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Five Offerings from the Boston Connected Health Conference 2018 | Aging In Place Technology Watch

Five Offerings from the Boston Connected Health Conference 2018 | Aging In Place Technology Watch | Technology | Scoop.it

‚Äč"There were more sessions acknowledging caregiving and even acknowledging aging adults¬†-- as well as gnashing of teeth about non-adoption of technology in healthcare. But many attendees (also exhibitors) seem still to be circling the health care universe from the vantage point of the IT buyer -- health IT consulting, tech vendors seeking health IT customers."

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Seniors and Technology | ASC Blog

Seniors and Technology | ASC Blog | Technology | Scoop.it
Technological solutions can help keep you safe and healthy, as well as keep you connected with the people you care about. It’s now easier than ever to come together with your loved ones from the comfort of your own home. The use of technology is increasing for those 65 and older, and there are several benefits of technology for seniors that the different mediums provide.
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Front Porch Going Big on Amazon Echo After Successful Pilot

Front Porch Going Big on Amazon Echo After Successful Pilot | Technology | Scoop.it
Experts have called voice technology the future of senior living—and now there’s concrete evidence to support their claim. Glendale, California-based senior housing provider Front Porch recently wrapped a pilot program involving Amazon.com’s (Nasdaq: AMZN) Echo device and various “smart home” technologies at Carlsbad By The Sea, a Front Porch Read More »
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For seniors, what are the negative impacts from rapid technology change? | Aging In Place Technology Watch

For seniors, what are the negative impacts from rapid technology change? | Aging In Place Technology Watch | Technology | Scoop.it

Social isolation has grown for the older and/or less tech-savvy segments.  This has been a result of tech replacements that are more difficult to use, whether it is the cost of Wi-Fi connection, excessive device screen sensitivity, screen size, the continuous need for OS upgrades or software updates, many of them security-related as hacker threats grow.  Older adults and those who care about them examine this landscape and wonder what can be done...

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Five Technology Offerings for Older Adults -- April 2018 | Aging In Place Technology Watch

Five Technology Offerings for Older Adults -- April 2018 | Aging In Place Technology Watch | Technology | Scoop.it

April Showers, Innovation and Spring flowers.  Tech companies and their partners continue to propel forward, with new ideas, innovations, products. Consider that April offered up the winners of the Stanford Design Challenge – a computer-integrated bicycle handle with blind spot warning and fall detection and emergency alert. Stay tuned for more innovation events upcoming, including the 2018 Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit in June. Here are the five offerings from April...

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Tech helps seniors age in place

Tech helps seniors age in place | Technology | Scoop.it
Motion sensors, Alexa and other voice-assistive technologies give seniors the tools they need to live independently and safely.
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4 Healthy Aging Technology Solutions for Seniors

4 Healthy Aging Technology Solutions for Seniors | Technology | Scoop.it
New technology for seniors turns mobile devices into vision aids, hearing aids and remote monitoring devices.
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