Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Pocket sized miracle


I'm heading up to Sydney in the morning for a couple of days.

Apart from clothes and toiletries I had a few other things I needed to take with me.

But rather than packing them in a bag I have them on my iPhone.

Episodes of Conchords and Entourage to watch at the airport.

Not to mention a couple of time killing games.

Full contact details of people I need to meet up with.

GPS so I can find my way to the famous Sydney coffee morning at Single Origin on Friday.

Up to date weather report for Sydney.

Internet and email.

Photos of my kids to show my friend I haven't seen in ages.

Camera.

Brian Eno's Oblique Strategies.

And of course a phone.

Who'd have thought any of this was possible when mobile phones looked like this: