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Enabling technologies for healthy ageing, independent living and life extension (longevity)
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If the Body Is a Machine, Can It Be Maintained ... - Singularity Hub

If the Body Is a Machine, Can It Be Maintained ... - Singularity Hub | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
Recently speaking to participants in Singularity University's graduate studies program, de Grey said the greatest challenge in aging research today is less of a technical nature, more a misguided focus in the mainstream.
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'Undoubtedly Human Immortality Will Be Achieved'

'Undoubtedly Human Immortality Will Be Achieved' | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
Scientist Stephen Wolfram explains why technically it will absolutely be possible for humans to live forever.
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Better Aging Through Technology

Better Aging Through Technology | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
There are 85 million people getting older in America, all mindfully working to not go gentle into their good nights — that is, working hard to stay young and well for as long as they can.
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Technology The Smart Home Will 2016 be the year of the connected home

Technology The Smart Home Will 2016 be the year of the connected home | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

Technology Channel - The Smart Home: Will 2016 be the year of the connected home?

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Meet the Good Guys Trying to Hack Your Smart Home

Meet the Good Guys Trying to Hack Your Smart Home | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

Hidden among the many benefits of a Smart Home are subtle vulnerabilities that today’s security researchers are just beginning to understand.

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Two studies from England, 20 years apart, show increase in healthy ageing

Two studies conducted 20 years apart in England reveal an apparent increase in healthy ageing, or years lived healthily, reflecting less cognitive impairment; and an increase in the proportion...

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Anti-Aging Research - interview with Jane, Polina and Bill

Anti-Aging Research is the subject of this interview with young Russian scientists Jane Schastnaya, Polina Mamoshina and Bill Faloon co-founder of Life Exten...

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The Aging Game | Magazine Features | Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Magazine Features

RT @felly500: rethinking healthy ageing
6 ideas from different parts of the world
https://t.co/8jpoRmqKgw

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3 Key Differences between Independent Living and Assisted Living

3 Key Differences between Independent Living and Assisted Living | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

The difference between independent living and assisted living may seem unimportant, but determining the best living situation for an elderly loved one means understanding the key distinctions between these two types of communities.

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How The Digital Health Revolution Will Become A Reality

How The Digital Health Revolution Will Become A Reality | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
To outlive the hype that comes with being Silicon Valley’s latest trend, and actually improve care for patients and consumers, health tech will require more..
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Older Adults and Technology Use

Older Adults and Technology Use | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
America’s seniors have historically been late adopters to the world of technology compared to their younger compatriots, but their movement into digital life continues to deepen, according to newly released data from the Pew Research Center. In this report, we take advantage of a particularly large survey to conduct a unique exploration not only of technology use between Americans ages 65 or older and the rest of the population, but within the senior population as well.
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What Age Do Millennials Think Is 'Old'? - Video - AARP

What Age Do Millennials Think Is 'Old'? - Video - AARP | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
We asked millennials, "What age do you consider to be ‘old?’” Then we introduced them to some real ‘old’ people.
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The 6 People Who Are Trying to Cure Aging

The 6 People Who Are Trying to Cure Aging | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
These tech titans are bankrolling longevity research so as to cure aging and help people live far longer.
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The Better Health While Aging Podcast: What IS Geriatrics?

The Better Health While Aging Podcast: What IS Geriatrics? | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
Dr. Kernisan introduces her new podcast. This episode explains what is geriatrics & why it's helpful to people in their 60s and older.
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How wearing a robot suit could help us understand ageing

How wearing a robot suit could help us understand ageing | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

This article is published in collaboration with Quartz.
Weighed down, fumbling through the world with tunnel vision, unable to shake the ringing in my ears, I aged about 50 years in five ...

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A Duo of Smart Home Monitoring Devices for Bathroom Safety

A Duo of Smart Home Monitoring Devices for Bathroom Safety | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

We spend a portion of our day in this wet and slippery space alone with the door locked, often with no smartphone to call for help if something goes wrong—we're of course talking about the the bathroom.

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New standard for smart appliances in the smart home - Digital Agenda for Europe - European Commission

New standard for smart appliances in the smart home - Digital Agenda for Europe - European Commission | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

New standard for smart appliances in the smart home - A Europe 2020 Initiative

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Sensors Increase Independent Living Time for Seniors - Health Tech Insider

Sensors Increase Independent Living Time for Seniors - Health Tech Insider | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

One of the hot topics these days is “aging in place;” as a major portion of the U.S.

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How technology will make us life forever in the coming decades - Ray Kurzweil

Radical Life Extension with Ray Kurzweil

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Five key trends driving 2016 technology for older adults | Aging In Place Technology Watch

Five key trends driving 2016 technology for older adults | Aging In Place Technology Watch | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it

Five key trends driving 2016 #technology for older adults via Technology Watch https://t.co/AtbYkCtAjP #Predictions16 #HITsmIND

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Wearable Devices May Prevent Falls among Elderly Patients

Wearable Devices May Prevent Falls among Elderly Patients | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
The development of wearable devices could also have a significant impact on patient care throughout the nation.
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UX for technology used by an ageing population - Putting people first - Experientia

UX for technology used by an ageing population - Putting people first - Experientia | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
The trend of an ageing population is reflected across Europe. It is estimated that by 2035 nearly a quarter of the population in the United Kingdom will be over 65 years.

Via Tony Fish
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White House aging conference: Not all seniors technophobic

White House aging conference: Not all seniors technophobic | Technology and Ageing | Scoop.it
From White House aging conference: IT developers, don't assume that seniors are anti-technology or even technophobic.
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Aged Care White Paper

Aged care in countries facing the issue of an aging population, is a complex one, but it is one that can be addressed through collaboration, the use of advanced technology and health informatics.
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