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How older generations share news articles in the smartphone era

Sasha Lekach

When millennials head home, a lot of them are greeted with a pile of newspaper clippings. 

Others receive highlighted articles sent in the mail, usually from grandparents or old-school parents.  The more "with it" parents snap a photo of articles and email or text that over. And yes, some parents have figured out how to email or text over a link to a news story.

With so many options to share a news story (using the share buttons on a website, copying and pasting links into texts, email, or a messaging app, or use your smartphone's built-in share options) it's fascinating that a strong showing of parents are resistant to new (and arguably easier) ways to share content. Read more...

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