The Technology Dance

There is so much technology dancing on my laptop that sometimes while everything is loading I see the screen jiggle a little bit. Whether in terror or anticipation I can never tell. Technology is being hurled at me constantly. I’m applying for these writing gigs that challenge me to have perfect grammar or else and […]

My ASUS Returned From Hospital A New Notebook – NOT

A lovely DPD driver returned my love to me.  I was so excited to see the tablet screen working and as promised the Service Center had loaded Windows 8.1 so that I wouldn’t have the pesky issues with not connecting to the internet and I could use Miracast technology (only found in Windows 8.1) to […]

MY ASUS GOES TO HOSPITAL

My digital lover is in the hospital.  I am desolate, but managing to reconnect with my former companion, The Toshiba.  Yes, my better half, my ASUS Taichi 21 never regained its ability to project on the tablet screen, its mind completely scrambled by the torrent of Windows Updates thrown at it to fix all the […]

WINDOWS 8 MY LIFE AGAIN!!!!

Those of you following this blog may have noticed that I never wrote the big reveal about my exciting new ASUS Taichi – a tablet and a laptop in one. I had pictures of the fancy box and the beautiful card inside that promised the best customer experience ever. And then I turned on my […]

My Picks for the Global Mobile Worker Project

Well I have survived the first and most dramatic leg of my global mobile journey.  I can count it as a success.  I was able to stay connected despite Windows 8, the vagaries of hostel WiFi and the challenges of a backpacker lifestyle that has you on ten hour bus rides and requires you to […]

THE GLOBAL MOBILE WORKER PROJECT BROUGHT TO ITS KNEES

As challenging as Windows 8 has made my life, the remoteness of our journey makes it harder.  We travelled to the pueblo of El Remate, Guatemala so that we could venture to the Mayan ruins of Tikal.  El Remate is a small town on a lake, swollen from heavy rains.  Docks are under water and […]

YOU ARE WHERE YOU ARE

When you travel internationally and power up your laptop you realize that the mobile world is keeping track of you.  I am greeted in each new country by a message from T-Mobile Global, “Welcome to …. When I click on the Google tab on my browser reminds me where I am today, with Google Peru […]

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