“A ticking time bomb.” “The silver tsunami.” People know by now that the world’s population is aging. And most media convey this information as a warning of impending doom. While marketers and economists talk about the “longevity economy” and its potential profits, most companies have been slow to catch on. The Longevity Economy* explains trends driving this market and helps readers shift their thinking.
Apple’s latest mobile operating system, iOS 12, was running on 60% of eligible devices as measured by Apple on 10/29/18. If you’re one of the 60% of users who’s upgraded, congratulations! This post will tell you how to get more out of iOS 12. If you still need to upgrade your mobile operating system (or if you don’t know whether you’ve upgraded or not), Techie Turtle has you covered there as well.
Read on for details and a list of Techie Turtle’s favorite iOS 12 and 12.1 features. [Read more…] about Techie Turtle’s take on iOS 12 and 12.1
I want to talk about something most of us don’t spend much time thinking about. Which is, how can you live your best life if you have a disability that prevents you from doing things that most of us take for granted? This post will share some of my learnings about how to live your best life with a disability. [Read more…] about Live your best life with a disability
Amazon’s Echo smart speaker, which people usually call by its voice’s name, Alexa, helps you accomplish more things with less effort. Stuff you did previously by searching the internet, making a phone call, or walking around your house. Now with Alexa, you do them by using your voice. [Read more…] about Alexa can help you age in place
With so much information out there on the internet, it’s hard to stay current on news that’s relevant to you. Today’s post has links to articles that relate to topics I’ve written about on Jubilant Age. A quick read will help you keep up with recent web news on successful aging. [Read more…] about Helping you keep up: web news on successful aging
September 2018 marks the 7th World Alzheimer’s Month. World Alzheimer’s Day is September 21. In honor of World Alzheimer’s Day, I’m publishing a list of my favorite books and movies about dementia. These books and movies offer realistic as well as hopeful insights for people with dementia and their loved ones. [Read more…] about 10 great books and movies about dementia