10,000 baby boomers turn 65 in the US every day – can Silicon Valley help with 'happier ageing'?

10,000 baby boomers turn 65 in the US every day – can Silicon Valley help with 'happier ageing'?


Publication Title
The Guardian
Publication/Creation Date
September 3 2019
Creators/Contributors
Tom McNichol (creator)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
Silicon Valley has long sought to disrupt virtually every aspect of modern life. Now comes technology’s final frontier: old age. Tech that’s specifically designed for seniors is a growing market, fueled by inexorable demographic trends – about 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 every day.
HCI Platform
Carryables
Location on Body
Hand, Not On The Body
Source
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/sep/03/senior-citizens-apps-tech-devices

Date archived
September 10 2019
Last edited
September 10 2019
How to cite this entry
Tom McNichol. (September 3 2019). "10,000 baby boomers turn 65 in the US every day – can Silicon Valley help with 'happier ageing'?". The Guardian. The Guardian. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4016