With an eye on a more mobile future, I’ve been experimenting with alternative PC setups for both productivity and entertainment.
Recent Travel Stories
We drove through the desert in a car with no name. We rode in a hot air balloon. We sailed down some canals. Yep. We’re in Mexico, instead of our usual home swap.
As Tolkien observed of writing The Lord of the Rings, “this tale grew in the telling.” And so it went with this rundown of our problems in Mexico.
There are a few things I meant to discuss in What I Use: Mexico City (Premium) but didn’t. Key among them are some health-related topics.
For our first international trip in almost two years, we’re visiting Mexico City, which can stand proudly alongside Paris as one of the world’s greatest destinations.
It’s been an interesting few months of tentative travel after spending most of the previous year stuck in and near my home.
What a difference a pandemic makes: With our vaccinations scheduled, we’ve started plotting some long-delayed travel.
About a month ago, my wife and I began plotting our first real travel in well over a year. We decided to start small, and semi-local, with a drive. To Washington D.C.
I strongly recommend that enthusiasts not give personal technology gifts to their spouses and partners. Yes, I routinely ignore this advice myself.
For the first time in over six months, I’ve had to think about which personal tech I would need for a trip away from home.
Google announced this week that it has improved the offline translation capabilities of its Translate mobile app.
Less than three years after it launched Google Trips, Google is killing the service and rolling some features into other services.
As I write this, we’re about two-thirds of the way through this year’s home swap, which is taking place near Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Brad, Mary Jo, and I will be appearing live in New York City on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 for our first-ever discussion about the Health Of Tech, or H.O.T.
After two years of detours, our 2018 home swap sees us return to our normal three-week schedule. This year, we're in Stockholm, Sweden.
It's been a few years since I last documented the mobile apps and services that I rely on while traveling internationally.
Friday night, my family is flying to Stockholm, Sweden for our 13th annual home swap. Which means that the stress level is set to 11.
T-Mobile's new day pass option for international travelers makes it the most affordable option of the major U.S. wireless carriers.