事实上，我更愿意把这代人称之为「数据原住民」（Data Natives）在 The Rise of the Data Natives 这篇文章里，可以看出所谓数字原住民和数据原住民的区别：
While digital natives ask what they can do with technology, data natives are more concerned about what technology can do for them. It’s not enough for a magazine to be digital and responsive; it should be personalized and context-sensitive.
- Digital natives program their thermostat. Data natives expect the thermostat to program itself.2. Digital natives use the Starbucks mobile app. Data natives want the app to know their favorite drinks — and when to suggest a new one.3. Digital natives use a cloud-connected baby monitor. Data natives expect their baby monitor to automatically calculate crying percentiles based on millions of other babies.