APPLICATIONS

Are you in isolation due to COVID-19?

Are you hospitalized and people can't come to visit you?

 

There are different options and applications available to make group video calls and stay in touch with family and friends.

 

We are talking about applications such as WhatsApp, Instagram or Facebook Messenger, with the disadvantage that they only allow calls with a limited number of people. Urban Tecno explains in the following video each of the above mentioned and others such as Discord or Jitsi that present other alternatives.

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ELDERLY PEOPLE 

TIPs

In the results compiled by the National Epidemiology Center, the percentages of hospitalized during the pandemic are higher among people of advanced ages.

 

For this reason, we want to tell you about an IDEA to help the elderly in the house with the use of technologies when they are isolated by COVID-19.

 

Susana Muñoz Hernández, a university professor who heads the TEDECO cooperation group at the Polytechnic University of Madrid and the TechPeopleCare expert subgroup in digital literacy, have created Videollama.me, a website to connect very easily by video call.

[Last Updated: 12/08/2020]