July 1, 2009
Posted: 05:10 PM ET
It's Day 3 with no smartphone and, wow, this sucks.
I feel disconnected, and not part of the collective online world. I know - lame, right?
I keep having the feeling I am one or two steps behind in my work because of my lack of connectivity. I know this is crazy, because I added it up and between my home and office computers I'm very close to being as connected as I was when I had my iPhone. But it still feels like I am missing things.
I took my laptop to my meeting yesterday and found myself more distracted than if I had my smartphone. Because I had a full screen in front of me, I was peeking and reading in ways that I would have never done with just my iPhone in my pocket.
I got some great comments on yesterday's post, including one from Josh that I talked about in this video that I think you all will like once you watch.
Thanks for watching and keep the comments coming! It's the only way to keep this conversation going, and it always raises new and exciting discussions I never would have thought of.
Here's a question I asked in the video: What is the one piece of technology you own that you could not live without?
Please take a minute and drop a response. And jump on over to Twitter to join in that conversation.
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