Smart phones help elderly and disabled to manage their homes (EU)

“With €2.7 million of EU funding, researchers from the Czech Republic, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Sweden have developed a solution to give elderly and disabled people easier control over the various electronic appliances and services in their homes using their mobile phone or other devices. The I2HOME project has developed a personalised and simplified Universal Remote Console interface based on existing and evolving open standards.” eHealthServer item.