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Apple, IBM to give 5 million iPads to Japanese seniors

Apple, extending its partnership with IBM, will also collaborate on apps to improve the wellness and connectivity of elderly people, starting in Japan.

By April 30, 2015

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'Who would care?' Watch seniors try Snapchat for the first time

In the Fine Brothers' latest "Elders React" video, seniors take Snapchat for a spin. "All that sexting, texting, nude photos -- politicians should get on to this thing," says one.

By April 24, 2015

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Watch seniors play Grand Theft Auto V for the first time

"Oh man! Destruction Derby!" Seniors have fun stealing and wrecking cars, shooting random people and running from the police as they play Grand Theft Auto V in this Fine Brothers video.

By January 24, 2015

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GreatCall's Splash and Jitterbug5 help seniors stay safe and connected

These two new gadgets are designed specifically for the 65-and-older set.

By May 28, 2014

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George Lucas to build affordable housing in one of the richest parts of America

After residents living near George Lucas' Grady Ranch protested his planned studio into nonexistence, the film magnate made different plans for the land.

By April 19, 2015

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Human cruise control zaps legs to send you in the right direction

Would you trust electrodes attached to your muscles to guide you? A new system out of Germany aims to keep your eyes off your smartphone by buzzing your legs toward your destination.

By April 13, 2015

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Emporia Smart keeps seniors in mind (pictures)

Running Android 4.3, the Emporia Smart is a simplified smartphone for the elderly.

6 Images By February 23, 2014

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40 years of gadgets come out to play

An exhibit in New York reunites stars from technology's past -- from the "laptop" that's heavier than an automobile tire to computers you don't even need to touch -- and puts them at your fingertips.

By March 29, 2015

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Millennials snapping up Snapchat, study finds

ComScore finds 71 percent of Snapchat's user base is between the ages of 18 and 34.

By March 27, 2015

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82-year-old uses Internet for the first time -- and it blows her mind

Kerstin Wolgers Googles, Skypes, Instagrams, tweets and fields more than 2,400 questions from Reddit users curious about her first Internet experience.

By March 18, 2015