Have you ever spied a gryfalcon, the largest falcon in the world, in your travels? Probably not unless you are trekking through the arctic tundra. However, a group of birders looking for snowy owls in the Wells-Ogunquit region of Maine came across … [Read more...] about Winter Birding in New England—Part 1
You never know what you are going to find when you open the paper or click on its website. Expecting the usual mayhem and corruption, I was delighted this morning when I spied J. Craig Anderson's article "Tour operator embraces Skype to ease … [Read more...] about Free Video Conferences for Fun and Profit
If you are a Boomer or a Senior, the place to be Saturday, January 31, 2015 is Burlington, VT. Vermont Maturity Magazine is sponsoring the 20th annual Vermont 50+ and Baby Boomer Expo at the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center in … [Read more...] about BoomerTECH Adventures Goes to Vermont!
Did you know that Facebook has its own search engine? You can look for your high school sweetheart or pals from the service. It's amazing who is on Facebook. You can also research your favorite topic to see if there are organizations or people … [Read more...] about Searching Facebook
My grandmother faithfully did the Word Jumble and crossword puzzle every day. I remember her sitting at her dining room table with newspaper in hand working through the various daily puzzles. Words games seem to be addictive, at least in my family! … [Read more...] about Word Games With Your Morning Coffee
Are you thinking about giving mom and dad or grammy and grampa a digital device as a holiday gift? Great idea! I've been teaching technology classes in Adult Ed for the past two years and most of my students are 50 and over. As a rule, … [Read more...] about Buying a Digital Device for Mom & Pop? 6 Questions to Ask Yourself