Archive for October, 2012

The Savvy Senior: Computers Designed for Seniors

A number of companies offer computers designed for seniors and ready to go right out of the box! Here are a few options to consider: Telikin: For seniors who have little or no computer experience the new Telikin “touch-screen” computer is a wonderful option. Ready to go right out of the box, this innovative computer [...]

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The New Facebook User: Senior Citizens [Infographic]

Are seniors becoming the new power user on Facebook? The landscape of Facebook is constantly changing and few are aware that people over 65 are taking classes about Facebook and using it as a social outlet and gaming source more and more everyday. SeniorNet was among the first to foresee this growing trend, which is why [...]

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How to Stop Junk Mail and Prevent Mail Fraud

Millions of seniors get bombarded with unwanted junk mail these days, including mail fraud schemes that you need to be particularly leery of. Here’s how you can stop junk mail and prevent mail fraud. Senior Alert While junk mail comes in many different forms – credit card applications, sweepstakes entries, magazine offers, coupon mailers, donation [...]

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