Author Archives: Paul Goulden

Robots are taking over the world… or not!

November 19th, 2015 | Posted by Paul Goulden in London | Older People - (0 Comments)

A recent article in The Observer highlighted some of the development work that is going on around robotics and care for older people. It is an interesting article, and some of the solutions coming out are fascinating, but for an article that wants to highlight dignity on older people it misses one crucial point – …
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IT and social isolation – the next generation

August 14th, 2015 | Posted by Paul Goulden in Digital | Isolation - (0 Comments)

I’m not sure why but in the last few months I’ve had a lot of contact with companies and developers looking at IT solutions to reduce social isolation –  and whilst it’s very welcome that they are tackling this, my overall impression is that they’ve gone down the wrong track… ‘IT and older people’ has …
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