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Technology for Seniors

Windows 10: My Kind of Upgrade

Cynthia Dagnal-Myron | Posted 08.03.2015 | Fifty
Cynthia Dagnal-Myron

I'm a whole lot older now. And I've noticed that I'm getting to be as timid about some new stuff as my parents were as they got older. Okay, not quite as bad, but I am more cautious. I'm retired, for one thing. Living on a pension and SSI. And if I trash a computer or cell phone or something, I may not be able to buy a new one for a good long while.

Technology Just Got A Whole Lot Easier With The RealPad

John Tarnoff | Posted 12.16.2014 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

AARP is launching an android tablet called the RealPad, aimed at tech-shy Boomers and Seniors. It is currently available to order online and will ship in the middle of October.

George Takei Takes On New Role -- Teaching Tech To An Older Generation

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 09.17.2013 | Fifty

George Takei, best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu on Star Trek, is going where he's never gone before -- YouTube. With a new webseries launched ...

Simple Television Remotes Designed for Seniors

Jim T. Miller | Posted 08.03.2013 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

There are several universal TV remotes available today that are specifically designed for seniors and the technically challenged. These remote controls have bigger buttons and fewer options that make them much easier to see, program and operate.

My Dad The Social Media King

Cara McDonough | Posted 09.14.2012 | Fifty
Cara McDonough

Despite my father's lack of practical knowledge regarding the online world, he's ever-present and popular in that very realm. He wields his Blackberry and iPad like weapons as he pushes his liberal agenda...and, yes, occasionally comments on pictures of his grandchildren.