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For many seniors, using the Internet can be a new and confusing process, particularly when navigating the complexity of standard web browsers.  Here are some tools designed to specifically address this issue:

Eldy, http://www.eldy.eu/, is a suite of applications which  is available in many languages.  It’s clean and minimal interface makes many common computer tasks more intuitive.

Silver Surf is an app for the iPhone or iPad designed for easier use by seniors.  It features large navigation buttons, dynamic zoom and high-contrast viewing. It is a free download from the App Store.

And for anyone interested in learning how to make Google Chrome more user-friendly to seniors, this is a great article on “how to”: What is the Best Browser for Seniors? | Red Stamp Mail http://www.redstampmail.com/blog/2010/what-best-browser-seniors/

One Response to “Senior-friendly Web Browsers”

  1. Joe Watson says:

    Thanks for sharing, It’s really helpful and informative article source.

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