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Happy Father’s Day, cool geeky dads!

Even with all the awesome technology and myriad ways to use social media to honor that special dad in your life, there’s just something about a simple handwritten note that goes a very long way, especially these days. Now if only we could find a pen. Here’s to all the cool dads (and granddads) out there! We hope you have a wonderful day, filled with all your favorite geeky activities. Enjoy having that video game controller all to yourself. – Team Cool Mom Tech card via Fluid Ink Letter...

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Calling tech writers: We’re looking for a few good moms!

Cool Mom Tech is looking for dynamic, smart, savvy, enthusiastic freelance parenting writers to join our team! (And it’s a very nice team, promise.) You love discovering and sharing new technology, social media tips, apps of all kinds, tricks and hacks, tech trends, safety/privacy info, and above all, helping other parents navigate the ever-changing digital world. You are smart, savvy, critical thinking, and intellectually curious. You have high standards for the products you use, and fantastic curation abilities. But while you have opinions, you’re not big on judgments — we recognize that all parents have different rules when it comes...

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Here’s where to listen to the entire “I Have a Dream” speech from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

There are only a few speeches in history as iconic and as widely quoted as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, but how many of us have actually listened to the whole thing? So today, to honor Dr. King and his powerful words, here’s his speech, in its entirety, courtesy of NPR. If you can’t listen, you’ll find the full transcript as well, but there’s something to be said about hearing his voice speak them. We hope you can find a quiet moment to play this for yourself and your kids. Get more fantastic MLK Day resources for...

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Happy Thanksgiving, cool moms!

Wishing you and your family a very happy Thanksgiving. We’ll be unplugging today to spend some much-needed time with our families, but we’ll be back tomorrow with awesome Black Friday deals, plus our annual tech holiday gift guide, coming soon. In the mean time, head over to Cool Mom Picks if you need some last-minute Thanksgiving help, including a bunch of fun printables for kids if you need to keep them busy while you cook. Or, drink wine while someone else cooks. Ha. Have a wonderful day! – Team Cool Mom Tech Gamer Thanksgiving shirt by Fishbiscuit...

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Here’s how to follow Cool Mom Tech! Because we are where you are.

Whichever social media site you prefer, we’re probably there too. Isn’t that how things go these days? Here are all the ways to follow us, if you want links to cool articles you don’t want to miss, breaking news, tips for last minute sales and discounts we come across, gift ideas and just stuff to make you laugh. Cool Mom Tech: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Periscope as @coolmomtech Cool Mom Picks: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Periscope as @coolmompicks Cool Mom Eats: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest Also be sure to subscribe to the Cool Mom Tech newsletter for the best of our monthly picks, cool tips, and subscriber-only...

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Here’s how to follow Cool Mom Tech! Because we are where you are.

Whichever social media network you prefer, we’re probably there too. Isn’t that how things go these days? Here are all the ways to follow us, for links to cool articles you don’t want to miss, breaking news, tips for last minute sales and discounts we come across, gift ideas, special offers just for our subscribers, and just the things that make us laugh. Because we all need more of that. Here’s where you can find us: Cool Mom Tech: Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest Periscope: coolmomtech Cool Mom Picks Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest Snapchat: CoolMomPicks Periscope: coolmompicks Cool Mom Eats Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest And of course...

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Happy New Year, from all of us at Cool Mom Tech

Here’s to a wonderful 2016, friends. May it be full of neatly wrapped cables, charged batteries, and lots more geeky awesome. Thank you all much for your support all year long. Kristen, Liz, + Team Cool Mom Tech Science and math calendar art prints via Get Your Nerd On on...

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A very Merry Christmas to you, cool moms!

Here’s hoping that all your gadgets come fully charged, your cables stay untangled, and you don’t step on too many Legos today. (You’ll need more than the force to help you with that one). Wishing you and your family a wonderful holiday! – Kristen, Liz, and Team Cool Mom Tech (Image via Chris...

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Happy Thanksgiving, cool geeky moms!

Wish you all a very happy Thanksgiving. We’ll be unplugging to enjoy some time with our families today, but we’ll be back tomorrow with our annual round-up of the best Black Friday tech deals, plus more of our 2015 Tech Gift Guide. In the meantime, check out this Lego turkey platter ornament tutorial by Chris McVeigh to distract the kids while you grab a second slice of pumpkin pie. Mmmm, pie. Happy Thanksgiving from Team Cool Mom...

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Here’s how to follow Cool Mom Tech! Because we are where you are.

Whichever social media site you prefer, we’re probably there too. Isn’t that how things go these days? Here are all the ways to follow us, for links to cool articles you don’t want to miss, breaking news, tips for last minute sales and discounts we come across, gift ideas and just stuff to make you laugh. Here’s where you can find us! Cool Mom Tech on Facebook Cool Mom Tech on Twitter Cool Mom Tech on Pinterest Cool Mom Picks on Instagram Cool Mom Picks and Tech on YouTube Cool Mom Picks on Google Plus And of course listen to our...

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Ultimate Birthday Party Gift Guide

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