GreatCall Takes a Lively Approach to PERS

By Gary M. Kaye, Chief Content Officer, Tech50+ ( GreatCall, the company best known for its senior-friendly Jitterbug phones, has jumped into the crowded space of Personal Emergency Response devices, or PERS.  It’s the company’s coming out party for the Lively brand, the sensor maker it purchased a few months back. It’s called the Lively Alert, […]

Why Eero is My Hero – Wireless That Really Works

Why Eero is My Hero – Wireless That Really Works By Gary M. Kaye, Chief Content Officer Tech50+ ( For many of us, our wireless router has been the weak link in our Internet universe. How many times have you had to stop what you were doing to reset your router? How many times have […]

In Defense of the E-Reader

By Jason D’Aprile, Contributor Tech50+ ( Flashy tablets and mobile phones get all the attention. After all, they’re amazing, multi-purpose devices that seem to be able to do nearly anything. Nowhere in that description, however, does it suggest they do everything equally well or are the best. Take the simple pleasures of reading. The idea […]

Mass Fidelity’s Bluetooth Speaker is Clever to the Core

By Gary M. Kaye, Chief Content Officer Tech50+ ( You might call the Mass Fidelity Core the Tardis of Bluetooth speakers. If you’re not a Doctor Who fan, the analogy may be lost on you. But basically the good doctor’s time and travel machine is bigger on the inside than on the outside. That’s certainly true of […]

TUPPER: A story of youth, part 1 by Carol Ann Ross LOL contributor

Marla tilted her chin upward and stretched her neck as she studied the darkening clouds overhead. She looked toward Jerry, who stood several feet away, his attention focused on the progression of high-school bands and clowns parading down Front Street. His back turned slightly away from her, Marla noted Jerry’s unkempt hair and attire. He […]

INVESTING IN DISCIPLINE: Strategic planning and follow-through is a must in finance by Ron Copley LOL contributing writer

Is it even possible to think of one example of success where the person did not possess discipline? One athlete who overcame incredible difficulties to win an event without a large dosage of focus and training? One accomplished musician who could play a Mozart concerto who did not overcome laziness to practice when the body […]