A Great Travel Companion

There are many little apps for the iPhone that come in very handy for traveling, but this one really caught me by surprise!  The app translates printed text on the fly in real time.  It substitutes the words it sees in print with the translation.  It’s rather remarkable, really—a new breed of language dictionary is born. Check out Word Lens… Continue reading

Just Perfect!

Another absolutely perfect Fall day! The Friday laundry cycle has begun. In a few minutes I’ll be off to the Tonsorial Parlor for another amazing haircut.  My hair is so long now, I’m not sure if it improves or interferes with the neighbors satellite TV reception. Then, it’s off to the cleaners to drop off and pick up. Next is… Continue reading