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The meaning of "silver surfer"

" Silver surfer "
An older person who uses the World Wide Web.
Granny didn't want the iPad we bought her but since we showed her how to Skype the kids in Australia she's become a real silver surfer.
Where did it originate?:
USA, late 20th century.
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