Your Computer, Magic? Or Just a Tool?

We baby boomers remember when computers were a new thing. Wow! So and so has a new Apple II! Let’s go play!  That computer was cool. You could do anything with it. You could type something and then move it to another place in the document just by pasting it there. You could even erase…

Would There be the World Wide Web without Baby Boomers?

“What, exactly, is the internet? Basically it is a global network exchanging digitized data in such a way that any computer, anywhere, that is equipped with a device called a ‘modem’, can make a noise like a duck choking on a kazoo”  —-Dave Barry I wanted to write a little bit about the history of…

6 Things Baby Boomers can find on the Web Right Now (or why can’t I find it in the Want Ads)

Wanted, young man single and free Experience in love preferred, but will accept a young trainee Oh I`m gonna put it in the want ads, I need a love that`s true Gonna put it in the want ads, my man and I are through — (Honey Cone, 1971) #1 Hit US Billboard Most of us…

Is Social Media an Oxymoron?

Hi, I decided begin my blogging by delving into some of the main categories that will be covered on this blog. Of course I am open to any suggestions from my readers. Today’s post is about social media. In the coming months, I will write about specific social media topics, such as Twitter. But for…

Welcome

Hi and thanks for visiting The Baby Boomer Web. This is the first post for this blog, so if you arrived directly to this page you are among the very first readers. If you came to this post later, that’s great too, because I would love for this to be a growing community. I’m David…

About this Boomer

Hi, My name is David Goldman and this blog is not about the World Wide Web. It will talk about that, but mostly this blog will talk about how today's technology has changed the way we go about our everyday lives. Technology, especially the World Wide Web, has changed the way we live our everyday lives. I want to empower you with the knowledge of today's technology to compete with vigor in today's world. You can click the link below to find out some more about me and this blog.

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