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Technology

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.

How Technology Can Help You Find Joy in Turbulent Times
5 days ago

How Technology Can Help You Find Joy in Turbulent Times

By  •  Lifestyle

While technology can cause stress and anxiety in our lives, it also can bring us more joy. Everything around us seems to be getting more hectic and stressful. If we aren’t worried about getting the Coronavirus, it’s a volatile political climate we are immersed in…
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Squinting at the Screen? 4 Quick Fixes to Make the Text Easier to Read
1 month ago

Squinting at the Screen? 4 Quick Fixes to Make the Text Easier to Read

Long ago I started getting frustrated trying to read the tiny type on some websites. But I wasn’t giving up. Instead, I learned a quick fix that I’ve been using ever since. The quick and dirty fix is the enlarge/shrink function that I can apply to a web page with just a click…
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Smartphone Addiction – Six Practical Tips for Less Screen Time
1 month ago

Smartphone Addiction – Six Practical Tips for Less Screen Time

By  •  Lifestyle

The beginning of the year is a ripe time to take stock of behaviors we want to change in our life. These days, many people are using their phones to a level that arguably rises to unhealthy…
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As a Boomer, Do You Feel Out of Date in Today’s Modern World?
2 months ago

As a Boomer, Do You Feel Out of Date in Today’s Modern World?

Do you remember when you thought your parents were so out of date, it was almost embarrassing? They didn’t know anything about the music you listened to…
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Are Your Smart Home Devices Vulnerable to Hackers?
3 months ago

Are Your Smart Home Devices Vulnerable to Hackers?

By  •  Lifestyle

Smart speakers, such as the Amazon Echo and Google Home, Nest thermostats, and Ring Video doorbell cameras, are exploding in popularity. The use of these devices has helped…
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Internet Trends for 2020 and How They Impact Boomers
3 months ago

Internet Trends for 2020 and How They Impact Boomers

The Internet is still growing in leaps and bounds, even though it’s been around for a few decades. Every year, more and more of the things we do every day can be done over the Internet…
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Senior Friendly Tech Trends for 2020
4 months ago

Senior Friendly Tech Trends for 2020

By  •  Lifestyle

Technology isn’t just about selfies and social media. Many advances in design and use features help the older folks live independent, safe, and healthy lives. In 2020, there will continue to be a focus on technology…
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8 Things to Teach Your Grandchildren About Online Safety
5 months ago

8 Things to Teach Your Grandchildren About Online Safety

By  •  Lifestyle

Bonding with your grandkids can take many different forms. As the children get older, grandparents can take a back seat, or be a source of reassurance, confidential communications, and words of wisdom…
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3 Supreme Rules for Ideal Computer Posture After 60
5 months ago

3 Supreme Rules for Ideal Computer Posture After 60

Do you feel stiff after working on your computer? Do you find yourself slumping, hunching, and with forward head posture trying to look at the screen? Are you looking for ways to do what you need to do on the computer…
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Fall or Fire? Is Your Smartphone Ready to Help You in an Emergency?
6 months ago

Fall or Fire? Is Your Smartphone Ready to Help You in an Emergency?

By  •  Lifestyle

We all know stuff happens. Things like car accidents, trips, and pre-existing health conditions can put you in a predicament quickly. Luckily, most of us have our smartphone near us at most times…
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