Tag Archives : technology


TechWeek Chicago 2011 Reflections

Tomorrow I’ll be doing my “BarbWired” report for Chicagonistalive, a live internet show. We’ll be broadcasting online at 2:00pm cst from Willis Tower Skydeck, at 103 stories up [updated location]. TechWeek Chicago is my feature story. As a #TeckWk VIP, I got complimentary admission thanks to a Klout perk. Disclosure: http://cmp.ly/2/va. Although TechWeek events and […]

2011 Consumer Electronics Show Quick Start Guide

On January 5, I land in Las Vegas to cover the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show. I’m so excited to share my CES 2011 adventures with my readers!!! To orient you to the show’s major themes and events, here’s a quick start guide with conference content from the CES site.



10 Ways to Vacation from Social Media and Technology

Merci and Bonjour: Plugging Back into Networks After Unplugging in Paris Thanks to those of you who checked in over the past week and wondered “Where in the world is Barbara?” Paris was the answer. That’s me with Pan in Jardins et Palais du Luxembourg. I’ll have more stories about my trip later, but for […]