Easy-to-use touchscreen computer aims to improve quality of life for older people

Easy-to-use touchscreen computer aims to improve quality of life for older people

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For many, smartphones and tablet computers are rapidly becoming the go-to devices for a number of activities, and several innovations have sought to cater for an older user base. We recently wrote about Singapore’s Silverline app suite that aims to make smartphones easier to use for elderly people, and now Belgium-based CareSquare is a ‘digital companion’ computer that is designed with the older generation in mind, offering communication, entertainment and even help with medical issues.

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