Tag Archive: Traveling


How to Look Inside Airports with Apple Maps on iPhone and iPad to Plan Ahead When Traveling

Airports can be hectic, and just about every traveler knows the stress of visiting an airport they have never been to before and trying to quickly navigate the maze of terminals to find their gate so that they can board a plane on time. A great trick that can ease the stress of travel and … Read More

Pocket Keyboard unfolds into traveling text machine

Lust List: Zagg Pocket Keyboard The Zagg Pocket Keyboard is for anyone desperate to carry the bare minimum. Well, the bare minimum would be to skip the keyboard altogether, but if you are looking for the convenience of an external keyboard without the hassle of carrying one, look no further. This diminutive package folds up […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Pro tips for traveling with your MacBook

Being a workaholic means I’m always taking my MacBook with me wherever I travel, but carrying around a $ 2,000 machine is a constant risk. In today’s s video I show you everything you need to know to keep your MacBook safe while you’re on…

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Experience the full rush of traveling Turkey in this epic video

Got three minutes? Then you can travel Turkey, north to south, through this shifting and cunningly edited short film, called Watchtower of Turkey, by Leonardo Dalessandri. He traveled over 3500 kilometers in 20 days, filming the lush landscapes and varied…

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The Cult of Mac Guide to Traveling Light

Travel can be a chance to practice minimalism, or an opportunity to drive yourself nuts. What am I talking about? Luggage. You can pare down your essentials to fit in a carry-on – even if you’re away for a month…

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Use “Apps Near Me” When Traveling to See Popular Local Apps for iPhone

App Store Icon The App Store gained a location awareness feature in iOS 7 that lists the most popular applications used in any given region, based upon the devices current location. For iPhone users who live in a particular location, it may not be that exciting beyond a one-time check up – though some cities do have great local apps that can be found and resurfaced through the ‘Popular Near Me’ menu –  [Read More…]

Use “Apps Near Me” When Traveling to See Popular Local Apps for iPhone

App Store Icon The App Store gained a location awareness feature in iOS 7 that lists the most popular applications used in any given region, based upon the devices current location. For iPhone users who live in a particular location, it may not be that exciting beyond a one-time check up – though some cities do have great local apps that can be found and resurfaced through the ‘Popular Near Me’ menu –  [Read More…]

Traveling With An iPad And A Camera: Batteries, Backups And Bags [Feature]

iPhoto is fantastic, if a little insular.

I just got back from a week-long vacation. We were staying in Tel Aviv, Israel, which meant lots of walking and cycling (I took my Brompton), plus day trips. Which in turn meant traveling light.

The iPad is perfect traveling companion, and the iPad mini is even better. But if you want to take lots of photos with an actual camera, or – worse still –  [Read More…]

Mac Setups: Traveling MacBook Pro on a Rooftop in Goa, India

MacBook Pro roof desk in Goa, India

For those of us up north battling the cold winter, this Mac setup at sunset is sure to inspire some envy. Reader Pavel G is spending his winter in balmy Goa, India, and set up a desk on the rooftop of a house near the beach. Here�s the hardware he�s using to be productive while beachside in the sunny tropics:

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