Social Networks: Technological and Social Aspects of Social Network-Mediated Interaction of Elderly People

  • Laura BurzagliEmail author
  • Paolo Baronti
  • Lorenzo Di Fonzo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9175)


Services for the social interaction of elderly persons are here considered here and described. After an initial analysis, the implementation within the framework of an existing Social Network Site, such as Facebook, is proposed.


Social network sites Elderly people Social interaction 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laura Burzagli
    • 1
    Email author
  • Paolo Baronti
    • 1
  • Lorenzo Di Fonzo
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Applied Physics “Nello Carrara”National Research Council of ItalyFlorenceItaly

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