Intergenerational reminiscing: the NoBits project

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Luca Morganti
Andrea Gaggioli
Silvio Bonfiglio


The European project called NostalgiaBits is aimed at creating an online platform to foster social interaction between different generations through the sharing and collection of past memories. This paper illustrates the activities carried out during the first year of the project. A preliminary study performed with focus groups of elderly people (primary users) and with children (secondary users) shed light on the social context that the project addresses. This data will be used to ensure that development of the project website is attuned to user needs.

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