High-tech play platform for older people

European researchers have built a computerised play platform for older people. Field testing shows that the system keeps players mentally sharp, stimulates socialisation, and can alert caregivers to developing problems…Commercial game companies in Europe, North America and India have already shown interest in the system. “We’ve had some very good reactions to the prototype…We’ll see what happens next.” Read more here.

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