Here are a few links we’ve enjoyed reading this week. We hope you like them too!
Most awesome video ever? Real life Super Mario Bros! Don’t try this at home, kids.
Whether your kids are going back to school this week or are already settling in, don’t miss all the great apps and gear recommendations for all ages in our Back to School Tech Guide.
25 smart women to follow on Twitter. Yes, there are thousands, but this is a great start.
The evolution of the photo booth: This is so cool We want one at our next party!
Fascinating new tumblr, Where Bloggers Blog, featuring the home offices (and away offices) of popular publishers from C.C. Chapman to Bloggess Jenny Lawson, to Rusty Blazenhoff of Laughing Squid. Also, our own editor Liz Gumbinner’s home workspace. (Not pictured: her embarassingly overstuffed storage closet, she says.)
Virginia Heffernan’s interesting take on what happens to old, unused websites.
An uncanny short film about society’s addiction to smartphones.
A car that drives itself may be in our future.
An Apple Store iPhone trade-in program is coming: can’t wait to see if it’s worthwhile.
Is Disney developing a Star Wars app for Apple TV?
This captivating “map” is for the Dr. Who fans out there.
Looking to buy a Wii U? Here’s a good reason to wait a few weeks.