Every day we are reminded of the environmental devastation taking place all around us. We are bombarded with statistics about rising levels of carbon dioxide, increasing global temperatures and the extinction of precious species.
The digital nomad lifestyle has become all the rage in recent years. People are leaving their office jobs and hitting the roads – working from laptops and enjoying the freedom of not needing to be in one place all day, every day. If this world is appealing to you, then there are a few gadgets that you really need to invest in to make life easier.
From its art museums, such as the Met and MoMA, to its lures such as the Bronx Zoo as well as Dyker Heights Holiday Lights, New York City is – without a doubt – the best city in the world. Its dining and drinking scenes, are unbeatable and boast incredible bars (Dante) as well as restaurants (Lilia).
Following the major technical evolution in 2020, we can only imagine what 2021 will have in store for us.
Microsoft’s Flight Simulator is all about putting you right inside the cockpit. But, while it’s always been about making you feel like the pilot, it was not available as a Virtual Reality experience until as recently as the 22nd of December 2020.
The Internet is no longer something that you browse on your PC to do research, online banking or to buy something from an eCommerce shop. Now, the Internet can be used to help you keep track of, and manage, other aspects of your daily life. For example, think about Alexa. If you fit sensors to your windows, which are linked to her, you can ask Alexa to check if these are closed when you’re not at home.
For millions of people around the world, the way they earn their incomes has been changed forever, but it has also opened a plethora of new opportunities to work and travel. Travelling across the globe has never been easier thanks to the low cost of airfare, but with access to modern high-speed internet, it’s also possible to work at the same time, which is what many people are doing. Known as digital nomads, these are professionals that have decided that they no longer want to be confined to an office setting, preferring to make their money while seeing what the world has to offer.
Travelling comes with a lot of obvious benefits, such as seeing new cultures, eating new foods, and meeting new people. But along with all of these, there are a myriad of health benefits that have been proven by science to improve people’s overall health. We live in a time where travelling is easier and cheaper than ever, and there are more than a few reasons we should all leave home every now and again to see something that we’ve never seen before.
With every passing year, technology takes another leap toward a bright and promising future. Never before have portable devices been quite so powerful, offering a wide array of modern features like cameras, internet browsing, video gaming, and much more. As we slowly make our way until a new era of foldable smart technology, there are a multitude of current smartphones that are at the bleeding edge when it comes to the newest features.
The joy of a road trip is that you really get to explore things you wouldn’t normally. It’s about the journey as much as it is about the destination. You get to head out on the open road, go where you want to, take as much time as you need, and enjoy being in the moment.