Safe smart living and aging in place


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Technical assistance systems and smart home applications are also becoming increasingly interesting in the area of living.

Smart Homes and Ambient Assisted Living

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Not all older people are technophile. But as the current generation is also getting older, smart systems will sooner or later find their way into our homes.

Assistance systems and eCare relieve the care sector

The importance of identifying a target audience

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Not everything, must be regulated with the latest technology. Ambient Assisted Living also means that a building simply provides assistance where it is needed.

Technology as a support, not an obstacle

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