If you are thinking about an iPad for Dad on Father’s Day, you might want to read through the “iPad for Dad” posts on “As Our Parents Age”. The posts start back in 2010, but there is some useful information on how to help elderly folks get used to the iPad.
The series starts at iPad for Dad #1
My Dad and a Tablet
My own father recently bought a RealPad from AARP. At first he seemed lukewarm to the idea of using a tablet, especially as we worked our way through the set-up of the device. The last time I visited, though, he checked the weather for us using the RealPad.
iPad for Father’s Day?
Have you had experience teaching your parents how to use an iPad? Thinking about an iPad for Father’s Day? Add your comments below.