Tech update: Making technology more accessible

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Mary Christian, 71, of Mississippi spent time on both her cell phone and iPad trying to arrange an appointment online for a COVID-19 vaccination through the Mississippi State Department of Health website. Rogelio V. Solis/AP Photo

Three-quarters of people older than 65 said they needed someone else to set up their electronic devices and a third have little confidence in their ability to use electronics, according to a 2017 PEW research study. We’ll talk with a tech expert on how to overcome those hurdles.

Episode Credits

  • Jill Nadeau Host
  • Mackenzie Krumme Producer
  • Tyler Ditter Technical Director
  • Jesse La Grew Guest

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