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Telikin Why Support is Critical for Seniors Learning Computers

Category: Aging

senior-lady-on-phone-119-98Why Support is Critical For Seniors Learning Computers - For many seniors and computer novices, learning how to use a computer is very exciting, but it also may be a little intimidating.

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02 April 2015, 20:48
 

Telikin Why a Senior Computer?

Category: Aging

Telikin Senior Computer 98Why a Senior Computer - Technology today has become so pervasive that most of us take it for granted. Not only do we take for granted that we can instantly connect and get information, but we also take for granted how this technology works...

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30 March 2015, 18:14
 

Telikin Using the Internet Decreases Depression in Seniors

Category: Aging

Senior Woman Smiling Telikin smUsing the Internet Decreases Depression in Seniors - If you needed yet another reason to get your senior parent, friend, or grandparent on the computer, here's one - Using the internet can help reduce depression in older adults. A recent study out of Michigan State University...

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29 April 2014, 16:49
 

Telikin Senior Computer and Internet Use

Category: Aging

Senior Computer Use smSenior Computer and Internet Use - The Pew Research Center just released new data on internet and computer usage among older adults. In short, the numbers show that more seniors are adopting technologies, but still at a much slower pace than the rest of adult Americans.

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04 April 2014, 20:49
 

Telikin Technology the Way to Differentiate LTC Communities

Category: General

senior-lady-with-adult-daughter-smTechnology the Way to Differentiate LTC Communities - In the long-term care industry, the communities that utilize and offer technologies will be the ones who differentiate themselves from the competition. Recently, LTC executives gathered in Las Vegas for the Long-Term Care...

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06 February 2014, 22:16
 

Telikin Brain Training Can Have Lasting Effects in Seniors

Category: Aging

brain training gearsBrain Training Can Have Lasting Effects in Seniors - An NIH funded study showed that some types of brain training can have positive effects on cognitive abilities even 10 years later. This study, dubbed ACTIVE (Advanced Cognitive Training for Independent and Vital Elderly)...

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30 January 2014, 14:55
 

Telikin iPad for Seniors?

Category: Aging

Senior-with-tablet1 98iPad for Seniors? - Many people consider the iPad for seniors who want to get started with technology. To some people, the perceived usefulness of the touchscreen and the popular iOS make the iPad a tempting option for their senior loved ones who want to use computers and connect online.

 

 

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23 January 2014, 19:00
 

Telikin Using Technology Boosts Seniors' Self Esteem

Category: Aging

TwoTelikinUsersFacebook98Using Technology Boosts Seniors' Self Esteem - I've written many times before about loneliness in seniors and how computers can help abate that loneliness. I was quite excited, though not all that surprised, when I read an article about a study from Case Western Reserve University led by...

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01 January 2014, 20:17
 

Telikin October and November Telikin Cares

Category: Telikin Cares

Telikin-cares-magnolia-school-smallOctober and November Telikin Cares - Congratulations to these four organizations who were awarded one of our 20" Telikin Elite computers for the benefit of their residents and clients!

 

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24 November 2013, 15:07
 

Telikin Virtual Vacations

Category: On the Internet

Mediterranean Coast smVirtual Vacations - It's the middle of the November, which for many folks in the US means winter weather is here! Winter is a very popular time for vacation, especially to places that offer beautiful, warm beaches. Vacations to faraway places aren't always possible though...

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21 November 2013, 16:44