My Favourite Set Up For Online Reading – iPad Plus Mantaray

When I first bought my iPad last year, my intention and hope was to see if it could completely replace my ten year old MacBook Pro. In the end, the "proper" keyboard of the MacBook (still the loveliest keyboard I've ever used on any computer), the larger screen, and the need to plug in things… Continue reading My Favourite Set Up For Online Reading – iPad Plus Mantaray

8 Reasons Why I’m Happily Sticking With Flickr

Flickr have announced a few changes in recent days which have stirred mixed reactions amongst existing members. I've made no secret on 35hunter before that I'm a big fan of Flickr and have used it extensively for years. It serves a multitude of purposes for me, and I'll continue with my Pro subscription into the… Continue reading 8 Reasons Why I’m Happily Sticking With Flickr

Lessons From The Unplugged – Mindlessness, Focus, And Why What Matters More Than When

My Sundays Unplugged experiments have enlightened me no end. One of the most valuable lessons I've absorbed is that when I unplug is not so important. Staying offline a whole day - or indeed the whole weekend - just for the sake of it, doesn't offer unlimited benefits with no downsides. Far more influential is… Continue reading Lessons From The Unplugged – Mindlessness, Focus, And Why What Matters More Than When

How To Keep Up With Everything Online

In my own recent experiments with publishing daily and unplugging from the internet, I've been striving to find a happy balance online. One thing that's become a pressing issue for me - and which seems to be something most of us struggle with - is how to keep up with everything.  Here's what I've done… Continue reading How To Keep Up With Everything Online

Sundays Unplugged – 10 Weeks On

In late February I wrote about my Sundays Unplugged experiment. The premise was simple - no internet access on my phone on Sundays, and no iPad or MacBook at all. The aim was to spend more time offline with my family, reading, and just not frequently and unnecessarily checking the internet. Ten Sundays later, here are my… Continue reading Sundays Unplugged – 10 Weeks On