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 »

Really? IBM predicts the end of the digital divide in 5 years

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Discussion:  At their annual conference, IBM predicted that the digital divide, the divide between those who have digital devices and those who do not, would cease to exist in 5 years.  IBM predicts that because of price and increased ease of use, in five years digital devices will be available to everyone.  Many are skeptical… Read more »