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Tablets are very convenient devices due to their size, portability and features that allow users to do anything they used to do with a computer desktop. This is the reason why many people go straight for a tablet these days and skip purchasing a computer.
Tablets are particularly convenient for senior citizens.
For them, the most important uses of a computer include catching up with family & friends on social networks, reading emails, watching movies, reading books, playing games and browsing through various websites. They can do all these with a tablet. Search for a healthy senior living Denver centers that will support using tablets and other electronic devices to help their seniors keep in touch with loved ones.
Many brands create personalized tablets containing only essential features for senior citizens, meeting the specific needs of their age: bigger display icons and text, simplified menus, hearing and vision accommodations etc. They provide one-touch access to most functions and are customized like this because seniors are typically not so tech-friendly and they would never enjoy a device that confuses them.
If you cannot afford to buy a new tablet for your senior parent, you can still customize an old tablet and make it senior-friendly. There are some software applications that help you simplify the appearance of a regular tablet and even provide remote access, which means that you will be able to access your mother or father`s tablet from your laptop or Smartphone and help them if they get stuck.