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Getting plenty of physical exercise is one of the best things that we can...

Keep your brain boosted with these free interactive games

Capturing the moments that matter most to show life before and after heart valve...

Heart Valve Voice Patient Portraits ‘Photos from the Heart’

During lockdown, thousands of people have turned to home learning! With the flexibility to...

8 Online Courses for Lifelong Learners and Hobbyists 

The Duchess of Cambridge has launched a landmark photographic project to capture the “spirit...

Kate calls on budding photographers to capture life under lockdown
Public asked to vote for new ‘Big Five’ of wildlife photography

The initiative to replace the old ‘Big Five’ of colonial hunters with wildlife to...

Podcasts – why not tune in?

Lots of people have started to listen to podcasts, the radio-style shows you can...

5 famous parks and gardens you can enjoy from your sofa

It’s very well-established that nature is good for you. Study after study has shown...

How to stay in contact with friends and relatives

As the days run into weeks, self-isolation due to the Coronavirus will start to...

Scamwatch

Staying safe online is becoming harder and harder, so in every issue of Computeractive...

Travel Photographer of the Year 2019 – our favourite shots

Following more than 20,000 entries from amateurs, professionals and semi-professionals from more than 140...

Three reasons why wearable technology is relevant for Silversurfers users! 

Keeping physically fit in your 50s and beyond guards against problems in later life,...

Get more out of your phone

The cost of a smartphone can be as much as £1000 these days, but...

Standoff between fox and marmot wins top photography prize!

A picture capturing a standoff between a Tibetan fox and a marmot, seemingly frozen...

Our pick of the best travel shots from the Sony World Photography Awards

Move over David Attenborough – this year’s Sony World Photography Awards features some of...

Starting a blog or newsletter made easy

Blogging is a wonderful way to get creative, express yourself, share your hobbies and...

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Time to choose your favourite shots

Now in its 54th consecutive year, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year is something...

Browser cookies, what they do, and why to clear them

Thanks to European legislation in recent years, web users have never been more aware...

Spotting common signs of a banking scam

Banking scams are becoming increasingly sophisticated, and many consumers are fearful they’ll be duped...

7 tips to improving your online dating profile

More and more over 50s are finding love and companionship online these days, and...

7 apps that help you to live smarter and feel happier

Smartphones often get a bad rep for having a negative impact on our time,...

Personal Tech Support: Less Technology Stress, More Time for Life

It is also a constant source of frustration, problems, privacy concerns, and emerging threats....

Life is about living

A companionship service, specifically designed for those over 60, bringing like-minded people together to...

How to handle your digital legacy

We are firmly in the digitised age. In almost 60 years the extraordinary progression...

Tired of feeling tired? 5 of the best apps to help you to get to sleep

That dodgy car alarm blaring at 3am. The neighbour’s dog barking. The dental appointment...

Get snap happy in the garden with help from photographer Rosie Nixon

If you’ve never been too good at taking pictures of your beautiful blooms to...

50% off award-winning McAfee antivirus

McAfee antivirus is pleased to offer Silversurfers members an incredible 50% off our award-winning...

How to take amazing photos of plants and gardens

Think your outdoor photos are the bee’s knees? Now’s your chance to prove it...

Top Tips for Staying Safe Online

The internet is a great tool for banking, paying bills, online shopping, looking up...

Patient Portraits: A New You

Our work is very patient focused and includes raising awareness for heart valve disease...

Create unique cards and gifts with Card Factory

Making every occasion special doesn’t have to be difficult. With a fantastic range of...

Discover a new app for saving memories

“Seeing my mother in her prime was one of the most powerful things I’ve...

No one enjoys being pestered on their landline

Constant calls claiming that you’ve won a large cash prize, offers for double glazing,...

Managing our privacy and security in an online world

As all of our lives become ever more reliant upon technology, fundamental questions about...

Updating Your Facebook Privacy Settings

With more than a billion active users, Facebook is the most popular social network...

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