#mo365 Day 16: Pen.UP

I was immensely skeptical of the social network Samsung created for Note users when I first heard about it. I had no plans to get into it, nary a thought that it might in fact be my very own digital smack. Pen.UP is GREAT. I love that my Note lets me be creative and artistic on the go. I love the tools it puts in my hands wherever I am. And apparently, there are piles of other people out there who feel the same. Pen.UP puts all those people in…

Jealousy: My Life With Phones

Horrible. Crippling. Jealousy. I had to hit the internet to figure out how long I’ve been deep in the “hate” part of a love/hate relationship with my phone. September! It’s been since September. Pretty much the moment the first round of Windows Phone 8 devices were announced and I knew my phone wasn’t long for this world. Then my students started showing up with new phones. Galaxy S3. iPhone 5. A Lumia 920. An HTC 8X. Generous damn parents those kids have. *** I was a late adopter for cellphones…