News tagged with older adults

Is my robot happy to see me?

(PhysOrg.com) -- People are social creatures. Robots... not so much. When we think of robots, we think of cold, metallic computers without emotion. If science fiction has taught us anything, though, it's that we crave emotion, ...

dateOct 19, 2009 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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Older Australians are embracing video games

Over the past decade, stereotypes that video games were a popular medium intended only for youths have been eroded. It is clear that video games are also a popular medium for adults.

date2 hours ago in Other
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For those over 50, finding a job can get old

Results from a new study led the Georgia Institute of Technology's School of Psychology and University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management show that, compared to younger job seekers, older adults receive fewer job ...

dateJun 16, 2015 in Social Sciences
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