If you ask any child or screenager
what their dream job is, the most frequent answer is they want to become a video game designer.
And a screenager
is a person in her or his teens or early 20s with an aptitude for computers and the Internet.
begins with a sinister, baroque classical piano, while Space Dementia fuses piano with bass and drums in a swirling, psychedelic prog rock epic.
For those jaded critics who think Bellamy & Co can't really rock, I suggest they turn Hyper Music (with a Hendrix style blues-metal sound), Micro Cuts or Screenager
up to 11.
The information and technology sectors have also warranted a number of new words including meatspace (physical world, as opposed to virtual), screenager
(Internet or computer addicted teenager) and sticky (website attracting long or repeated visits from users).
WAP is a mobile phone with web access while screenager
is a teenager addicted to the internet.
When making Screenagers
, I had to look hard to find cases of internet and video game addiction," Delaney Ruston, MD, director of SCREENAGERS: Growing up in the digital age, says "but since its release, I have heard from many distraught parents who are experiencing this reality with their teenagers.
Es el caso de la screenagers
generation de Rushkoff (1999), definida por el uso de las pantallas digitales e interactivas; la generacion Google de Vivancos (2008), identificada asi por la utilizacion del navegador; la app-generation de Gardner y Davis (2013), que adquiere tal categoria por el manejo de las aplicaciones moviles; la #Generacion de Feixa (2014), marcada por el empleo de las etiquetas para generar conversaciones en la red social Twitter; el prosumidor infantil mediatico-televisivo (Aguaded y Urbano-Cayuela, 2014), que se inclina por la tecnologia y el contenido audiovisual; o la iGeneration, Homeland Generation Children (Hope, 2015), conocida por la adquisicion y uso de los dispositivos de la multinacional Apple.
The consumerist culture makes them hip-hop generation, screenagers
and addicts to time's manias, follower of the postmodern religion (Lady Gaga: "Pop culture is my religion
Given their comfort with the use of digital tools for communication, learning and productivity, screenagers
are impacting the way schools are organized for learning.
Austria, Stefan Rasch, Chief Executive Officer, Screenagers
FORESEEN, OBSERVATOIRE INTERNATIONAL DES TENDANCES SOCIOLOGIQUES, 2000, Les screenagers
: une recherche et un debat.