Work in Progress
This study aims to explore the underlying factors of older adults’ technology resistance through qualitative exploratory method. A total of 139 older adults in Malaysia have been interviewed. The findings of this study shed light into these older adults’ experiences with new technology and factors affecting their technology adoption. The preliminary findings are reported and discussed.
Teh, Pei-Lee; Joseph, Saramma; Ahmed, Pervaiz K.; Chan, Alan H.S.; Cheong, Soon-Nyean; and Yap, Wen-Jiun, "Technology Adoption Factors For Oldera Adults: An Exploratory Gerontechnology Study" (2015). ICEB 2015 Proceedings (Hong Kong, SAR China). 19.