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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.

Do You Need Help Organizing Your Digital Life? 3 Tips to Declutter Your Tech After 60
2 weeks ago

Do You Need Help Organizing Your Digital Life? 3 Tips to Declutter Your Tech After 60

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Clutter in our technology is not that different from the clutter we maintain in our home. The more unorganized we get, the more overwhelmed we are, and the more ineffective technology becomes to us…
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How to Stay Safe in Your 60s with Low-tech Safety Accessories
2 months ago

How to Stay Safe in Your 60s with Low-tech Safety Accessories

Being properly prepared for our own safety is important for everyone.

For those of us over 60 years of age it’s imperative we not only stay active to maintain as much strength as possible, but that we supplement our strength with accessories, which may or may not have a bit of flash and sash to them. Read More

Privacy Versus Convenience: Are You Ok with Trade-Off in Our Digital World?
2 months ago

Privacy Versus Convenience: Are You Ok with Trade-Off in Our Digital World?

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We have cameras and smart TVs in our homes. We plug our destinations into Google Maps. We speak to Siri, Google, and Alexa and allow them to listen in on our everyday activities. In a world of smartphones and smart homes…
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Don’t Give Up on Trying to Keep Up with Technology: The Benefits Are Worth Exploring!
3 months ago

Don’t Give Up on Trying to Keep Up with Technology: The Benefits Are Worth Exploring!

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Technology evolves at the pace of a speeding bullet. Recently, I was teaching an Advanced iPhone class, and there was some noted grumpiness that the next generation of software will not support iPhones…
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Stay Safe Online After 60: Understanding Social Media Privacy Laws
4 months ago

Stay Safe Online After 60: Understanding Social Media Privacy Laws

Do you find yourself wanting to use social media to stay in touch with loved ones but get lost in all the potential problems? Do you feel confident you understand all the ways to protect yourself from online scams? Have you been victimized or targeted because of your age demographic? Read More

Blending Technology with Older Traditions to Preserve Memories
5 months ago

Blending Technology with Older Traditions to Preserve Memories

Not so long ago, the way to hold onto memories was to create photo albums and scrapbooks. Today most people use apps like Facebook and tag their photos. Online backups keep photos safe indefinitely. I could go on, but you get the idea. Read More

Password Breach! Do You Know How to Protect Your Online Identity?
6 months ago

Password Breach! Do You Know How to Protect Your Online Identity?

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Unfortunately, online security intrusions are becoming more commonplace in today’s world and boomer women, just like everybody else, need to consider the safety of their online identity. Read More

Squinting at the Screen? 4 Quick Fixes to Make the Text Easier to Read
7 months 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. Read More

60 and Wondering What to Do with Your Life? Start a Blog!
7 months ago

60 and Wondering What to Do with Your Life? Start a Blog!

How many blogs do you read in an average week? Have you ever wondered whether you should start a blog of your own? Read More

Tech Innovations for Modern-Day Boomers: Search with Photos Using Google Lens
8 months ago

Tech Innovations for Modern-Day Boomers: Search with Photos Using Google Lens

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We all witnessed Google’s origins as a search engine back in 1998. It has since expanded into email, document, and photo storage, digital home assistants, smartphone producer, and more. Read More