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2013 so far: the linkdump

For anyone interested, a few of the recent articles that have appeared in print and online with my name at the top: 1. For the March issue of National Geographic Traveller magazine, I wrote a long piece on Lonely Planet, Foursquare, and the death (or rebirth?) of the travel guide. I’ll be in Rome during […]

The price of ethics

It sounds a bit cavalier, I know, but I just turned down a free phone. RRP around £450. The timing was perfect: I’m about to buy a new handset, having got frustrated with my old Nexus One and thoroughly fed up with my iPhone. There were strings, of course. But they didn’t insist I write […]