My top gadgets, apps and websites in 2016 I could not do without

  1. Clicky — web analytics
  2. Briggs & Riley iPad bag
  3. iPad on 4G from EE
  4. Toggle Mobile — roaming mobile provider
  5. Tripit Pro — travel app
  6. Pressreader — read newspapers as they were published
  7. CodeGuard — website backup
  8. Yourls — personal URL shortener
  9. World Time Buddy — world time calculator
  10. Sticky password — password management
  1. CoSchedule — blogging content calendar including smart scheduling. Read my CoSchedule review.
  2. KeyCDN — a fast and reasonably priced Content Delivery Network to serve my blog faster. More here (this link gets you 250GB to play with — more than some bloggers will need in a year.
  3. Spotify Premium — I pay the £10/month to remove ads, highest quality streaming and to download music for the plane. Right now in the UK you can get 3 months of premium for £0.99
  4. Sony SRS-HG1 — a WiFi enabled portable speaker. Also connects via bluetooth. I can use Spotify connect to send tunes to it directly,
  5. Global Entry — for rapid access into the US. I also get TSA-PRE Check so get on US outbound flights faster. The UK Government/US Government vetting PLUS an in-person interview in the US was worth it for the time saved not being in US immigration lines.
  6. Anker 10 port USB charger — 10 USB ports at 2.4A on each port for charging everything and anything on the go
  7. VyprVPN VPN — simply the best VPN solution around. I use it on every device to connect me securely when using public WiFi. Use this link to get 40% off a 12 month subscription (that’s just $60 year with this link).
  8. Pocket — “Save for later” service. I used to use my own self-hosted semantic scuttle bookmark system. Pocket rocks. Period. Use it so save anything to read offline later on multiple devices.
  9. Grammarly — helps proof read anything you write and provide suggestions on grammar and spelling
  10. Premiere Pro CC — What I edit all of my speaking videos with. Not cheap, and it takes a while to master but really worth the price.

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The Actionable Futurist™. Former Global Managing Partner @ IBM. Proud Dad. TEDx & International Keynote Speaker. Aussie in London.

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Andrew Grill - The Actionable Futurist™

Andrew Grill - The Actionable Futurist™

The Actionable Futurist™. Former Global Managing Partner @ IBM. Proud Dad. TEDx & International Keynote Speaker. Aussie in London.