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My Elderly Space

A look at the remarkable lives of the elderly

 

Centenarians are wired

Who says seniors and computers don't mix. According to a US study, 12% of the centenarians surveyed have used the internet, with 7% being familiar with email, 3% have even done research on Wikipedia.

As our population continues to age, we can only expect these numbers to rise. There is a serious need for computer and web designers to take elderly usability into account. Here are some useful guidelines on elderly usability, but in reality they are applicable to everyone!

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