Older Adults ’ Use of Computers : a Survey

  title={Older Adults ’ Use of Computers : a Survey},
  author={Joy Ai-Leen Goodman and Audrey Syme and Roos Eisma},
Older people are an important and growing sector of the population, of whom the numbers who use computers are increasing rapidly. Yet their requirements are not often considered in the design of computer systems and software, and as a result they often find them difficult to use. In order to include them effectively, it is first necessary to find out more about how this population interacts with computers. As a first step towards this, we carried out a questionnaire and interview survey with… CONTINUE READING
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