Do you know what these icons mean? In the red header at the top left there are three, white parallel lines. What do they mean? What does the magnifying tool (looks like a tiny tennis racquet) on the right side of the red header allow you to … [Read more...] about Icons Every Boomer Must Know
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Fellow BoomerTECH Adventures guides, Jill and Chris, and I work with boomers and seniors helping them learn to use their iPhones. Here is the problem: When receiving instruction about some aspect of their device, almost to a person, we see boomers … [Read more...] about Are You Using Your iPhone the WRONG Way?
This post was first published in May 2015. As originally written the tone was "tongue in cheek" but many people (ok, women) told us that the ideas here were right on. Thanks to those who requested that we re-print this post as a public service … [Read more...] about Even Your Husband Can Bring Home What You Want
Apps, Apps...everywhere. I recently upgraded my smartphone and in the transfer of data from my old phone to my new phone a number of my apps...disappeared. No problem. I can always replace them. But, not so surprisingly, I don't really miss … [Read more...] about What’s “APP”, Doc?
You love your technology and all it can do but sometimes you feel as if you are in a tech rut. Another round of surfing for stuff that sounds interesting? More time on Facebook? (How many posts can you read?) Need a meaningful project to do … [Read more...] about Get Involved…In Citizen Science
Generally, when learning something new, I like to read about it or watch a video tutorial about it. I personally don't do well with lots of demonstration by others. At least not all the time. When my refrigerator's icemaker stopped producing ice, … [Read more...] about Seniors Have Unique Learning Needs