Author: Erica Manfred

Thursday, January 20, 2022

Keep Your Digital Privacy

Mark your (online) calendars – Digital Privacy Day  – and Week – is coming up! Here’s some tips about protecting your data.

Monday, January 3, 2022

Beat the ‘Bots When Job Hunting

Many older jobseekers don’t know that an ATS (Applicant Tracking System) determines who sees their resume-if ever. Here’s how to beat the ‘bots.

Monday, December 6, 2021

Use Tech and Organize for 2022

Get your digital house in order in 2022!

Monday, November 29, 2021

Caregiving Essentials

Caregiving can be made easier with the right digital tools and technology; learn about the free Digital Essentials video classes offered by Senior Planet.

Monday, November 1, 2021

Inner Peace? There’s an App for That!

Can you find inner peace with an app on your smartphone?

Thursday, October 14, 2021

All About QR codes

So what are those weird little boxes? They’re QR (Quick Response) Codes and they’re getting more popular. 

Monday, October 4, 2021

Use Tech To Find Your Roots

Find your roots online with these tech tips – and learn about an exciting opportunity for Senior Planet Supporters!

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Finding – and Getting – a Job Online

It’s the perfect time for seniors to find a job online.  Experience is an asset in today’s tight labor market.

Monday, September 6, 2021

Use Tech To Go Back to School

Going back to school is not only for kids. Discover some fun new ways to learn and stay sharp….without leaving your home.

Thursday, August 26, 2021

Too Old for TikTok? Nope!

Most seniors know that TikTok has nothing to do with clocks….and more and more are enjoying and creating on this quirky platform.

Monday, August 2, 2021

Do I Really Need a Smart Home?

What exactly is a smart home? And do you really need or want one? Take our poll and tell us!

Monday, July 5, 2021

Why Tech is Senior-Unfriendly…and How to Fix It

Touch sensitive buttons too…touchy? Print on smartphones too tiny? Get the scoop on ageism in tech product design….and how to combat it.

Monday, June 7, 2021

Learning Tech Helps Your Brain

New studies reveal that learning new technologies keeps your brain sharp.

Monday, May 3, 2021

Safer Online Banking and E-commerce

Want to keep the scammers at bay when banking online? Try these tips.

Monday, April 5, 2021

Amp Your Internet!

Live in a “digital desert?” Here are some tips to amp your internet connectivity.