Privacy concerns in assisted living technologies

  title={Privacy concerns in assisted living technologies},
  author={Vaibhav Garg and L. Jean Camp and Lesa L. Huber and Kalpana Shankar and Kay Connelly},
  journal={Annales des T{\'e}l{\'e}communications},
The challenges of an aging population require the adoption of inhome and medical technologies to complement the traditional caregiver model. Adoption of such technologies is, however, impinged by privacy concerns. This study investigates a four dimensional framework that explains the tradeoffs between functionality and privacy as constructed by older adults. The four dimensions constitute perceived utility, data granularity, data recipient, and activity sensitivity. We conducted a survey based… CONTINUE READING