Cool Mom Tech http://coolmomtech.com Tue, 26 May 2015 13:56:30 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 Playmobil toys now with electricity. Creative playtime just got way more interesting. http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/playmobil-toys-with-electricity-amusement-park-collection/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/playmobil-toys-with-electricity-amusement-park-collection/#comments Tue, 26 May 2015 10:06:12 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24464 When it comes to build-it-yourself toys for our kids, Playmobil is a classic. There’s just something thrilling about opening up a toy kit with...

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Danny Weinkauf’s Champion of the Spelling Bee: Kids’ music download of the week http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/danny-weinkauf-music/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/danny-weinkauf-music/#comments Mon, 25 May 2015 17:14:38 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24617 Later this week, my kids and I will gather around the television to watch the nail-biting action of the Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals. But...

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The Parrot Minikit Neo 2 HD: One smart way to prevent texting and driving. http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/the-parrot-minikit-neo-2-hd-one-smart-way-to-prevent-texting-and-driving/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/the-parrot-minikit-neo-2-hd-one-smart-way-to-prevent-texting-and-driving/#comments Mon, 25 May 2015 10:00:41 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24630 Like we always say, the safest way to use your phone while driving is to not use your phone while driving. Duh, right? And...

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Can baby tech make parenting easier or does it go too far? http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/verge-video-baby-tech-with-cool-mom-tech/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/verge-video-baby-tech-with-cool-mom-tech/#comments Sun, 24 May 2015 10:00:51 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24620 I was so happy to sit down with Arielle Duhaime-Ross and Ben Popper of The Verge recently (oh, how we love The Verge) to talk...

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4 of the best free apps to help keep you safe on the road during summer road trips http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/4-free-apps-for-safer-road-trips/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/4-free-apps-for-safer-road-trips/#comments Sat, 23 May 2015 16:00:00 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24595 With an estimated 37 million Americans hitting the road on the Memorial Day holiday alone, it’s going to be the biggest travel weekend in a...

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The gorgeous new Epiphanie Bags collection: Goodbye synthetics, hello leather. http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/leather-epiphanie-bags-spring-summer/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/leather-epiphanie-bags-spring-summer/#comments Sat, 23 May 2015 10:00:02 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24549 I’ve been a huge fan of Epiphanie Bags ever since we featured them here on Cool Mom Tech years ago and it’s been so...

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Simple Machines app by Tinybop: Kids learning physics without even knowing it. http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/simple-machines-app-by-tinybop/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/simple-machines-app-by-tinybop/#comments Fri, 22 May 2015 15:31:45 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24576 We can hardly believe it that it’s only been a month since we featured the launch of The Robot Factory app from awesome app developer Tinybop, but they’re back...

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Web Coolness: POTUS on Twitter, Facebook dangers for people with depression, and new emoji coming soon http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/potus-on-twitter-dangers-of-facebook/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/potus-on-twitter-dangers-of-facebook/#comments Fri, 22 May 2015 10:00:48 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24604 Here are some of our favorite tech links from around the web this week. We hope you enjoy them as much as we did....

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The New Spotify changes: 3 awesome reasons to become a Spotify Premium member right now http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/new-spotify-premium-now-shows-running/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/new-spotify-premium-now-shows-running/#comments Thu, 21 May 2015 17:44:09 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24590 We’re huge Spotify fans in my home and on the go (in case you were still wondering whether moms actually know how to use Spotify),...

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KiDCASE is a clever, new iPad smart case that puts more screentime control in parents’ hands http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/kidcase-ipad-case-with-parental-controls/ http://coolmomtech.com/2015/05/kidcase-ipad-case-with-parental-controls/#comments Thu, 21 May 2015 11:47:43 +0000 http://coolmomtech.com/?p=24577 Watching our kids maneuver their way through all this new tech is a joy. It’s just so cool to see how much they’re doing...

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