Report: More than half of seniors now use the Web

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Discussion:  Research shows that more than half of all senior citizens use the internet, but that 2/3 still either don’t use the Web every day, or not at all.  This digital divide is a big issue for senior citizens as more and more services go digital.  The internet has become an important tool for receiving… Read more »

E3: Xbox SmartGlass will link Microsoft’s console to tablets

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Discussion:  Microsoft’s Xbox consoles can now communicate with users’ smartphones and tablets.  Xbox’s new SmartGlass app, unveiled Monday at the E3 conference, allows users to control games with their touchscreen tablets, and also allows handhelds to act as controllers for the firm’s Internet Explorer web browser on users’ television screens.  Microsoft is allowing users to… Read more »