Virtual Economy Jan07

Virtual Economy

How Gen Z is making real money on virtual goods Generation Z helped bolster the revenue of video games and downloadable content to $50 billion in 2014. Older gamers hate the very existence of microtransactions in gaming. But Gen Z are not only enthusiastic consumers of virtual goods, but also...

Tumblr Couples Mar10

Tumblr Couples

Love in the Time of Tumblr: 14-year-old Jenna props her head up on her hand and scrolls through her Tumblr feed, stopping to click on an animated gif of a young couple clutched in a embrace. She sighs deeply and says, “God! I wish I had a boyfriend like that. Ugh. I want their life!” She...