Many of my posts are about making your work-from-home life more fun and enjoyable, but what can you do when you want to put on your travel pants and take your office on the road?
With today’s technology, you don’t need to be tethered to a desk — as the many Digital Nomads can attest to.
These five gadgets aren’t just cool, they’ll also help you see the world without jeopardizing any deadlines.
1. A portable solar laptop charger
Never worry about losing your productivity groove because of short battery life again. ThisTreehugger.com article reviews seven great options.
2. Noise Cancelling Headphones
Too crowded to concentrate? Pop a set of these babies on your ears and it will be almost like you’re the only one around. Just remember not to “belt it out” when you sing along.
3. Mojo Slim Universal Travel Adapter
This slim travel adaptor works in 150 countries and takes up next to no room.
4. The Livescribe Pen
This smart pen sends what you have written (or recorded) to your laptop or mobile device. A great alternative to trying in vain to see past the glare on your laptop screen when you’re writing outside!
5. 12 Volt “Smart” Car Pot
No coffee shop, no electricity, no problem! This pot plugs into your car and can do coffee, tea, or soup. Amazing? Not really. Necessary? Absolutely!
BONUS Gadget of the Future: The Teleportation Device
Science or fiction? Dutch scientists may have taken a step toward making teleportation a reality. There is no doubt teleportation would really come in handy when you felt like a change of scenery.