AgeLab Director Joseph Coughlin writes in the Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch on the role of new technologies in facilitating aging in place:
"How can older adults solve for a constellation of challenges in maintaining their homes and their independence? The solution probably won’t come as singular moonshot (e.g., the discovery of the Fountain of Youth), but as a battery of small innovations working together.
What my MIT AgeLab colleague Chaiwoo Lee and I imagine is a convergence of sensor, communication and AI technologies that transform the home into a platform of services to keep us connected, provide convenience and deliver care as we age."
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