Bark Now Monitors Music On Spotify for Potential Issues

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/monitoring-spotify-potential-issues/

Is Spotify safe for kids? Bark is excited to announce that we now monitor Spotify, the popular music-streaming service. This brand-new addition to our lineup will offer parents unprecedented insight into what their kids are listening to. Our award-winning service analyzes a child’s most recently played tracks and then scans the lyrics for all of the same issues we monitor everywhere else — cyberbullying, depression, suicidal ideation, threats of violence, and more. Is Spotify Safe? What Songs Can Reveal Music is an incredibly powerful way for kids to express themselves, and carefully curated playlists can range from upbeat celebratory anthems…