James A. MartinContributor, CIO

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James A. Martin is a seasoned tech journalist and blogger based in San Francisco and winner of the 2014 ASBPE National Gold award for his CIO.com blog. He writes CIO.com's Living the Tech Life blog and is also a content marketing consultant.

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11 top carry-on bags for tech-savvy travelers

No traveling techie should be without a trusted carry-on bag. These 11 unique options can help boost productivity on the road and stabilize some of the typical turbulence associated with modern air travel.

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4 reasons Logitech's Create keyboard may top Apple's Smart Keyboard

To start, you can actually buy the Create right now.

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6 iPhone apps that use 3D Touch to make you more productive

The new iPhones let you hard press app icons to unlock features that will boost your efficiency and productivity.

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6 reasons Apple Notes still can't replace Evernote

Why Apple's new Notes apps for iOS and OS X still can't beat Evernote.

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12 extreme, obscenely expensive laptop bags

All laptop bags are not created equally … and some cost a lot more than others. These 12 lavish notebook satchels may not be in your price range (unless you're a Saudi prince) but they're sure to inspire envy, confusion, disdain, or some odd combination of these emotions.

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Wacom's Bamboo Spark elegantly digitizes handwritten notes, drawings

If you still like sketching and writing by hand, but also want quick digital backups of your notes, you'll find a friend in Wacom's new Bamboo Spark.