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Aging and Technology

Richard Ferraro
2015 Journal of Aging Science  
To our knowledge, this is one of the first observations of how dependence on some social media devices is impacted by age and it offers up a number of interesting perspectives on age and technology.  ...  These results are also a step in the right direction when attempting to downplay the many stereotypes about age and technology (specifically that older adults are afraid of technology).  ...  To our knowledge, this is one of the first observations of how dependence on some social media devices is impacted by age and it offers up a number of interesting perspectives on age and technology.  ... 
doi:10.4172/2329-8847.1000e117 fatcat:g724td2qgfgzhhmvugcbhchege

Technology and disability aging

1999 Technology and Disability  
Technology and disability aging This issue of Technology and Disability returns to a topic we covered in Volume 2, Issue 1 in 1993: Aging.  ...  We have three papers that address aging and technology, and four unsolicited manuscripts on other topics.  ... 
doi:10.3233/tad-1999-10301 fatcat:hdbf46exrje3pjydxbxtpgag5u


2016 The gerontologist  
Technology usage and acceptance by older adults is different from technology usage and acceptance by the younger generation, because senior citizens have not grown up with modern technology.  ...  The National Council on Aging (NCOA), with the support of Verizon Global Corporate Citizenship, designed a program to address these barriers and demonstrate how the use of tablets and wireless technology  ...  SESSION 2060 (PAPER) TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION AND AGING DIGITAL SELF-DETERMINATION IN A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE: DO YOUNG AND OLD INTERNET USERS DIFFER? A. Schlomann 1 , M. Jannes 1 , M.  ... 
doi:10.1093/geront/gnw162.2679 fatcat:rdnknjqwmra53lemhvysgxileq

Feminism and the Technological Age

Anna Yeatman
2014 Australian feminist studies  
Feminism can learn from Heidegger's proposition that in questioning modern technology we may open up a way of coming into a free relationship with it-to be open to the divinity of living beings and things  ...  Jessica Benjamin's account of the relationship between the mother and her infant in terms of intersubjectivity seems to fit Heidegger's proposition for it highlights a dynamic and receptive exchange between  ...  conversation; the state's FEMINISM AND THE TECHNOLOGICAL AGE 89  ... 
doi:10.1080/08164649.2014.901282 fatcat:a6l6nlednbe47iocvkyohzky5i

New Technologies and Aged Workers

Luigi Frey
1990 Geneva papers on risk and insurance. Issues and practice  
Research conducted on labour market prospects in industrialized countries has shown that a considerable increase may be expected in the number of people offering their labour between the ages of 50 and  ...  Among other things, research in progress on the effects of the spread of new technologies in industrialized systems has provided a basis for assumptions that its diffusion is tending to encourage older  ...  Teachings from United States experience A report by the Technology and Aging in America Panel (chaired by Robert Binstock) set up by the Office of Technology Assessment of the United States Congress' indicates  ... 
doi:10.1057/gpp.1990.10 fatcat:a3adusztkrgk5lv3lak5v7pnfm

Aging Systems and Sustainment Technology [chapter]

2000 Structures Technology for Future Aerospace Systems  
Since that time, the research community has extensively studied the phenomenon and has developed the technology to describe the propagation of fatigue cracks in a structure.  ...  Fatigue is a failure mode in aircraft that emerged in the fifties and sixties as a significant threat to their structural integrity.  ...  The USAF research and development program for aging aircraft has provided the technology base for safe and economic operation of military aircraft through the ASIP.  ... 
doi:10.2514/5.9781600866593.0093.0143 fatcat:rzny4b3t6bcufdtorsayzdapri

Digital Technology, Age, and Gaming

N. Holmes
2005 Computer  
For example, in Digital Technology, Age, and Gaming Neville Holmes, University of Tasmania T H E P R O F E S S I O N P u b l i s h e d b y t h e I E E E C o m p u t e r S o c i e t y P u b l i s h e  ...  These range from early childhood through all ages, teen, mature, and adults only. • Theme.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mc.2005.376 fatcat:z6i4t5jrrff6pkd4ieki5pff5y

Ageing Societies and Technological Innovation [chapter]

