Outthink aging: How mobile and cognitive computing can improve quality of life for older adults
Oct 18, 2016
According to the United Nations, nearly 10 billion people will be age 60 or older by 2050. That’s more than 20 percent of the world’s population, compared to just 12 percent today. If the explosion of mobile connectivity and cognitive computing was the biggest technology shift of the early 21st century, the worldwide aging population is the biggest demographic shift — one with the potential to impact many sectors of the economy.