November 12, 2019
Grandparents and technology

Teaching Your Grandchildren About Online Safety

8 Lessons to Teach Your Grandchildren About Online Safety Bonding with your grandkids can take many different forms. As the children get older, grandparents can take […]
August 1, 2019
Digital Assistant - Privacy

Privacy Versus Convenience

We have cameras and smart TVs in our homes. We plug our destinations into Google Maps. We speak to Siri, Google, and Alexa and allow them […]
March 13, 2019
Online Security - Passwords

Protect Your Online Identity with Passwords

Unfortunately, online security intrusions are becoming more commonplace in today’s world and boomer women, just like everybody else, need to consider the safety of their online […]
October 24, 2018
Gmail - secure email

Why You Should Switch to Gmail

Many of us set up our email long ago. Sometimes, so long ago that what email you use is evidence of when you started using email. […]
July 25, 2018
online safety best practices

Online Safety Best Practices

It’s a big digital world out there, and it can be scary. But it doesn’t have to be. Arm yourself with the knowledge to protect yourself […]
September 26, 2017
Equifax Breach

What You Need to Know About the Equifax Breach

By now, many of you have heard about the 2017 Equifax security breach. So what does this mean? Equifax is one of the three major credit-reporting […]
July 25, 2017
Coffee Shop Wi-Fi

Do I Need a VPN Service?

Are you using public Wi-Fi? Is any network you are using unprotected—meaning you do not need to enter a password to use it? If you answered […]
April 20, 2017
Stay Safe Online

What Can I do to Keep My Computer Safe?

Ensuring you Stay Safe Online Currently, staying safe online should be a top priority for everyone. I am always preaching this in my classes, on social […]
March 13, 2017

Safety with technology is in your hands: update!

It’s a conundrum that we all face. Use technology and you risk “being hacked” or putting info out into the world that is accessible to the bad […]