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Title: A Study on Importance of Web Accessibility and Development of a Browser for Senior Citizens
Authors: ABE, Junichi
KOSUMI, Yasushi
Keywords: Internet
KJ method
Senior Citizens
Web Accessibility
Senior Citizens Society
Issue Date: Nov-2007
Publisher: JAIST Press
Abstract: Currently, most of senior citizens utilize actively the Internet. The internet crosses barriers of time and space because it enables effective access to various information. However, senior citizens confront issues that include deficiency of computer skills and ignorance of peculiar computer concepts. I detected the following in order to solve those problems: (1) Issues and solutions of senior citizens from the viewpoint of Web accessibility, (2) The development concept of a cellular phone for senior citizens and opinions of users. And this paper reports on the development process of a browser for senior citizens on the basis of knowledge that I obtain form them.
Description: The original publication is available at JAIST Press http://www.jaist.ac.jp/library/jaist-press/index.html
KICSS 2007 : The Second International Conference on Knowledge, Information and Creativity Support Systems : PROCEEDINGS OF THE CONFERENCE, November 5-7, 2007, [Ishikawa High-Tech Conference Center, Nomi, Ishikawa, JAPAN]
Language: ENG
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10119/4076
ISBN: 9784903092089
Appears in Collections:KICSS 2007

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