Web Coolness: Is free WIFI safe, young kids and Facebook, and Pinterest under attack

Here are a few of our favorite links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them too! 

Transit of Venus


Our Editor Kristen caught this great shot of the Transit of Venus with her iPhone. For more cool shots, take a peek at the #venus hashtag on Instagram.

You must watch this hiilarious video of women defending Pinterest from men on the Internet. We’re still laughing. (h/t Shelley Kramer)


Here’s an interesting perspective on Apple’s celebrity Siri commercials. Do you agree?



Is free Wi-fi safe? This infographic is pretty eye-opening. 

Over at The Pioneer Woman, our editor Kristen shares her 5 favorite educational apps for kids

Twitter got a new bird! What do you think of the new design? 

One of our most favorite kids’ playthings goes digital. Remember these? 

Fantastic piece from CNET’s Molly Wood about video game violence

Looks like both LinkedIn and eHarmony accounts have been hacked. If you’re on either of those sites, click for more info, and change your passwords immediately! 

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