Bigger, Brighter, Simpler: A Tablet for the Mature User

Beth Mynatt Distinguished Professor

Social media is designed by the young, for the young. As sight and motor skills weaken, all that pinching and tapping on smartphones gets harder, cutting people off from social media at a time when they can be more vulnerable to loneliness. School of Interactive Computing Professor Beth Mynatt offers some tips for building a tablet suitable for an aging population.