Older Adults and Technology Use

A new study from Pew Research examines how older adults are using technology. Although older adults are traditionally late adopters of technology, today nearly 60 percent of seniors go online regularly and nearly half of those who go online are using social networking sites. What’s next? Smartphones. While 50 percent of Americans have a smartphone, only 18 percent of older adults do.
The Financial, April 4, 2014