Category: Technology

Replacing Things on the Road

Every so often as I travel, things break. The little flimsy things often like lightning connectors which are used heavily often seem the most quick to snap or break at the lightning connector end. I bought the pair I had in Vietnam last year for cheap and they lasted about 9 months maybe. Not good…

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Fridays Camera Fun in KL

I had decided over my breakfast late this morning to go to the IT Lifestyle Plaza here in Kuala Lumpur but never made it. Instead I dallied around the Walk of Life and played with the camera for some hours. My main things to play with on the camera were; Setting Film Simulation to Classic…

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Debit Cards while traveling

Starting yesterday in the afternoon I noticed that one of my debit cards was blocked or locked and I could not use it to withdraw funds or pay for services or products. I saw a bewildering variety of errors on ATMs here in Cambodia. None really told me much other than the request was declined.…

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Travel Planning and Workflows

For awhile I used Ulysses for just about everything that involved text or notes. My travel notes were in pieces and relied on google calendar, the websites like booking.com, sky scanner, trip.com, etc. I realized with the trip coming up next that I needed something better so decided Ulysses was simply not the best choice.…

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Moving on from Instagram

After some years and two different Instagram accounts I’ve decided to delete both of them for a variety of reasons. Here goes: There are whole bunches of features that will never come to make it a true photo sharing resource. I don’t think we will ever see folders or nested folders or replying with an…

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Big Day in Battambang!

Every 30 days I have to renew or topup my data plan at one of the Smart Shops here in Cambodia. Last time it was in Siem Reap but now its here in Battambang. The shop is a 10 minute walk from the hotel I am staying in. Here in Cambodia it does not appear…

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