Category Archives: Electronics

China and Instagram

After months of fighting the urge to download Instagram, I have finally given in, and I’m never going back. Continue reading

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Zhongguancun Electronics Market

After surviving many falls, my iPhone finally stopped working a few nights back. A trip to Beijing’s largest electronics district to see about a new digitizer was in order. Continue reading

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Back in Beijing

After much travel, several subways and a whole mess of Tech issues, I’m back online and back in Beijing.  My website has earned the great honor of being blocked within the PRC, and as such, it is far more difficult … Continue reading

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How to Make Cheap Phone Calls to China With Skype

Staying in touch with your friends and family while abroad can get quite expensive if you are always dialing straight out on your phone. Here is a way to still use your cell phone and be able to afford three square meals. Continue reading

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Creating a Global iPhone

A major question that comes up for any traveler is that of communication. I go over the steps needed to turn an iPhone into a travel ready, global phone. Continue reading

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The iPhone Experiment: Creating a Global Phone

So you want to travel the world, eh? How can I bounce around, stay in touch and avoid being bound to a dreadful phone contract? The answer lies in an unlocked, quad band iPhone. Continue reading

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