In the last few years, “app” has become a household word. But what exactly is an “app”?
App is short for application, but no one — not even the geekiest of us — calls them applications. An app, in computer speak, can mean lots of different things, but for what we are discussing, it’s a computer helper program that lives on your smartphone.
And apps aren’t just for kids. Not anymore.
There are many apps that can enhance the lives of the boomer crowd by providing helpful tools to make life easier.
It’s actually simpler than it sounds.