Author: Erica Manfred

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.

Monday, March 29, 2021

Happy Tweetday – Join the Party!

Even Big Ben has a Twitter feed – how about you?

Monday, March 1, 2021

Cut the Cord, Save a Bundle

Cut the cord and save a ton of cash – and take control of your TV viewing.

Friday, February 5, 2021

Zoom Security Update

Zoom recently upped its security game – but is it enough? Check out these extra tips.

Monday, February 1, 2021

How to Set Up 2 Factor Authentication

How much do you know about the “gold standard” for internet security?

Monday, January 4, 2021

Get on Top of Your Tech in 2021

Resolve to get on top of your tech in 2021 with these quick fixes.