Web Coolness: Geeky gifts for dads, funny social media crimes, and the positive side of video games

Here are some of our favorite links from around the web this week. We hope you like them too.

Still need some Father’s Day gifts for geeky dads? We’ve got you covered!

What we already knew: stats on how moms are top technology users. Great infographic.

A little comic sans humor courtesy our friends at Geek Dad.

Deep fried gadgets. For reals.

Apple clothing line circa 1980.

The smart Nosy Crow ebooks just added a great feature this week–word tracking technology for kids learning to read.

If you haven’t subscribed to the monthly Out With the Kids Podcast for kids, now is a great time to do it. Jeff’s June playlist is awesome.

An M.C. Escher print completely recreated out of LEGOs (you’ll recognize it from your college dorm).

Lovely post on BlogHer about how social media made becoming a grandmother more fun.

Cracking up at the designer who created this digital biological clock for herself–and you can download your own as an app. Although promise us you single ladies won’t show it to dudes on first dates.

The WSJ describes the hidden cost of apps for kids. (In-app purchases=boo!)

A designer visualizes the evolution of mobile phones as if they were nesting dolls. Cool! (h/t NotCot)

If you can handle a slideshow (sorry) funny piece on social media etiquette crimes.

7 reasons your kids should play video games. That’s not a typo.

Cool Mom Staff

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