This is especially true when it comes to smartphone apps, where the most popular apps, such as Instagram and Snapchat, skew young at first but then trickle up to older generations. Read More »
What the shockingly young demographics for one music app means for the future of mobile apps for all generations
Lately, it seems as if playgrounds may have better foresight about technological trends than the latest press releases.
Jason Dorsey reveals the truth about Millennials and technology in the workplace.
Think your newest Millennial hire is going to be the one to help you out with your technology woes around the office? Think again.
Even though Millennials have been heralded the "digital native" generation and are rumored to be technologically proficient, new findings show that Millennials may not be as savvy as they seem. Read More »
Here's what Millennials think about retirement, spending, and daily finances.
Let’s face it: we all knew that the generation who came of age during the rise of emails, texting, and cell phones would use money differently, but it wasn’t until now that we knew just how different it would be.
It’s nearly impossible to paint all Millennials with the same brush when it comes to finances, but there are some broad truths that span across the entire generation. Read More »
Inspired by Jason Dorsey's presentation, one New York-based moving company changed their business model to be more Millennial-friendly.
While it may be true that a huge percentage of Millennials are living with their parents, another part of the generation is making moves.
One New York moving company has taken up the challenge. After hearing a presentation by Jason Dorsey, Molloy Bros. decided to re-vamp their model in order to appeal to Millennials on the move. Read More »
What this new craze means for Millennials and their productivity at work.
Fads come and go, but nostalgia is forever -- especially when it comes to Pokemon.
With the new release of Pokemon Go, an augmented reality app that maintains similar features of the original Pokemon iteration, the past is now squarely in the present... Read More »
With older generations flocking to Snapchat, the messaging app might need to look for ways to stay relevant with their original userbase.
Don't blink: before you know it, your favorite hip, of-the-moment app you're using to message your friends is about to make its way into the wrong hands -- your parents!
Snapchat is "rapidly growing its user base among older Millennials and those 35 years and older." Read More »
Would you buy a house if your Facebook friends did? One study investigates.
Facebook has a lot more influence over Millennials' lives than they might realize.
A new study shows that Millennials whose Facebook friends post positively about buying a home are more actually likely to buy homes themselves. Read More »
The Center's original research on Gen Z was picked up by the Daily Herald!
Gen Z presents challenges to every aspect of society, from retail and technology to politics and the economy. Here's what you need to know about them.
We are thrilled that The Daily Herald picked up our story -- originally published by the Washington Post -- about our original Gen Z research. Read More »
"A new national study we conducted with Global Cash Card found that out of the 53 million Millennials that are considered employed, about five million do not have a checking account," writes Jason Dorsey, in his Banking.com article.
The Internet is causing a major split across generations in where people find help for problems and projects around the home.
Whereas once it was commonplace for people of all generations to find their architects, designers, landscapers, and cleaners in a phonebook or through recommendations from family and friends, the Millennial generation prefers to find these services online.
According to new research, younger homeowners are far more likely to use online platforms to research and hire service professionals than any other generation. Read More »