In developed world, elderly hands grasp iPad's youthful technology

Pavel Alpeyev and Yoshinori Eki / Bloomberg News
Published Aug 10, 2010 at 05:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM
Toshihiro Okada, 79, left, uses an Apple iPad with Motoo Kitamura, 78, at a Toyko computer club. The iPad's appeal to the elderly is helping Apple reach beyond its traditional base of younger customers, particularly in Japan.