Category: Link Roundups

Web Coolness: Tech holiday gifts, 10 most popular emoji, and the West World soundtrack

Here are some of our favorite links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   15 of the coolest custom photo gifts for the holidays. Wait, marshmallows? Amazon is about to revolutionize grocery shopping. A very handy website for book lovers. Here are 5 women who are changing the virtual reality scene. Here’s how these robotic utensils are changing the lives of people with disabilities. This Google Earth timelapse shows how much the world has changed.   A subscription box gift for kids that can teach them how to make their own...

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Web Coolness: Cool holiday tech gifts, email inbox anxiety, and big Netflix news!

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web this week. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   Some of the coolest gifts for tween boys (that girls will love too). Those sneakers! This is not a drill. You can now download your Netflix favorite shows and watch them whenever you want, no WiFi required. A fascinating piece about online friendships. Easier to make, but also shallower. Here’s what to delete off your phone to get more space back. A holiday tech gift for kids that you might want to keep for yourself....

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Web Coolness: Free Minecraft coding tutorials, Twitter cracks down on harassment, and an app to teach kids empathy

Here are some of our favorite links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   10 fantastic online resources for curious kids, all of them free! Even cooler stuff you can do with Tripit: rate your flight right from their mobile app! Fun: Free Minecraft coding tutorials created for Hour of Code. Twitter finally rolls out their anti-harassment tools. The world’s largest Lego store just opened and whoa. This fantastic app for kids teaches them empathy and self-reflection.   It’s here! The new Star Trek clothing line from Think Geek and Her Universe....

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Web Coolness: The mini NES Classic, Instagram Live, and the best Alexa hack ever

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them too.   Okay, this new mini NES classic console is the best holiday gift ever. We are loving the new mannequin challenge. This one takes the cake! Would you have recognized this man’s voice if he was your uber driver? So cool! This man hacked Alexa into a wall-mounted singing fish and it’s the best thing ever. Someone hacked the Google Pixel in 60 seconds. Oops.   Very cool new emojis are on the way. (Image via emojipedia) Will Instagram be adding...

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Web Coolness: Election Party invitations go digital, David Bowie emojis, and Napflix

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them too!   6 cool digital election party invitations. David Bowie emojis are coming! Wishing you had a one-handed keyboard for your iPhone? Here’s how to make it happen. Here’s the scoop on the new Microsoft Teams. Should Slack be worried? Got insomnia? You might need Napflix. (Hilarious).   A wearable that might help you keep your kids safer. 5 cool STEM TV shows for kids. If you ever feel like your spelling ability is subpar, watch this. (Make sure the sound is on)...

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Web Coolness: Last-minute geeky Halloween costumes, fun Halloween apps for kids, and Twitter kills Vine. What?

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them too.   30 last-minute geeky costumes, like the Pokéstop above from PopSugar, that you can easily put together. One of our favorite to-do apps just got a major upgrade. Nice! Wow, big news: Twitter is killing Vine! Need last-minute Halloween costume help? Check out these DIY Star Wars costumes. New York subways might just be Metrocard free by 2020 thanks to this app.   6 Halloween apps for kids, from adorably spooky to downright scary. Amnesty International ranked 11 tech companies on encryption and...

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Web Coolness: STEM Halloween costume ideas, a new Instagram feature that could help save lives, and lots more

Here are some of our favorite links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them too.   Need some Halloween costume ideas? How about cool women in STEM! A crib that puts the baby to sleep? We’re intrigued. This new Instagram feature could help save lives. A very cool way to teach kids data visualization. Here’s a first look at the newest gaming system: Nintendo Switch. If your kids use earbuds, you’ll definitely want to read this. Whoa.   Oh, pretty. Misfit just launched Phase, their first smart watch. Wow, AT&T insurance will start covering cracked screens. Check...

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Web Coolness: Goodbye Galaxy Note 7, hello Google Home, and do smart leggings really work?

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   The coolest toothbrushing apps for kids. Because Halloween is coming. Here’s why Samsung is abandoning their Galaxy Note 7. TL;DR = It blows up. A new video streaming app for kids that’s completely ad free. Whoo! You have got to see these amazing Star Wars beds.   Meet Google Home, the new Amazon Echo competitor from… Google. A smart light-up cap. Great for bikers and hikers! (via swiss miss) Do smart leggings really work to find...

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Web Coolness: The new Google Pixel Phone, how to get to inbox zero, and the fanciest iPhone cases ever

Here are some of our favorite links from around the web this week. We hope you enjoy them too.   Fun DIY no-carve Pokémon pumpkins! Is your next favorite TV show going to be written by a bot? A new study says women might be better coders but suffer from gender bias. Hmmmm. Is it ever okay to brag about your kids on social media? Here’s a sneak peek of the new Google Pixel phone. You can now charge your phone with poop. Well, sort of.   We found a BB-8 waffle maker! The fanciest iPhone cases ever. Carving...

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Web Coolness: BB-8 Halloween pumpkin, a hot instant camera, and saving drafts on Instagram. Whoo!

Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did.   A BB-8 Halloween pumpkin! These Note7 stories are freaking us out. This one blew up a MacBook. Cool jewelry for geeky kids. Here’s the low down on Allo, the new Google messaging app. The new Grammar Snob app that’s exciting grammar police everywhere.   We’ve never seen an instant camera like this! And just a few days left to get in on their Kickstarter campaign. A very cool gadget that fries your food without the oil....

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