Home » Tag Archives: iphone

Tag Archives: iphone

Dropbox

We love Dropbox for everyday use to store files, documents and more.  But, Dropbox is indispensable for using while traveling.  We have the Dropbox app on our iPhones ,iPads and laptop. Dropbox is an easy place to store all the things you need when you travel.   Here are the items we store in Dropbox when we travel: Travel itineraries …

Read More »

Dark Energy Reservoir

Dark Energy Reservoir Image

Back in January, we started testing of the Dark Energy Reservoir to use as a backup charging source for our iPads and iPhones while traveling.  The results are in and we're thrilled. Overall:  This charger worked like a champ.  It charged quickly, efficiently and lasted forever.  If you don't have one of these and you travel, you're crazy.  We won't …

Read More »

Switching from AT&T to T-Mobile

So, the switch is on.  We’ve switched from AT&T to T-Mobile.  Switching from AT&T to T-Mobile was really fairly easy. If you’ve been away from the planet over the last couple of weeks, you may have missed the fact that T-Mobile is on the hunt and looking to poach customers from other US wireless networks.  And they’re paying to do …

Read More »

Dark Energy Reservoir

Dark Energy Reservoir Image

There’s nothing more that’s a pain in the a**, than having your tablet or phone run out of juice.  And of course, it always happens at the most inconvenient time.  After a long flight.  After running around all day.  Ugh.  Let’s face it.  No matter what kind of phone or tablet you have, the “advertised battery life” is never very …

Read More »

Losing your cell phone on vacation

Painful.  That’s the only way to describe losing your cell phone while traveling.  After traveling with a cell phone for almost ten years, not once have we lost one.  Never.  Ever.  Until now.  Somewhere in the Dar Es Salaam Airport in Tanzania, one of our iPhones took it’s own vacation.  A permanent one.  It wasn’t that hard being without a …

Read More »

Everdroid

Everdroid is a cell phone data backup service that stores your cell phone data on the cloud.  Contacts.  Calendars.  More.  Import or recover your important cell phone data and contacts in minutes. After losing our iPhone on a recent trip to Africa, we were in a pickle.  We weren’t about to buy a new iPhone, with a new version coming …

Read More »

mTrip Travel Guides

Over the weekend, we were making last minute preparations for our upcoming trip to Spain at the end of the week.  We were searching the iTunes App Store for an iPhone/iPad app that had subway and city maps for Madrid.  In the past, we’ve pretty much stuck to Lonely Planet apps, but this time around we wanted to try something …

Read More »

Travel tips for phones, laptops and cameras

 We have some great travel tips for traveling with all of your electronic gear.  With just a bit of preparation, you and your phone, laptop and camera will be ready for just about anything in any country.  We’ll also include security tips on keeping your data secure.  After all, you never know what may happen when you travel. Phones, smartphone …

Read More »