Travelers are familiar with the array of neck pillows available, but the BullRest Travel Pillow is a new offering we’re big fans of. Sean O’Meara created as a more comfortable, smaller, and better pillow for travelers. About the size of ski goggles, and ergonomically designed, these pillows provide better alignment and easily fit inside a […]
Gadgets & Gear
Former US Marine rigger, Jim Markel, builds Red Oxx Luggage in a workshop in Billings, Montana. Backed by a simple ironclad guarantee, and built to the best specifications, we’ve traveled with it for years and speak from experience. Jim joins us here to talk about the quality that makes his luggage special but also his attitudes […]
(ARCHIVED) The year begins with the National Association of Music Merchants holding a giant show in Anaheim California to showcase the best and newest products that everyone will see in the coming year when it comes to music, music production and new ideas. While closed to the public it represents one of the must visit […]
James DeRuvo chats with Paul about celebrating a Disney Holiday! From Halloween to New Year’s, Disney has the ideal family entertainment to put you into the spirit!
Photographer Eric Lindberg joins Paul to cut through the gadget haze about taking great travel photographs. They discuss equipment that you need and don’t need. Why amateurs often waste money on equipment and the art of photography. Eric has been honored twice by the Society of American Travel Writers as photographer of the year. Occasionally, he […]
Gadi Shamia, heads up a startup company, Magneto Calendar that promises not only to sync your calendars, let you know about traffic between appointments and in general coordinate your many appointments. It’s in beta and already we can see its value. There is automatic automobile expense reporting, you can grab web page data for meetings […]
Christian Gunning joins Paul to talk about the growth of Boingo, it’s expanding program in airports and also on military bases. Christian talks about the efforts Boingo is making to create more secure wifi hotspots and the growing use of encryption and also virtual private networks.
Paul and Elizabeth chat with Daniel Sieberg, a Google technologist about how Google maps the world. It’s a glimpse into how technology has changed the way we view the world and how we travel. Can you carry a 40 pound backpack camera? Google just gave maps a big upgrade and we’ll follow up on a future […]
Paul chats about the future of airport Wi-Fi with Zack Sterngold of Boingo Wireless. They talk about the importance of wifi in keeping all of us connected during our travels. They also talk about the future of wireless not only in airports but everywhere. Boingo has acquired Advanced Wireless Group (AWG), the second largest airport Wi-Fi provider […]