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Google Germany helps to coax seniors to get online

Monday 27 May 2013 | 21:49 CET | News
Google Germany said it is teaming up with the pensioners' association BAGSO and the foundation Stiftung Digitale Chancen to run a competition to encourage the elderly to get online. It said 40 percent of people in the country aged 60 to 69, and 74 percent of people over 70, still do not use the internet. The competition is run under the auspices of Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich. It is open to anyone over the age of 60 years who would like to show other seniors what the internet has to offer the elderly. Entries should be submitted by 15 September and can be in the form of a video,

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Companies: Google
Countries: Germany
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