Tools Enabling Online Contributions by Older Adults

Francisco Ibarra, Olga Korovina, Marcos Báez, Fabio Casati, Maurizio Marchese, Luca Cernuzzi, Galina A. Barysheva

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Having a sense of purpose is one of the tenets of well-being, at any age. Here, the authors review technologies that could help older adults remain active in society - in particular, those who can't leave their home regularly or easily. The authors also discuss areas that current research and practice haven't yet addressed satisfactorily.

Original languageEnglish
Article number7412624
Pages (from-to)58-65
Number of pages8
JournalIEEE Internet Computing
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2016


  • Internet/Web technologies
  • older adults
  • online contribution
  • online work
  • remote work
  • seniors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications

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