Month: May 2014

Introducing pensioners to technology and combating loneliness

When you think about grandparents and technology you might picture a baffled looking granddad, stabbing all the wrong buttons with a frustrated grandchild by his side saying ‘but Granddad, it’s easy, I’ve shown you three times!’ But with families increasingly living further apart from each other, technology is proving a critical way to stay connected […]

Lives of the First World War

As part of the World War One centenary, Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War project is now live – an online archive for sharing the stories of those from Britain and the Commonwealth who served in World War One. But this BBC article suggests many entries so far are made up of people’s […]