Post CES reflection on role of technology and Alzheimer's.
Boston, mid-May, 2016
Walt Mossberg, gone from the WSJ, but still an Apple enthusiast. How about a $650 or $750 iPhone?
GreatCall partnered with an artificial intelligence company to send automated reports to concerned children and grandchildren.
People also harbor widespread distrust toward technology companies -- and worry most about misuse of their Social Security number.
Young designers are ignoring older adults with chronic disease.
Tablet-based access to portal for senior housing communities.
More than 54,000 brokers in hot spots the Journal identified have generated 8,981 complaints.
Criteria: An elderly family member requiring assistance; owning a home that is worth at least $400,000; no debt.
A new report from Google suggests that the perpetrators of manual account hijacking often approach this type of digital invasion as a job.
Afterwards, a sudden loss of independence and a new level of fear for those who fall, and their contemporaries.
New York Times investigative research about the growing issue of older adults and falls.
Most of 4000 baby boomers surveyed don’t plan to move, and if they do, they don’t necessarily plan to downsize.
Terminology is just one problem.
Fast Company: Wearable tech for older adults.
At 65, on average -- men: 18 more years; Women: 21 more years.
Connectivity and technology advances are enabling more sophisticated devices and tools.
Forget about your credit card. Hackers want your health data -- and most apps do not protect your privacy.
Through partnership with startup accelerator Aging2.0.
The last third of life is to be, as he puts it, "reimagined and reinvented."
A wake-up call about surveys and what they may not show.
While Alzheimer's prevention is being widely studied, prevention programs at large medical centers are rare.
Intel and AARP are offering help with a simple-to-use tablet.
As our parents age, they’re more likely to need assistance to carry out everyday activities.
New study on housing and aging is a wake-up call to boomers.