Here’s more information along the theme of understanding the “young-people” market. On May 24, 2006, I moderated a panel for the Western Association of Venture Capitalists. The panel consisted of six students whose ages varied from fourteen to seventeen.
It’s one thing to read about how they use technology, and it’s another to hear them discuss it. One student, for example, said that she has thirteen IM chat sessions going at once. To listen to the panel, click
I also came across two articles that shed more light upon this subject:
If you want to see if you can hear the ring tone (I can’t), you can try it here.