Archive for September, 2011

Windows Phone 7.5

Windows Phone 7.5 update (codename Mango) is live.  Hopefully soon (if you’re a WP7 owner), your carrier should push the update to you.

What’s this? A Microsoft commercial that packages the features up in an easily understood way? Amazing!

I’ve been using Mango for 2 or 3 months now and as cheesy as it sounds it really does feel like you’re more connected with the people you care about.  Small things like seeing their face pop up on a live tile or reading their latest Facebook / Twitter post from the “What’s New” in a group give you that sense of connection.

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Everything Must Go

How timely.

Why the ‘Authentic’ Travel Experience Is a Myth

Good column on why the authentic travel experience that people build up in their head is a myth.

It’s always amusing to hear tourists mutter, “This place is too developed!”