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Smart Speakers Provide Health Tracking, Support Aging in Place

An article in the Washington Post this morning highlighted a number of new technology offerings that promise to help seniors […]

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Aging in Place Technology Watch Releases 2018 Market Report

Earlier today, the Aging in Place Technology Watch announced the publication of a 2018 market report on the future of […]

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Thrive Center Examines Technology’s Role in Senior Living

The Thrive Center, a nonprofit research center and showcase launched in November 2017, has unveiled their first exhibit: a focus […]

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Ambient Intelligence Helps Support Aging Seniors

Ambient intelligence- a technology that exists at the crossroads of AI and the internet of things (IoT)- is making major […]

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CES 2018 to Feature Accessibility Tech Startups

The CTA (Consumer Technology Association) will include a new feature on accessibility tech startups during this year’s CES (Consumer Electronics […]

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In-Belt “Airbag” Confronts Fall-Related Injuries

Fall-prevention startup ActiveProtective has recently announced a $4.6 million funding round, bringing the company‚Äôs total funding to $10 million. The […]

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Cox Designs Smart Home For Seniors

A new smart home designed by Cox Communications uses technology to address many of the challenges faced by older Americans […]

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Catalia Brings in Additional $4 Million in Pre-Series A Funding

Catalia Health, developers of healthcare companion robot Mabu, announced an additional pre-Series A seed funding round bringing in $4 million, […]

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Housing That Lessens Loneliness

The headlines are roaring with research about the impact of social isolation and loneliness on older adults. Studies show that […]

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Entrepreneur of the Week: John Robertson, HomeEXCEPT

Through the sole use of temperature, HomeEXCEPT home sensors provide a non-intrusive way to monitor the activities of a loved […]

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