Tuesday, April 24, 2018

​TPOL’s Technical Troubles

My plan is to write my trip report in real time, allowing for a day lag so jeepers creepers don't know exactly where I am. I had hoped that I could use my wireless...

Amazon Locker: 22nd Century Technology 

While we are not quite at the 3 seashell Demolition Man level, we are getting closer. A great stride for all of mankind is the invention of Amazon Locker, a service that takes Amazon...

Black Monday: Buying Stuff I Don’t Need

I've been missing in action since I boarded a plane bound for Michigan, went down to Columbus, saw nothing great there, and came home. This morning I woke up to a stream of Black...

Xbox One S: My IFE Recommendation

It was freshman year of college. I had just sold my Sega DreamCast for $300 to a kid from high school that swore that Sega would prevail in the gaming market. (at least my...

Photo Backup: A Persistent Problem

Do you have an external hard drive which is a backup of your external hard drive? Do you have SD cards that you will not format because you are afraid that some photos were...

ThinkPad Compact BT Keyboard: I Can’t Stop Blogging

Friends,  comrades,  bloggers!  I've been living in blogger's exile the last 2.5 weeks because of no Wi-Fi (and I've been quite the baby about it).  Looking back,  I could've purchased a Mifi plan which...

Offline Google Maps in Iceland

Offline Google Maps in Iceland is part of the Whose Land? Iceland Trip Report which covers the following cities: Baltimore, Maryland Reykjavik, Iceland Here is the Picture Preview. After our run in with the rental car people,...

The World’s Greatest Travel Jacket: A Smuggler’s Tool

This Baubax Travel Jacket Review is part of the Whose Land? Iceland Trip Report which covers the following cities: Baltimore, Maryland Reykjavik, Iceland Here is the Picture Preview. This is a review of the Baubax: The World's Best Travel...

Samsung S7 Edge: My Only Camera?

I'm on my way out of Shanghai on my way to Tahiti so I have time for a quick a-live post. Since taking off from JFK, I've yet to break out my iconic Nikon...

The Blackberry Passport: A Blogger’s Concession

The romance with the Priv was short-lived. AT&T was adamant that the Priv, though a Blackberry by name, is still an Android and therefore ineligible to be activated under my Unlimited International Data plan....
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