ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

Japan offers lessons in embracing longevity

TOKYO: Japan is famous for the longevity of its citizens. A quarter of its population… read more

Development of care robots growing in ageing Japan

TOKYO: A shortage of nursing-care workers in Japan amid a rapidly ageing population is accelerating… read more

3D printing set to reduce cost of seniors housing construction

MELBOURNE: What Michael Fuller pulls from his briefcase looks like a small piece of plumbing… read more

Technology’s biggest untapped market is elderly care

LONDON: In the opening episode of Channel 4’s hit sci-fi TV show “Humans” we meet… read more