Technology & Aging

Google Demos Their Latest Advancements on the AI Front

By |2018-05-25T11:07:33-04:00May 15th, 2018|Technology & Aging|

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has always seemed like a far-fetched idea from SciFi movies, but new advances are bringing this technology closer than ever before. Advanced AI will soon be available for the public to use, and the potential benefits are endless. As shown in this video from Google’s I/O developer conference held last week, Google [...]

A 14-Year-Old Made An App To Help Alzheimer’s Patients Recognize Their Loved Ones

By |2018-01-24T13:01:14-05:00January 24th, 2018|Alzheimer's & Dementia, Family, Home Care & Caregiving, Technology & Aging|

When Emma Yang was 7 or 8 years old, her grandmother became increasingly forgetful. Over the next few years, those memory problems, caused by early Alzheimer’s disease, worsened. Yang, who learned to code at an early age, decided to create an app to help. In her app under development, called Timeless, Alzheimer’s patients can scroll through photos [...]