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    • The Digital Era:In the shoes of anelderBy: Kerry Maguire
    • …Falling behind the digital future
    • Struggling with the finer details ofwriting an email or makingan online purchase that we take for grantedImage by Paul Trincy
    • Trouble getting informationaboutpublicServicesbecauseso muchof it is keptonline…by ReineLacock
    • SILVER SURFERSFrustratedIrritatedAlienatedImage by TonioD
    • Depression.Image by JasminMerdan
    • I feel to old for newtechnologyImage by SariaWilderman
    • ISOLATION.Image by Francis Gordon
    • FUTURE CAREImage by GOVINDINI MURTY
    • Greennormally meansGO… so I pressedImage by Sal Gor
    • Seduced bythe allureofsilicon chip.Image By Calton Gaskin
    • DisconnectionImage by: Stockxpertc
    • mediacontinuously portraysolder people as being theHelpless…Image by Kells P
    • Older people are the fastest rising groupof online users.
    • Theone-size-fits-all systems WEdeal withevery day are not going to workwith elders…We want to reduce their cognitive load,NOT ADD TO IT!Image by Mel D
    • 6 million people overthe age of 65 haveNEVERused the internet.
    • The bells and whistles that mightattract us are too oftencounterintuitiveImage by Wiiold
    • High-techAppliancesImage by Sarah P
    • More access combined with digitalliteracy leads to positive results.Image by: BezauSeniorkom
    • Contact withloved onesImage by James Estrin
    • “Understanding Technology is empowering”-Rachel SinkovicheImage by: ChanelleMcNinch
    • Image By: Ianmortan19SOURCES:http://www.bps.org.uk/news/mental-health-benefits-being-silver-surferhttp://www.flickr.com/photoshttp://www.silversurfersclub.org/being-a-silver-surfer-keeps-the-brain-active/http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20664470http://enerexxo.wordpress.com/http://www.google.com/search?q=grandparents&safe=off&client=safari&rls=en&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=EBWXUdaeCJb64APqr4DADw&ved=0CAoQ_AUoAQ&biw=1158&bih=668http://www.mbird.com/2013/01/another-friday-sherry-turkle-ticker-elderly-care-and-nursing-robots/http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/21/business/a-campaign-to-help-people-learn-internet-skills.html?pagewanted=all&_r=1&http://newoldage.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/08/online-habits-coming-slowly-to-older-adults/