about recent events at the Aware Home. Our first
newsletter update about recent events and research. (3/5/2005)
Concord Monitor article
bored, disconnected? Get thee to the Internet
Technology may be the key to vitality (2/8/2005)
Elizabeth Mynatt is quoted in an article about technology and
Human Factors and Ergonomics
Society (HFES) Offers Interesting First Person Account of Capitol
Hill Experience (8/1/2004)
a PDF of the August HFES bulletin. HFES President
Wendy Rogers (an Aware Home faculty member) presented her data,
honoring the NSF.
account of the Capitol Hill event from The Federation of Behaviorial,
Psychological, and Cognitive Sciences.
Georgia Tech Research News (5/6/04)
in Place with Technology: Study Reveals Older Adults will Sacrifice
Some Privacy to Remain in their Homes Longer
Younger adults might cringe at the thought of being monitored in their homes
by technology. Yet a new study from the Georgia Institute of Technology indicates
that older adults are willing to give up some privacy -- if it enables them
to remain independent longer.
Georgia Institute of Technology:
GVU News (11/12/03)
Get Hands-on Experiences at Aware Home
Governor Dirk Kempthorne, Governor for the State of Idaho, and Governor Sonny
Perdue, Governor for the State of Georgia, visited the Aware Home on Nov. 7,
2003, to experience hands-on demonstrations of the GVU Center Aware Home Research
Initiative's latest technologies designed to promote independent and healthy
Seniors USA (Fall 2003)
'Smart' Home, to Avoid the Nursing Home"
Statment by Dr.
Gregory Abowd to the Senate Special Committee on Aging (May
Boomers at the Gate: Enhancing Independence Through Innovation
Research Aimed at Helping Seniors Stay in Their Homes Longer"
Georgia Institute of Technology: Innovations (12/1/01)
the Home of the Future". This material was prepared
by the Institute of Communicatons and Pulic Affairs (ICPA) at
Georgia Tech. For access to materials at this site, please contact
mpulse: a cooltown magazine (9/1/2001)
Welcome to the Aware Home at Georgia Tech - a house so astute, it can practically
read your mind.
House' Keeps Tabs on Far-off Family" by Maria Godoy
Daily University Science News (5/1/2000)
"Ubiquitous Computing Tested In Residential Laboratory"
Georgia Institute of Technology: Press
Connected" by John Toon and Jane Sande
The Providence Journal (9/1/2004)
homes may help elderly stay put" A
discussion of some of the proposed aware home services and
their potential benefits to older adults.
Georgia Tech Alumni Magazine (Winter
Sweet, Smart, Sensible, Home" An update on research activities
at the Aware Home.
New York Times - Circuits Section (4/5/2001)
"A 'Smart' Home, to Avoid the Nursing Home" By Anne
"As we may live" by W. Wayt Gibbs
Journal Constitution, Atlanta Tech Section (5/10/2000)
"A digital home sweet home", by Ernest Holsendolph
Horizons, The Research Magazine of Georgia Institute of
Technology. (Winter 2000)
the Subtleties of Everyday Life" by Jane Sanders
Atlanta Business Chronicle (10/18/2000)
home is habitat for 'lifestyle computing'", by Brian Moran.
CBS Early Show with Melinda Murphy (5/4/2006)
Young at Heart - Synopsis: Georgia Tech's Aware Home uses technology to make it easier for seniors to live independently.
11Alive News with Donna Lowry (4/26/2006)
Kids & Schools: "Ga. Tech Tests Aware Home"
Content: Bufferware and Abaris - Home technologies to help parents or therapists of children with developmental disabilities.
11Alive News with Donna Lowry (4/25/2006)
Kids & Schools: "Autism Teachers Get High-Tech Help"
Content: Carelog, school technology to help teachers record behavior of children with developmental disabilities.
NBC Today Show with Katie
Forever Young Series- "Help
for Independent Living"
ABC World News Tonight with Peter
Design, Getting a Head Start on Preparing Your Home for When
You Retire" By Deborah Amos
ABC World News Tonight with Peter
in Technology" [Covering ACM 01].
ABC News Good Morning America (5/11/2000)
Good Morning America's Science Editor Michael Guillen shows us how technology
is creating the smart home for the future.
"Joining the Jetsons"
NPR's Morning Edition (8/15/01)
(real audio file)