Geriatric Tech

Digital integration lends an upgrade to the world of seniors

Implications -With 60% of 50 to 64-year-olds on a social network, the aging consumer of today is encouraged to continue the digital progress with geriatric-tailored devices. This speaks not only to the span of digital integration into daily life, but the redefinition of what it means to age, as more seniors demand products that stimulate them mentally, but accommodate them physically.
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Untested Top 6 Examples: 12,493 Total Clicks Jan 12 - Jun 14
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Consumer Insight Topics: TechLife-StagesSeniors
Projected Chess Sets - TEPOS is Hi-Tech Entertainment Designed for the Elderly
SCORE: 4.1
Mild 2,987 Clicks Pub: Jan 2, 12
Projected Chess Sets
TEPOS is Hi-Tech Entertainment Designed for the Elderly
TEPOS (Tangible Entertainment Projection System) is an entertainment/gaming center designed to be used specifically by the elderly. TEPOS is a multifunctional entertainment center that lets the elderly… [More]
Senior Citizen Cellphones - The Edd Phone by Anurag Sarda Brings Modern Communication to the Elderly
SCORE: 3.1
Mild 2,592 Clicks Pub: Oct 10, 12
Senior Citizen Cellphones
The Edd Phone by Anurag Sarda Brings Modern Communication to the Elderly
Of course, there are plenty of over-65s who have learned to effectively operate some of modern technology’s most complicated contraptions, but there is still a great need for devices like the... [More]
3D-Printed Heartbeat Regulators - These Artificial Heart 3D-Printed Membranes Could Save Your Life
SCORE: 3.7
Mild 1,216 Clicks Pub: Mar 5, 14
3D-Printed Heartbeat Regulators
These Artificial Heart 3D-Printed Membranes Could Save Your Life
You’ve heard of 3D-printed auto parts, robots and even clothes, but a 3D-printed membrane for your heart is definitely out there. Scientists at the University of Illinois and Washington... [More]
Smartly Sensored Diapers - The Smart Diaper Sends Wireless Alerts You When it Needs Changing
SCORE: 2.6
Untested 4,154 Clicks Pub: Feb 15, 14
Smartly Sensored Diapers
The Smart Diaper Sends Wireless Alerts You When it Needs Changing
The smart diaper serves purposeful to both new parents and senior citizens; designed to alert you when the diaper needs to be changed, this technology will make lives much easier. Researchers at... [More]
Smartphone Compatible Hearing Aids - These Smart Hearing Aids Will Help Users Stay Connected
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Untested 758 Clicks Pub: Mar 2, 14
Smartphone Compatible Hearing Aids
These Smart Hearing Aids Will Help Users Stay Connected
A smart hearing aid is an amazing idea with a tough job ahead of it. The elderly are not the most tech-savvy generation so being able to provide them with something they need attached to something... [More]
Accurate Microphone Hearings Aids - The ‘Wear’ is an Effective Portable Hearing Assistant
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Untested 786 Clicks Pub: Mar 9, 14
Accurate Microphone Hearings Aids
The ‘Wear’ is an Effective Portable Hearing Assistant
The ‘Wear’ is a wearable personal hearing assistant that lets you listen proficiently. It’s affordable, attractive, lightweight and fashionable as an advanced hearing aid device needed for... [More]