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Senior Market Mobile 2011: Highly recommended — next Tuesday

I spoke last year at the Senior Market Mobile 2010 event. I really enjoyed the event and found it simply fascinating to discover the almost completely unfulfilled needs of the world’s elderly citizens. It’s actually a huge market, especially in the UK where so many ‘connected seniors’ have a decent amount of disposable income. The […]

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Converting Britain’s pensioners to ShoZu, one group at a time

I’m sat in Cafe Rouge in one of the Home Counties. I won’t identify the specific one or the rather nice town in which I’m currently located, because I plan a few sweeping generalist comments and I don’t want hate mail from the local council’s online PR department (as happened recently with an unnamed English […]

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AT&T opens up apps for developers, users with disabilites

Following in the footsteps of Google and Apple, AT&T has decided to open up and make information available for developers that will help them create applications for pensioners and users with disabilities. The methodology, called Universal Design, is “the practice of designing products and applications that are usable by the broadest possible range of consumers”, […]