Retirees, Get Tech Savvy for the Grandkids

Retirees Kristi Appelhans, 68, and her husband, Tony, 69, live in Idaho Falls, Idaho--about 2,000 miles from their daughter Kira's family in Staten Island, N.Y. Although they visit every couple of months, they have found that the best way to stay connected to their grandson, Oliver, age 5, is through video chats using Skype and FaceTime.

"Once Oliver got big enough to see us, around age 1,

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