It’s that time of year again and finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list may seem like an insurmountable challenge. We know how hard it is to find something that will be useful, affordable and just the thing someone never knew they needed! In Part I of this blog post, we reviewed smartphones, tablets and a device that can receive text messages without requiring a computer or cell phone. We continue our list with some of the most popular technology gifts for seniors.
E-Readers – Remember the days when a quiet evening at home usually meant curling up with a good book? No? Chances are an older generation remembers those times fondly. Unfortunately, aging adults may have trouble getting to bookstores or libraries as often as they used to, they may be homebound or living in a smaller residence, without much space to store numerous books. One solution might be to give your elderly loved one an e-reader this year. Without all the bells and whistles of tablet computers and larger than smartphones, Amazon and Barnes & Noble offer several varieties of Kindles and Nooks. The New York Times recently compared these popular e-readers, offering helpful insight to help you make your purchasing decision. For side-by-side comparisons of the top e-readers on the market, check out Top Ten Reviews.
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