Generation App

October 23, 2013

[1]Hour 1:          Cultural experiences have come to define the Baby Boomers, Generation X and the Millennials. But is it possible that the next generation will be known mostly for its digital connection? In Dallas especially, smart devices are ubiquitous: according to a recent study [2], the city has the highest percentage of people in America using them, with 76 percent of residents toting a  smartphone and 48 percent with a tablet. We’ll talk this hour with Katie Davis [3], co-author of The App Generation: How Today’s Youth Navigate Identity, Intimacy, and Imagination in a Digital World.

 

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[2] recent study: http://www.soasta.com/press-releases/soasta-names-dallas-with-highest-smartphone-and-tablet-adoption-new-york-trails-major-cities-in-smartphone-ownership-and-usage-atlanta-trailing-in-tablets/

[3] Katie Davis: http://katiedavisresearch.com/

[4] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/240286894/KERA_240286894.mp3

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