Snapchat es la red social de moda entre los jóvenes de hoy en día. Es el boom del momento y todos los millennials no hacen más que compartir vídeos de sus fiestas y sus rostros con ojos grandes y un arcoíris. Pero ahora ha comenzado su peor pesadilla: sus padres, tíos y otros familiares “viejos” están invadiendo la…
Si ya teníamos razones para temer a la inteligencia artificial, imagínate cuando empiezan a hablar como un millennial, con expresiones como LOL y uno o dos emojis por frase. El nuevo proyecto de aprendizaje automático de Microsoft se llama Tay y es una IA con la que puedes conversar en redes sociales.
And here we thought only the young folks were passing on their chance to operate a motor vehicle. Turns out that getting your drivers’ license has been steadily falling out of favor for all Americans since the 1980s.
Llevamos cerca de una década hablando de los “nativos digitales” y de cómo las personas que crecieron con Internet y los smartphones dominan la tecnología mejor que las generaciones anteriores. Pero no, crecer con una herramienta no significa dominarla. Para muestra, este estudio.
A recent survey from Pew Research found that 18-34 year-olds are living with their parents for much longer than any generation since the 1960s. 43% of men and 37% of women in this age group are living at home. Commentators on last night’s PBS News Hour called it “the new normal.” But it’s actually the same old normal.…
Business is booming for Mistress Odette. The 26-year old was living in New York and working in a dungeon with a number of other dominatrixes, and eventually, like many New Yorkers do, she grew tired of the stresses that came with sharing space.She moved out to Austin, Texas four years ago to try and make it as an…
Millennials are a large and powerful bunch, but they’re also very lazy: They’d rather swipe their sweaty hands on anything than lift an actual finger. That’s according to Lewis Black, who says brands are falling over themselves to attract their touchy-unfeely ways. Even he has sunk to a new low by joining Snapchat.
Millennials, Generación Y... Las etiquetas sociales vienen y van, pero el porno permanece. ¿Qué tipo de videos porno ven las personas entre 18 y 34 años que forman esa supuesta Generación del Milenio? Un nuevo estudio de Pornhub y Mic tiene las respuestas. Algunas de ellas bstante interesantes.
What do Americans under 35 look for in a place to live? According to Vocativ's 2014 Livability Index: Good public transportation, great food, and excellent entertainment options. Portland nabbed the top spot in last year's survey, but this year the winners are New York City (#1) and—surprise—a bunch of cities in…
Are Millennials really so different than the generations of young adults that came before them? Some data forensics reveals what has — and hasn't — actually changed about being a young adult in America.
The U.S. Council of Economic Advisers just released a fascinating report about Millennials, packed with statistics about their demographics and economic prospects. It charts a lot of differences between Gen X and Millennials, but there's one statistic that reveals a true generation gap.
Here's another way that statistics lie. You've probably heard that more young people than ever are living at home. But roughly half of young people "living with their parents" are actually living in college campus housing — which constitutes living with one's parents, according to the Census. The upshot? Many…
Zipcar, the rent-by-the-hour car sharing service of choice for broke urban Millennials, has one hugely glaring and annoying flaw: after you check out a Zipcar, you have to put it back where you found it. Now they're about to unveil a new program that will fix that.
Think Millennials got it bad? You Gen Xers feeling the financial pinch? How are you Baby Boomers getting along these days? Well, you're all a bunch of whiners. Just be thankful you weren't part of the Trapped Generation.
You don't have to imagine what happens when 15 self-entitled imbeciles paid $2,666 each to rent a luxury summer home in East Hampton, Long Island, to party for the entire summer. Here's what happened, according to a letter sent by the landlord, forwarded by one of said imbeciles to Jezebel.