2 Apr

Designing for the User Not Their Age

2018-04-02T19:23:10+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Design, Requirements Gathering, Research, Services|

Designers often assume that older users will encounter difficulties when interacting with digital technologies. Strictly following older adult design guidelines will not guarantee that older users will find digital technologies easy to use and enjoyable. Given the enormous heterogeneity within the older adult population, designers and researchers should also consider other factors related to the needs, attitudes, and experiences of older users.