The App Generation

Andy Kaspar


"Do apps open up or constrain identity expression?" - p. 66
*Don't allow space to explore other alternatives.

Isolation & Empathy

People have become accustomed to less risk-taking - socially - and it makes them feel more comfortable. If you don't put yourself out there, you can't connect with others (isolation) and if you don't connect with anyone, you can't put yourself in their shoes (empathy). - p. 119.

Ideas, anyone?

Students today have problems coming up with their own ideas and head to their laptop first to start the creative process. They also have difficulty initiating their ideas and wait for directions to be given to them before they start. - 139-40.