Nonliners with iPads

My interest in generational issues and technologies extends to the older, as well as the younger, generations and I was interested in the observation at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-11501622 that touch screens are popular with the older generation.  Perhaps there’s a pattern that the generation X-ers and baby boomers are most attracted to their keyboards, and those who are younger or older are happiest with touch screens.  In any case I do like the observation that the iPad, trendy as it sets out to be, could appeal to older ‘nonliners’ who are deterred from using the Internet because they are reluctant to use a computer,

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