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AARP aims to increase ranks through online app

New Web site for people not old enough to be members of AARP offers basic financial advice and some community.

By October 27, 2009


George Takei launches video series to explain technology

"Sulu" from "Star Trek" now hosts a video series aimed at explaining tech topics to the AARP crowd. First up: Google Glass.

By September 17, 2013


Peace and love for the planet drive baby boomers, survey says

People born before 1964 aspire to shop for eco-friendly and socially responsible products, according to an AARP poll.

By December 20, 2007


Loaded: Wimbledon love

Nokia buys Plazes, a mobile social network. Wimbledon starts streaming online today, but only for Windows users. Plus, the AARP wants to help you keep your mind sharp with online checkers.

By June 23, 2008


Equifax credit agency snags TrustedID

The credit-data giant has acquired the identity protection company for a reported $30 million.

By July 9, 2013


Amazon creates specialty store for 50+ customers

The online retail giant is tapping more directly into the shopping needs of the estimated 80 million Americans aged 50 or older in the U.S.

By April 15, 2013


Comcast extends 'Internet Essentials' program indefinitely

Comcast extends its subsidized broadband program beyond its June 2014 commitment. The cable giant started the program back in 2011 as part of its conditions for its merger with NBC Universal.

By March 4, 2014


Screen unwanted calls without one-at-a-time blocking

The free Nomorobo service and AT&T's Privacy Manager help reduce the number of nuisance calls that aren't blocked by the Do Not Call registry.

By April 17, 2014


This could get noisy: New rule lets startups shout for money

The SEC on Monday will lift the ban on "general solicitation" and begin to allow companies to publicly talk about their fundraising efforts. Get ready to hear all about it.

By September 22, 2013


Safer Internet Day focuses on Net safety for families

Today is the ninth annual Safer Internet Day, a European initiative designed to "make the Internet a safer and better place."

By February 7, 2012