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A Year of Smiles - Day 39


We live in an amazing time.  We are surrounded by technological advances that make our world a better place.  News and information is right at our fingertips.   150 more words

Just Because

I am learning Norwegian!

Anglophones have a pretty bad – if mostly accurate – reputation for not learning languages. I don’t know about other Anglophone countries but here in the UK, when I was at school, everyone learnt French from at least secondary school and everyone had to take at least one language at GCSE and yet if you reached adulthood with more than “bon-joor” in your vocabulary, you’d achieved something miraculous. 1,186 more words

The Travel Blog

forward motion.

I’ve been spending a lot of my time these days editing Just Making Cents when I’m not co-running W(REC)’D… which is probably why I’ve been posting here so little. 196 more words

Observation And Analysis

Got a Parking Ticket? Yup, There's an App for That

Nobody likes getting a parking ticket, but most people don’t bother to fight it because they don’t really know where to start, or don’t have the time… 10 more words

Digital, huh, what is it good for?

I maintain what I hope is a healthy scepticism towards the use of ‘digital’ when it comes to museums and heritage which mostly involves being a snarky bastard on the Internet and probing platitudes about digitisation in museums. 2,097 more words


Inspiration: There's Not an App for That!

We had a wonderful time with our Japanese family that visited this month. It was amazing to reconnect and renew the bond that holds us together. 426 more words

A Year Of Inspiration

Travel App Spotlight: AroundMe

AroundMe allows you to search for the nearest restaurants, bars, coffee shops ATM’s, gas stations, and much, much more.

So whether you’re home for the weekend, in New York for work, or vacationing in Seville, Nice, Milan or Tokyo, AroundMe provides simple access to local information. 34 more words