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We all know the feeling – you’re reading the news and you see that...

What to do if your data has been breached and how to stop it happening again

From the landscape paintings of Constable to the poetry of the Ancient Greeks, the...

Winners from the International Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards 2020

PictoScanner is an easy way to bring your memories back to life. Do you...

Bring your old memories back to life – scan and share

A Siberian tigress hugging a fir tree and a fox cub trying to eat...

In Pictures: Stunning snaps from Wildlife Photographer of Year award
Silversurfers Showcase Gallery

Welcome to the Silversurfers community Showcase photo gallery! The place to discover the breathtaking...

Take a look at the stunning snaps from the National Geographic Traveller Photography Competition

Poring over travel photography is a way to see the world without leaving your...

See the spectacular winning images from the Bird Photographer of the Year Awards 2020

Famously difficult to photograph thanks to their annoying tendency to fly off at a...

Does your family know in which drawer your will is in? 

Modern life is complex.  We create and gather so much information in a variety...

Discover a new app for saving memories

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

Silversurfers Showcase

Welcome to the Silversurfers community Showcase photo gallery! The place to discover the breathtaking...

These heartwarming photos showcase family bonds from around the world

When the time comes to crack out the family photo album, these snappers will...

Keep your brain boosted with these free interactive games

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

The surprising health benefits of playing chess

The game of chess has been played with same rules we use now since...

Heart Valve Voice Patient Portraits ‘Photos from the Heart’

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

8 Online Courses for Lifelong Learners and Hobbyists 

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

Kate calls on budding photographers to capture life under lockdown

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

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...

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