Post CES reflection on role of technology and Alzheimer's.
Boston, mid-May, 2016
Researchers test ways to prevent elderly people from injuring themselves at home.
AARP article about seniors, tablets and smartphones.
New study proves: Using video teleconferencing seems like an excellent change from how things have traditionally been done in nursing homes.
Software that enables locating lost smartphones.
Does asking your mother to try out a technology count as elder abuse?
VCs swoon and consumers stay offline about mhealth apps.
ATA: Lots of talk about connection, integration, systems, clouds.
Documentary -- young teaching seniors about going online.
An intriguing use photo imaging -- worth a look.
Policymakers live in mortal fear that family caregivers will similarly demand help.
A jump in supply is forecast to cut growth in senior-housing net operating income to 1.8 percent in 2015.
Silicon Valley notices the boomer market.
Seven concepts dreamt up by dozens of designers in cities all over the world.
And there it was -- Healh Innovation@50+ Finalists -- and other links from Life@50+ in Boston.
An interesting list -- including PERS and mPERS.
AARP TEK's program to help older adults navigate new hardware, software and social media.
Considering technology to help older seniors be involved and connected.
Apparently, according to a study, they do.
Google sponsors program in Kansas City for teens to teach seniors about the Internet.
Research: radar motion detection is also an alternative to wearable devices like PERS.
Encouraging providers and insurers to invest in remote healthcare technologies.
eCaring raises $3.5 million in a Series A round.
Wireless access to residents, staff, and guests -- ordering meals, monitoring physical therapy and EHRs.
There's a bubble -- but does this wave of investor hysteria consider the use case for baby boomers?
CCRC (one) sees future as 'Angie's List of Senior Living.' Lots of talk about this forever, but still virtually none are offering virtual senior living.