Aging in Place Technology

By Brian Dolan 06:26 am December 23, 2009
By Laurie Orlov, Founder, Aging in Place Technology Watch It's the end of the year and time for that wrap-up of the indicators from 2009 that will drive trends for 2010 -- what it all means -- more analysis on another day. 1. Location-aware tech enables more info, greater safety. GPS became even more useful in 2009. Verizon replaced its Chaperone service with Family Locator, The Alzheimer's...
By Brian Dolan 05:02 am December 5, 2009
Earlier this week we reported that GE Healthcare had acquired remote monitoring company Living Independently Group for an undisclosed sum. LIG’s key product is still in development: QuietCare, an infrared sensor system that monitors seniors activity throughout the day and sends alerts to caregivers if seniors appear to need assistance. Aging in Place Technology Watch editor and analyst Laurie...