Create a seniors-friendly Firefox configuration that can be turned on and off, providing more accessible features and more appropriate controls so it is easier for seniors to make full & better use of the web.
- Initial version should be developed and shipped as a Firefox add-on for Android, through AMO.
TBD -- do we have any studies related to how seniors currently use the web and what problems they encounter when doing so?
Papers, studies, articles
- Consumption of culture by older Canadians on the Internet (Stats Canada - 2013 - PDF)
- Individual internet use and E-commerce (Stats Canada - 2010)
- Older adults and internet use (Pew Internet - 2012 - PDF)
- Tech savvy seniors (Revera - 2012 - PDF)
- Usability for senior citizens (Neilsen - 2013)
Sites & other products
- Cyber-Seniors Documentary website (Possibly some interesting videos)