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Breezie Founder To Go Stateside For CES 2014

2014 is to start with a bang as Breezie founder Jeh Kazimi travels to Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show 2014. Seasoned traveller Jeh (jet-lag, what jet-lag?!) has been invited to attend the 2014 Silvers Summit on January 7 as one of four panelists, all of whom have been involved in designing and creating tech products(…)

Changing society starts with a knock at your elderly neighbour’s front door

Changing society starts with a knock at your elderly neighbour’s front door In the media we’ve seen reported several initiatives launched by businesses, charities and health authorities to ensure elderly people, consigned to spending Christmas alone year, aren’t quite so lonely.  A great video we found by Friends of the Elderly made us realise quite how many older people(…)

Official Internet Access Stats Are Grim, But the Real Picture is Grimmer

Official Internet Access Stats Are Grim, But the Real Picture is Grimmer

  The recent ONS stats revealing that 14% of British adults – a staggering 7 million people – have never used the internet made for grim reading. Hard to imagine a life without Facebook, Skype or email, isn’t it? Especially when even the tiniest of toddlers can intuitively master apps on their parents’ smartphones and tablets. But(…)

Volunteer for one

For the past several weeks I have been privileged to have thought provoking discussions with pioneers in Digital Inclusion – be it the folks at Tinder Foundation (new name for UK Online Centres), Age UK or champions from Go On. The common thread in all these discussions has been the effort from passionate, tireless volunteers(…)

And finally, Breezie will be at National Digital Conference

Our participation is this year’s National Digital Conference  is so long overdue that we probably have to stop ourselves from camping outside the conference centre tonight. For two years we have attended the conference and for two years, we have sat there like fidgety school children who think they know the answer but the teacher never calls(…)

What happens in Vegas…spreads across the US

Breezie was delighted to be chosen as one of the 15 most innovative companies in the ‘senior’ space by AARP. As part of our first public appearance in the US (although Breezie has been in discussions with several US partners for months), we decided to set up a customer panel of Breezie users to fine(…)

Delighted to be at the AARP Health Innovation Show

For a UK-based start-up involved in the over-55s market and yet to launch formally in the UK, a nod of approval from AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) in the US is as big as it gets at this stage of our business. So we were delighted when AARP chose to short list us as(…)