Web Coolness: Social media and Sandy, Typing Karaoke and Star Wars 7?

Here are a few links we’ve enjoyed reading this week. We hope you like them too! 

Sharing power after Sandy



We love seeing how some NYC businesses are doing good in Hurricane Sandy’s aftermath. 


Amazing story about Twitter and Sandy – and the total lack of snark.


Other reasons (aside from NSFW websites) to go incognito on your browser


Want to practice your typing skills with the help of Jason Mraz? Two words. Typing Karaoke.


Here’s a first look at the new Windows 8. Based on this, will you upgrade? 


Want to see your photo in the Louvre? Seriously, this is so awesome. (via Mashable)

How will the election be affected in 6 states without electricity?

Glad to see Kickstarter makes it to the UK!

Speaking of which, if you’re looking to support a great mom-and-pop business making an amazing safety device for kids, we highly recommend this one. Let’s help them make it happen!

Big News: Disney bought Lucasfilms! Here’s what expect with the next Star Wars movie (No cameo from Mickey, that we know of.)


Our own Beth Blecherman has released her new book called My Parent Plan. Check it out!

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