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No matter you are constructing an application for the 3G mobile phone in the UK or you are intending to figure out how to deliver the political information to the rural community in Africa the diversity of mobile space has created a relatively social equity and improved our daily life It covers more fields than you could just describe it as a simple phone the fields such as anthology sociology psychology technology programming telecommunications literacy geography etc These diversities give us not only excitements but along with some challenges Under many circumstances the mobile world especially in the ICT for development is often misunderstoodThere are numerous reasons for this phenomenon but this essay is going to concentrate on one important aspect---mobile phones and the digital divide Here mobile phones refer to the smart phones and the group of the elderly indicates the empty nested which means those whose children are not stay in the same city or same country with them Mehra et al 2004 said there is a necessity to understand the problems faced by a specific group and their need before talking about Using ICT to empower them By filling the digital divide how could these elderly people contact with their beloved next generation and approach to their real life positively and actively This paper will firstly analyze the factors that makes digital divide which will focus on the problems for the elderly to use the mobile technologies And then analyze how market drive can be a major force in addressing this problem I therefore believe that whether the mobile phone has bridged the digital divide is only a time issue Generally the use of the mobile applications requires a certain level of procedural knowledge The storage of certain knowledge demands a long-term memory and human-computer interaction in a certain situation In order to operate and interact these application appropriatelysuch kind of knowledge are the essential support Since the cognitive performance will
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