Juliane Jarke
2020 Public Administration and Information Technology  
Many frame ageing as a problem that needs a technological fix and most digital technologies designed for older adults, reproduce images about old age defined by ill health, deficits and limitations.  ...  This chapter reviews dominant concepts about ageing societies, older adults and technological innovation.  ...  Since age and ageing are co-products of human interactions, shared experiences, discourses and technologies, a "generational identity" is formed and shapes certain habits and modes of media use.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-52873-7_2 fatcat:sdw5ct5qmrbffn4efgl4vuhmsm

Age, Technology and Labour Costs

Francesco Daveri, Mika Maliranta
2006 Social Science Research Network  
In electronics, the Finnish industry undergoing a major technological and managerial shock in the 1990s, the response of productivity to age-related variables is first sizably positive and then becomes  ...  Our main result is that exposure to rapid technological and managerial changes does make a difference for plant productivity, less so for wages.  ...  of the technological shock hitting Finland was incomparable to the entity of the technological shocks simultaneously hitting other European and Nordic countries.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.895080 fatcat:rghfpaaszzcw5aonssga4t7iqq

Aging, Independent Living and Technology

Paul Jackson, Thomas Schildhauer, Annika Ulich, Pohle. Jörg, Stephan A. Jansen
2021 Zenodo  
It provides insights into the promises and challenges of age-related technology, the current state of research into aging in place as well as the range of solutions available to different stakeholders.  ...  The white paper sheds light on aging in the digital society, with a particular focus on independent living and aging at home.  ...  Further, technology acceptance studies focus on specific technologies and not on the general class of technologies required to support aging in place.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5026031 fatcat:qpk7hny5mzhbvhetztawzhdq2m

Aging and Technology – Friends, not Foes

Jürgen Nehmer, Ulman Lindenberger, Elisabeth Steinhagen-Thiessen
2010 GeroPsych: the journal of gerontopsychology and geriatric psychiatry  
The contributions to this special issue, which stem from an interdisciplinary conference on aging and technology organized by the German Joint Academy Initiative on Aging, paint a different picture. 1  ...  Technology is a friend of old age -this proposition may come as a surprise to some.  ...  We thank James Lattimer for improving the English and express our special gratitude to Dr. Julia Delius and Dipl.-Inf. Michael Schellenbach for their excellent editorial assistance.  ... 
doi:10.1024/1662-9647/a000016 fatcat:ihet2i5s4zcjdobgj32u7ukc7y

Designing Technology for Aging and Disability

Shelia Cotten
2020 Innovation in aging  
The final talk focuses on the intersection of technology, cognitive impairment, and leisure, and explores engagement with digital games by older adults with and without dementia.  ...  Technology has massive potential to improve the lives of older adults in terms of their health, wellbeing, quality of life, and independence.  ...  SESSION 7800 (SYMPOSIUM) DESIGNING TECHNOLOGY FOR AGING AND DISABILITY Chair: Shelia Cotten Technology has massive potential to improve the lives of older adults in terms of their health, wellbeing,  ... 
doi:10.1093/geroni/igaa057.3175 fatcat:vyxelkvtkveevaeotjjk2keo2u

Virtual Age: Enabling Technologies and Trends

Hamid Mahmoodi, Ali A. Jalali
2009 2009 Sixth International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations  
The Virtual Age is the ultimate progress of information technology and knowledge-based environments into a three-dimensional virtual world.  ...  The enormous expansion of the information age by leaps and bounds along with the availability of the required tools and technologies, will bring about a fourth wave of change in near future.  ...  The Virtual Age is the ultimate progress of information technology and knowledge-based societies.  ... 
doi:10.1109/itng.2009.172 dblp:conf/itng/MahmoodiJ09 fatcat:mwj33mxvbrex5lhrjf2f26cq64

The Nuclear Age and Nursing Technology

Lenore Simon
1961 Military medicine  
‘able, ment spite | ther j imal hich The Nuclear Age and Nursing Technology By LIEUTENANT COMMANDER LENORE Simon, NC, U. S.  ...  Nuclear weapons consisting of fission- able materials are stored in many areas, and The Nuclear Age and Nursing Technology 703 are necessarily transported from one site to another.  ... 
doi:10.1093/milmed/126.9.701 fatcat:xve5nud5hffpdjxaltbxrrhrmi

Technology and loneliness in old age

R. Kaspar
2004 Gerontechnology  
Modern technology is linked to loneliness in old age in various and potentially opposite ways 1,2 .  ...  technology on the experience of loneliness in old age.  ... 
doi:10.4017/gt.2004. fatcat:n7nefykxjnfnhpuw3u62q4wzz4
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