Alexa for Seniors: A Dementia-Friendly Tool

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Households across the world have been adopting Amazon’s Echo (aka Alexa) into their homes. However, Alexa has proved herself useful enough that this trend is extending beyond the single household. Since the Amazon Echo became HIPAA-compliant earlier this year, using Alexa for seniors has become more popular in elderly care communities. This is arguably a…

See you at the 2019 Digital Care Conference!

Technology in social care is a rapidly growing field of exciting innovation. Critical discussion and research are needed to ensure successful and sustainable integration of technology in health and social care. This year’s Digital Care Conference, held on December 12, will explore development and ethics in social care technology and aim to facilitate discussion around…