GARY M. KAYE
TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – An award-winning journalist who has been covering hi-tech since IBM launched its first PC in 1981, Gary started reporting at NBC radio. He later became the technology producer for “ABC News Business World”, and “ABC World News Tonight with Peter Jennings”. At CNN and CNN/fn he covered technology for a variety of programs. More recently he was the lead producer for technology at the Fox Business Network. Currently he focuses on the nexus of Baby Boomers, Seniors and Technology, and is a regular contributor to RetireUSA.net, the AARP website and AARP radio. He publishes a website aimed at Baby Boomers, Tech 50+. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Cornell University, and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the University of California at Berkeley.
Gary’s posts are sponsored by Lenovo.
- MOTHER’S DAY: PART 1, GIFTS FOR THE 50+ MOM TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – Here we are once again heading towards Mother’s Day. Of course, you can never fully show your appreciation for all that Mom has done, but we have some gifts for the tech savvy mother in your life that will let her know how grateful you are. This ... more
- CAN AN E-BIKE LENGTHEN YOUR LIFE? TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – It’s long been the purists and the traditionalists, versus the e-bikers. It’s not that e-bikes go too fast. In fact, most road bikers will zoom past us 50+ e-bikers every day of the week. No, the purists argue that using an e-bike is cheating. Of course, unless ... more
- WHAT WILL GET YOU ON AN E-BIKE? TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – When I talk to e-bike dealers and manufacturers, one message comes through loud and clear, is that most of the people 50 and over who try an e-bike will buy an e-bike. In the words of the famous 1972 Alka-Seltzer commercial, “Try it, you’ll like it.” E-Bikes ... more
- SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 – WAS THE WAIT WORTH IT? TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – Samsung has finally released the Galaxy S8 smartphone. After months of rumors and leaks about what might be in it, Samsung appears to have delivered a real winner. If it doesn’t blow up. To say that much of the company’s near-term future rests on the success of ... more
- 5TH ANNUAL – THE BEST TECH FOR 50+ TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – Once again it’s time for Tech50+ to look at the best tech products for our audience in the year gone by. While we did find some truly innovative products, most of our choices represented improvements on already existing products or form factors. Regardless of whether or not ... more
- THE BEST FROM THE ELECTRONICS SHOW 2017 TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – It’s a place where self-driving cars already fill parking lots…drones choke the skies…and virtual reality surrounds you. It’s the Consumer Electronics Show, the annual Las Vegas event where companies display thousands of their latest gadgets. Many of these gadgets won’t reach the market for years, such as ... more
- MIND YOUR MEDS – THE PILLDRILL SOLUTION TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – Taking pills is not fun. And as we age, chances are that we’ll have to take more pills more often. Not only is that a problem for those who need the medications, but also for those who take care of them. And it’s a 300-billion-dollar problem. That’s ... more
- LAST CALL – HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – STOCKING STUFFERS TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – OK, just in time for the last shopping weekend – here are Gary’s ideas for fantastic stocking stuffers . CLICK HERE TO SEE AND READ MORE.
- PART 5 – HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – KIDS GIFTS UNDER 25 TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – Here’s Gary’s ideas kids gifts if your kids are younger than 25 (see previous post for kids over 25). Come back each day to get more ideas for great gifts. CLICK HERE TO SEE AND READ MORE.
- PART 4 – HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE – 50+ WOMEN TECHNOLOGY AND YOU – GARY M. KAYE – Here’s Gary’s ideas for older women. Come back each day to get more ideas for great gifts. CLICK HERE TO SEE AND READ MORE.