Tag Archives: technology

The digital divide

The digital divide

Is there still such a thing as a digital divide in the UK? Well according to new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) in their Internet Survey 2019 the answer is yes there is, but it ...
Senior Moment – Electric cars

Senior Moment – Electric cars

Recent figures issued by the motor industry for new car sales in August show that one in 12 of all new vehicle sales, a record amount, are now accounted for by electric cars, as sales of higher pollut ...
Senior Moment – The silly season

Senior Moment – The silly season

August is officially known in media circles as ‘the silly season’; the time when there isn’t a great deal going on in the news, when many people are on holiday and things generally quieten down. Accor ...
Modern technology – it’s not all bad

Modern technology – it’s not all bad

Modern technology can be a frightening phenomenon and many older people see it as more of a hindrance than a help. It is easy to be put off by the fear of getting it wrong, of internet scams or of hum ...