Eldy, the computer for the elderly

4 05 2009

Eldy is since 2006 the first software dedicated to the elderly.


"the square" - the main interface of ELDY

Eldy brings elderly to use computer and to enjoy the internet revolution.

Eldy allows elderly to easy access all most important functions: email(any pop3/imap account), chat, browsing internet, weather, text editor, streaming and a lot more.

Eldy is freeware in Java and works on Linux and Windows.
Eldy has hundreds of thousands of elderly users worldwide.

Eldy is perpetual free of charge and free from commercials.

download ELDY 2.0 in English, French, Dutch and Italian

presentations: LINK


-see Eldy cases page at epractise.eu

Let your senior enjoy the web and web 2.0 experience!

Mockup for Eldy tv

8 01 2009
Interfaccia Eldytv nuova

New Eldy tv interface (web tv for seniors)- please comment

Eldy @ e-Inclusion Ministerial Conference & Expo 2008

10 12 2008

Wien 1-12-2008:

European Community :
“extraordinary innovation and creativity”

“Eldy package: over 150.000 older people are browsing the internet now making to the grandchildren all over the world, making to the friends , making to the business partners, thanks to the first software designed and developed specifically for seniors Citizens, and it is supplied free of charge”.

see the movie at Vimeo

Skype writes about Eldy

9 11 2008
skype writes about ELDY - the easy pc for seniors

skype writes about ELDY - the easy pc for seniors

It’s a great pleasure to see that skype has written about our project in the national official blog.

Lessons learnt

29 10 2008
Lessons learnt

If we provide senior and illiterate users a clear software, they get in love with technology.

Technology details

15 10 2008

Eldy is freeware, released with standard EULA (end user licence agreement) perpetual and free-of-charge.Eldy is a Java desktop application, a desktop itself and a framework; Eldy is also a Linux distribuition. All servers are Linux Debian and web services based. Eldy servers provide all email, chat, RSS and web services.

ELDY linux version

15 10 2008

all info about ELDY linux version are in the following:



14 10 2008

download ELDY from this link:


Eldy PC, the touchscreen computer for elderly

14 10 2008

Eldy pc is the hardware solutions for ELDY  software.

Eldypc (www.eldypc.it) is touchscreen 19″ computer with webcam.


ELDY PC - the computer for elderly