5 Apps for Safety and Medical Alert

Today, more and more aging adults have embraced the smart phone era not just for entertainment and keeping in touch with the loved ones, but to other aspects of daily life as well.  Technology has indeed given us numerous options to make our lives easier and safer.

If you are one of the aging adults, a caregiver, a family or friend of a senior who is living independently, you might want to check out these 5 helpful apps. Continue reading

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5 Nutritious Meal Delivery Services for Aging Adults

Meal delivery services aren’t just for luxury or for people with busy schedules.  This is also perfect for aging individuals who wish to remain living in their own homes independently.

According to the Department of Health and Human Services, one in four aging Americans are affected by poor nutrition.  One of the reasons is probably the challenge of meal preparation. Continue reading

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7 Tips & Strategies to Survive Long-Haul Flights

When flying overseas, you have to endure being stuck in an airplane for really long hours – up to 16 hours if you are traveling to Asia!  For domestic flights in the US, the longest can reach up to 6 hours.

But don’t let the long flights stop you from traveling to other side of the world where you’ll discover new culture and make once in a lifetime memories. Continue reading

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The New Alexa Skill Can Save Lives

Alexa, the virtual assistant that powers the Amazon Echo, is capable of performing different tasks for you such as playing your favorite tunes, answering questions, reporting the latest news, controlling your smart home and thousands more.  As of this writing, Alexa has already built 10,000 skills in just two years and all of which have a goal to make lives easier, quicker and more innovative. Continue reading

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5 Ways to Make Your Home Smarter

Smartphones, smart cars, smart TVs… smart toothbrush, smart umbrella and smart belt?  Okay the last three products may sound weird but they actually exist!  But yeah, it seems like the Internet of Things have taken the world by storm.  Consumers are rapidly embracing the smart technology and are constantly seeking new innovations. Continue reading

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