People spent $1.9 billion last year on apps to keep their brains sharp as they age — here’s what actually works (MarketWatch):
“With an aging population worried about cognitive decline and dementia, such training programs have seen a burst in popularity in recent years. Consumers spent an estimated $1.9 billion on digital brain health and neurotechnology apps in 2018, a fourfold increase from $475 million in 2012, according to global data from SharpBrains, an independent market-research firm.
But despite the rising interest in cognitive training, evidence of its benefits is still a mixed bag, experts say. [Read more…] about Trend: Consumers spend significantly more on digital brain health and neurotechnology apps