Boston area -- July 17-August 26, 2015
Boston, September 15-16, 2015
LeadingAge Boston November 1-4, 2015
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Technology can help people stay at home longer.
At summit, experts discussed making technology accessible to seniors. A study on topic was also released by AARP.
A new study that suggests the start of middle age is no longer 45 or 50 but, instead, 60.
Honor hopes to start a trend of tech companies focusing on the needs of seniors.
Fears that the senior housing sector could be overbuilt might be all too true, newly released data suggests.
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New offering, sitecues, a Software as a service (or SaaS) product that makes websites more accessible has released Forget the Hipsters: Older Web Users are Where it's at, an article that identifies the online addressable market of boomers and seniors. Read more ... about sitecues Report Finds Older Web Users Have Untapped Buying Power
What do we mean by senior? Well, it depends on where you stand and what you are reading. Seen through the Google Glassy lens of young adults, it’s everyone aged 50+, that is, the AARP market demographic, who might be considered a senior. Or perhaps it is age 65, when Medicare eligibility and public transit discounts appear. Age 65 is also the statistical baseline for longevity projections – 20 more years of life expectancy, with one in four projected to live past 90. Now mull over a new Pew global survey about attitudes on aging -- the US stood out as "one of very few countries where a large plurality of the public believes individuals are primarily responsible for their own well-being in old age." Consider that point and read on. Read more ... about The real seniors will be responsible for themselves
An app for a technique called perceptual learning to reduce—or even eliminate—the need for reading glasses. Read more ... about Use the app, lose the glasses
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