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Enhancing Engage Life® programs with iPad Technology

Posted on August 14, 2014 by

Technology has revolutionized the way we experience the world. Thanks to the internet, we enjoy instant access to an unlimited amount of information, and the rise of social networking has helped us to be more connected than ever before. Smartphones, laptops and tablets have all helped make our world larger and smaller at the same time. But how do we open up this world for older adults who may not be tech-savvy? How do we bridge the gap between those who live on the grid – and those who’ve never been part of it? (more…)

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Senior and student with iPad

Using Technology to Spark Creativity in Seniors

Posted on May 28, 2014 by

There’s so much more to an iPad® or smartphone than solitaire and email. A world of creative possibilities awaits the older adult who takes the time to explore a few of our suggestions. (more…)

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I Looked It Up On The iPad

Posted on April 22, 2014 by

“I looked it up on the iPad®.” 

“I Googled it.” 

“I saw that on Facebook.” 

Yes, those words now frequently come out of my 72-year-old father’s mouth.  (more…)

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