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This article was published on May 2, 2012


Is it time for “the talk” with your parents? Here’s how to teach them to use Spotify

Is it time for “the talk” with your parents? Here’s how to teach them to use Spotify
Harrison Weber
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Harrison Weber is TNW's Features Editor in NYC. Part writer, part designer. Stay in touch: Twitter @harrisonweber, Google+ and Email. Harrison Weber is TNW's Features Editor in NYC. Part writer, part designer. Stay in touch: Twitter @harrisonweber, Google+ and Email.

Ah, technology. It’s something that makes so much sense to young folk, but somehow as we age, many lose touch with the trends and need a little help reaping the benefits of modern advances.

Now, as paying for music becomes harder and harder to do (out of pure convenience for me), services like Spotify have changed the way we enjoy artists while paying them too. I’m a big fan of these sorts of services, but since my parents have only recently gotten the whole iTunes thing, I know they’ll need a push to come aboard.

Now, as a pure courtesy to the younger generations and not to make people like me laugh out loud, I present to you: How to talk to your parent about Spotify, created by Fuse.

Mom: “Do you think I have enough Internet?”

Son: “Yes, mom, everyone has enough Internet.”