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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.

5 Technology Apps That Can Help You Make Lifestyle Changes in Your 60s
2 weeks ago

5 Technology Apps That Can Help You Make Lifestyle Changes in Your 60s

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Technology sometimes gets a bad rap. Many are quick to point out it’s detrimental impact to our health and society. While technology can have a negative impact if we are glued to our screens, there are many ways it can help us lead a healthier and more positive lifestyle. Read More

Bring Your Digital Photo Album to Life with Photo Books
3 weeks ago

Bring Your Digital Photo Album to Life with Photo Books

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One of the best things about having a smartphone within arm’s reach is that you can capture photos at any point and time. While that means we don’t miss once-upon-a-time moments, your digital photo library can fill up and get…
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Common Scams Targeting the Elderly and How to Avoid Them
4 weeks ago

Common Scams Targeting the Elderly and How to Avoid Them

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Elderly people face all of the same scams as everyone else, but some scams disproportionately affect the older generations. Many of these fall under the umbrella of elder fraud – the misappropriation or abuse of financial control…
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Staying Social After 60: How to Avoid Fake Friend Requests on Facebook
1 month ago

Staying Social After 60: How to Avoid Fake Friend Requests on Facebook

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A man named Randy Scott (not his real name), requested to ‘friend me’ on Facebook. I often get military men, middle-aged and older men, requesting to be friends. I delete them since my rule of thumb is, “Don’t accept friend requests from people I don’t know.” Read More

What is “The Cloud” and How Can it Make Your Digital Life Better After 60?
1 month ago

What is “The Cloud” and How Can it Make Your Digital Life Better After 60?

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We all use the cloud almost every day in one form or another. However, many of us have no idea what it actually means.

When we talk about “the cloud,” what this means is that the things you create (a.k.a. data), such as photos, videos, documents and email, are not physically stored on a computer, phone or tablet. Read More

Photos Stuck on Your Phone? Here’s How to Get them Back Fast!
1 month ago

Photos Stuck on Your Phone? Here’s How to Get them Back Fast!

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Smartphone ownership has skyrocketed across the globe, including those countries with emerging economies such as Turkey, Malaysia, Chile and Brazil.
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Feeling Overwhelmed and FOMO – The Downside of the World Wide Web
2 months ago

Feeling Overwhelmed and FOMO – The Downside of the World Wide Web

Few would dispute that the world wide web has revolutionized our lives. But, as with many good things, there is also a downside that requires a management strategy. Read More

How to Stay Safe in a Digital World by Keeping Your Phone Secure
2 months ago

How to Stay Safe in a Digital World by Keeping Your Phone Secure

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It’s a big digital world out there, and it can be scary. But it doesn’t have to be. Arm yourself with the knowledge to protect yourself and be proactive. Online safety is in your hands. Read More

5 Tips for Safer Online Shopping That You Should Start Practicing Now
2 months ago

5 Tips for Safer Online Shopping That You Should Start Practicing Now

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COVID-19 has changed the world. No doubt, as we are released into the “wild,” life as we knew it is gone. Different ways of gathering, eating out, and shopping will take hold…
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What Technology Can Make Living Alone Less Scary for Seniors? Explore These 4 Options!
3 months ago

What Technology Can Make Living Alone Less Scary for Seniors? Explore These 4 Options!

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They say there is safety in numbers. But that isn’t always possible, especially as we age. Fortunately, over the past decade, technology has evolved to help make living alone safer for seniors….
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