Wanderings and Ramblings

A Renaissance Soul blogging on traveling, reading, writing, and enjoying life.

Get your .blog domain!

As I mentioned in my previous post, there are lots of exciting announcements today! Here’s another one… If you’ve been looking for the perfect address for your blog, it’s about to get even easier. Millions of new .blog domain names (like yourname.blog) will be available this November — and starting today, you can apply to secure your own domain name. Interested? All of the deets are in the post below […]

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John Maeda, Automattic, and Design.blog

Lots of exciting things all being announced today at Automattic! The fabulous John Maeda is now an Automattician, serving as Global Head, Computational Design and Inclusion. He’s kind of a big deal in the world of design, y’all (understatement alert there). Very exited to have someone so talented and passionate about design and open source join us! If you’re a designer, or are just interested in design, check out Design.blog. […]

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A Thumbsup for Noise Canceling Earbuds

A little less than a month ago, I wrote a post pondering the merits of noise-canceling earbuds and whether or not they were worth the hefty price tag. The verdict is in: totally worth it! I recently flew to Amsterdam and tested my new Bose QC20 earbuds. While I still was not able to sleep much on the flight, the noise cancellation was very impressive (as was the battery life). […]

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