Being a gadget blogger I am often called upon to advice friends on parent-friendly gadgets. A friend of mine was looking for a good PDA (personal digital assistant) device for her elderly mother. She is 72 with some arthritis and required a large keyboard on a gadget to surf the web and Email.
The HTC Advantage X7500 is a phone and laptop with a large keyboard with nice high contrast lettering. In addition to the QWERTY keyboard this product also features handwriting recognition. And by the way, this product was perfect for my friend