Apps for seniors

How to join a Zoom meeting

There are dozens of different ways to make video calls, but Zoom has emerged as one of the most popular. It's simple to use, and we've put together a guide to joining your first Zoom meeting.

Facebook Messenger Rooms: What you need to know

Facebook has updated its Messenger app to take on Zoom with a new feature called Rooms - here's how to use it.

How to download an Android app

Step by step instructions for download apps onto your Android phone or tablet fro Digital Unite.

How to download an iPhone app

The team at Digital Unite explain how to download an app to your iPhone in a simple, easy to understand way.

The 88 year old who has played Nintendo’s Animal Crossing game for over 4,000 hours

Audrey Buchanan has made a name for herself on YouTube for her love of building towns and islands in the Nintendo game.

Playing video games can ease loneliness during the coronavirus pandemic

Laurentian University in Ontario say gaming could be the answer to dealing with isolation

Video call privacy: Experts warn it’s “far from perfect”

Elizabeth Stoycheff is an Associate Professor of Communication at Wayne State University. Here, she lays out what the risks really are with videoconferencing.

How to use Zoom

Senior Planet has a simple to use guide to making your first Zoom call

Video calling: are Houseparty and Zoom safe to use?

Both video services have triggered big fears over security - Which Computing rounds up the issues here

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iPhone Hacks: Ten tips to get the most out of your phone

From using your keyboard as a trackpad to saving battery life, ten tips to help you get the best out of your iPhone

How to change your iPhone Home Screen

Did you know you can customize your iPhones's Home Screen? Follow our guide to find out how

Social media stress: Are YOU suffering?

The constant stream of messages, updates and content that social media apps deliver right to our pockets can sometimes feel like a social overload, invading your personal space and obliging you to reply in order to maintain friendships.