Solving for Social Media (my blackout results)

Yesterday ended my month-long social media fast and blogging hiatus. A number of people have asked me how that went, and just what I was up to with all that. Answers below 🙂 Was it worth it? Totally! Yes, unequivocally! Highly recommended! If you’re wondering why, read Deep Work. Did you miss it? Blogging, yes. Social […]

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Domestic cellphone solution: G’zOne Ravine 2

Frequent readers of this blog know about my dumbphone+tablet strategy, and why I recommend it for other world travelers. Here’s an update to say that I found the “plain jane” phone I was looking for a month or two ago. Well actually, this is more of a G.I. Jane phone… The Casio G’zOne Ravine 2 […]

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iPhones for the world traveler?

The iPhone 5 was just announced this week, something that I’ve been waiting for before finally retiring my old Motorola RAZR V3 that I use when I’m home in the USA.  There have been some very good articles about international traveling with the iPhone 5 already. If you’re into that kinda thing, go check out […]

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iPad + dumbphone > smartphone

People see me with my iPad all the time, and often ask how I like it. Along with an inexpensive cellphone, the iPad 3G is now a critical component of my Cloud Living lifestyle, and in this post I’ll explore why. I started off with the bottom of the line, wi-fi only, 8GB iPad, which […]

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