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Age is no barrier when embracing new technology.

Age is no barrier when embracing new technology.

Technology
In the rapidly evolving world of technology, which influences so much of our lives now, we tend to equate innovation with youth. But creativity isn’t the sole preserve of the young in any field — and there is no reason why older people should not be playing more of a role in designing the future. Millennials still think that older workers are slower at getting to grips with technology Over 50s are often considered to be resistant to change and even ‘technophobic’. But this is nothing more than a stereotype that is past its sell-by date, according to a new study by Dropbox and market research firm Ipsos Mori. The two companies surveyed 4073 workers about their use of technology in the workplace. Of these, 984 were aged between 45 and 54 and 1337 of the survey group were 55+. Th