A turbulent decade comes to a close

A turbulent decade comes to a close
Photo: Antonio Scorza

A lot can happen in ten years. Nowadays, some specialists say that, over this period, we can already begin talking about generational differences. With the speed of technological evolution, it is no surprise to see two distinct generations in less than a decade.

To have an idea of what this means, exactly ten years ago, Apple launched the iPhone 3GS, considered a landmark for the smartphone market. Today, newborns are already digital natives, plugged into a world dominated by technology and a networked society, as described by Spanish sociologist Manuel Castells.

Now that 2019 has come to an end, we...

Access all of The Brazilian Report

Less expensive than a coffee!

Enjoy your 30-day limited-time offer for US$ 0.25 a week