News | Technology
13 Nov 2019 5:38
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Technology

    Grandchildren might motivate older adult computer users - to get onboard with a new app

    Grandchildren might motivate older adult computer users - to get onboard with a new app



    Countdown, Spark, the Warehouse and Qantas are among 500 new partners added to the over-65s' SuperGold card revamp, which includes an app and upgraded website.

    SeniorNet executive officer, Grant Sidaway, says keeping tabs on grand-kids often drives grandparents to use technology.

    He says it's a way of keeping in touch.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Technology News
     11 Nov: The first generations of 'digi kids' are struggling with literacy as experts warn against screen time
     09 Nov: Vertical farming, micro-algae and bio-reactors — the new frontier of sustainable food
     07 Nov: How the phrase 'OK boomer' suddenly went all over the internet
     06 Nov: A school broadband provider says more kids are accessing online pornography
     05 Nov: More than small companies are reaping the rewards from a four-day working week
     25 Oct: Google officially announces it's achieved 'quantum supremacy', but IBM isn't so sure
     23 Oct: China trumpets tech power at 6th World Internet Conference, signalling a 'digital arms race'
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Scott Barrett's been named Crusaders captain for next year's Super Rugby campaign More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Infrastructure advocates say the government's finally catching up, in an area the private sector's been dominating for some time More...



     Today's News

    Business:
    Infrastructure advocates say the government's finally catching up, in an area the private sector's been dominating for some time 5:16

    Rugby:
    Scott Barrett's been named Crusaders captain for next year's Super Rugby campaign 4:46

    Rugby:
    The 2020 Super Rugby squads have been revealed 4:36

    International:
    World War II submarine USS Grayback found off coast of Japan 4:36

    Law and Order:
    The key witness in the case against a Dunedin doctor accused of murder will face intense grilling today 4:36

    Politics:
    Auckland's mayor is worried about the consequences of a report on moving the city's port 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Sinitta says she and Simon Cowell are "each other's oldest friends" 21:44

    Entertainment:
    Mika will never forget the "wild, dangerous, horrific and beautiful" moment he was told to say goodbye to his sister after she was impaled on railings 21:14

    Entertainment:
    Khloe Kardashian is "proud" of the relationship she's built with Tristan Thompson 20:44

    Entertainment:
    Eva Mendes is rediscovering her "ambition" 20:14


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd