Category: Link Roundups

Web coolness: Custom emoji are coming, moms defending screentime, incredible tech-created artwork and more.

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did. Hooray! Custom emoji are coming – and hopefully we’ll get to use of these feminist emojis too. (That PMS cramps emoji is kind of genius.) Free Apple Camp sessions for kids this summer! But hurry! The dark side of putting your family on YouTube. Yikes. The kids who lost their Harvard acceptance letters because of social media posts. Video of a  toddler Star Wars fan you have to see. (Yes, a toddler.) A mom defends children using tech devices...

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Web Coolness: Apps for dads, brain hacking, and the perfect emoji

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did. Do your uber-tech-savvy kids know what a vinyl record is? This little girl can’t understand why her dad would want a record for Father’s Day, and we can’t stop laughing at her despair. (Top photo: screenshot from Katie Stauffer’s Instagram video) Need more gift inspiration? Here are some quick Father’s Day gifts you can make online, and other ideas for easy last-minute presents. We’ve got plenty of tech gifts for Father’s Day for you fast shoppers. Or,...

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Web Coolness: a cardboard snowspeeder, how QR codes impact China + more

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did. This father went above and beyond, with this Star Wars snowspeeder he made for his daughter to take to school. Top Photo by John Stoddard. Whatever issues Uber has had, kudos to them for offering free rides to the UK polls for voters with mobility issues. What happens to websites created only for short-term viral fads? Looking for Father’s Day gifts? We’ve got tech gift ideas for any type of dad. Some people think Apple’s new HomePod speaker looks like...

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Web Coolness: Sleep goggles for insomniacs, Star Wars fidget spinners, and more fun tech links

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did. Here’s where women in science are making a name for themselves. {Photo via Emily Calandrelli} This Back to the Future fan got a ticket after hitting 88 mph in his DeLorean. Darth Vader fidget spinners and Stormtrooper fidget spinners exist. Yes, they do! Here’s to moms who don’t make life perfect on Instagram This study says fitness trackers aren’t accurate at counting calories. Mark your calendars now! Sana’s smart sleep goggles for insomniacs will be out in 2018....

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Web Coolness: The annoying Instagram algorithm, how to listen to podcasts, and lots more.

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did. Cool Mom Tech is a reward style affiliate.   These portable park iPhone cases from Japan are cracking us up! Father’s Day, anyone? You’re not the only one annoyed by the Instagram algorithm. Someone used FaceApp on museum paintings and it’s awesome. A simple way to block calls and texts on your iPhone. Here’s how to find and listen to podcasts on your iPhone. Including our own podcast, Spawned!     What should you do with all...

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Web coolness: Last minute tech gifts for Mom, the airline laptop ban, phishing hits the White House and more

Here are some tech links we’ve been reading around the web this week. Hope you like them too. CMP is an rstyle affiliate   This is your weekend, mamas! We love this #mom tote from Amalia Lopez of Latte Design on Etsy. Maybe a little gift for yourself…? (shown at top) Lots of Mother’s Day tech gift ideas for you. But hurry! If you don’t hurry, maybe try one of these great ideas for last-minute Mother’s Day gifts, many easily accomplished thanks to online retailers and overnight shipping. Instagram photo gifts for moms who love their family photos. Really cool app-based service that can...

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Web Coolness: Mario Karts at Target, is Unroll.me safe, and teens are taking social media breaks.

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   You can now use Mario Karts at Target. Watch out for this Apple phishing site. Is Unroll.me safe to use? A closer look at their privacy policy. Cool events for families at the Apple Store! How celebs are using busyness, not wealth, to show status on social media. Interesting.   This Mother’s Day card from 55 Hi’s. So freaking true. Is your child gifted? Helpful online resources from an educational expert. Here’s why you should consider...

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Web Coolness: 101 women in tech to follow on Twitter, stop snooping on your kid’s social media, and more

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web we enjoyed this week. We hope you like them too.   Funny art from Curly Bracket Design. (But so true). Here are 101 London women in tech to follow on Twitter. Get ready: Facebook is entering the world of VR. Here’s how to use Apple Air Pods on a plane. Are you listening to our Spawned podcast yet? Here’s how Yosemite rangers are using tech to save bears.   Easy supermarket tricks to help you save money at the store, including smart apps! Research says snooping and...

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Web Coolness: Social media icon Easter eggs, the Facebook color updates, and kids and social media. Ahhhhh!

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   Social media icon Easter eggs! The horrifying amount of time people will spend on social media over their lifetime. Important new study about toddler screen time and sleep, parents. Tamagotchi are coming back! Using email as your baby book? Very 2017.   Aw, man. Nintendo is ditching the NES Classic. Womp, womp. How to use those color updates that are rolling out all over Facebook. Here’s how GirlsWhoCode is using kids’ robots to teach girls of...

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Web Coolness: More Twitter characters, the new Samsung S8, and saying good-bye to Internet privacy

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them too.   The perfect inspiration for a tech break. (via annasee) Save your eyesight! Night Shift is now available for your Mac. Big Twitter News: No more handles in replies to give you extra characters! The one Instagram feature you might not be using but totally should. 5 time organization techniques from experts that really work. Here’s what you need to know about the new Samsung S8. As Congress repeals Internet privacy rules, here’s what you should know. You can now reserve your fitness...

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