safer shopping at traditional brick-and-mortar stores than you do online? Read More