Research Output

Domesticating technology: in-home requirements gathering with frail older people?

  As technology becomes increasingly important as a means of supporting older people at home, the
dangers of distress caused by the introduction of inappropriate technology become greater. This
paper discusses the argument for ‘in-home’ research with the frail elderly and describes some of
the issues that the UTOPIA project has encountered in carrying out such research

  • Date:

    30 November 2002

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • Library of Congress:

    QA76 Computer software

  • Dewey Decimal Classification:

    004 Data processing & computer science

Citation

Dickinson, A., Goodman, J., Syme, A., Eisma, R., Tiwari, L., Mival, O. & Newell, A. (2002). Domesticating technology: in-home requirements gathering with frail older people?. In Proceedings 10th International Conference on Human - Computer Interaction HCI. Crete, Greece, June 2003)

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Keywords

Utopia; elderly; technology; in-home research;

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