The Activ84Health platform opens up a window to the world for the elderly by bringing the joy and health benefits associated with cycling outdoors inside to a safe environment. Each user gets a personalised experience to fit their needs, motivations, and abilities. There is total freedom to explore urban and rural environments. Simply select a street on a map, and then get … [Read more...] about Activ84health, a window to the world for elderly people
Mobile & PC technologies
Elderly people often make security mistakes on the Internet. Here are the 5 most common Internet security mistakes done by elderly people, as well as some tips to avoid them. … [Read more...] about The 5 most common Internet security mistakes made by elderly people
Social media has been the driving force behind Nieto Voluntario, an association with one goal: bringing joy to older adults, by making them feel included and restoring their self-esteem. … [Read more...] about Bolivia: an elder rights association uses social media to recruit young volunteers
Simplified NTIC specialist Doro keeps developing and innovating in order to acompany people looking for easy-to-use devices. They are now present in 35 countries worldwide. The Swedish company is indeed spreading to Algeria to help fixed lines become more accessible. … [Read more...] about Doro settles in Algeria to help fixed lines become more accessible
According to a study published in the scientific journal Intelligence, the brain of an elderly person who masters new technologies ages slower. Researchers indeed support the hypothesis that the use of smartphones, tablets or PCs improves the cognitive abilities of aged users. … [Read more...] about Does mastering new technologies slow the ageing process down?