Séamus BellamyMacworld

Séamus Bellamy is a travel and technology writer with bylines at Boing Boing, AFAR Magazine, BBC Worldwide and USA Today. A full-time digital nomad, Séamus calls Canada home--but he doesn't see it all that often.

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Language apps for iOS: Rosetta Stone beats Duolingo and Babbel

Learning a second language can be fun with an app to gamify the process—but tried-and-true Rosetta Stone works the best.

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Scrivener for iOS review: A sophisticated writing and research app for on-the-go

Like its desktop counterpart, Scrivener has the features you need for research and writing projects.

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LaCie Rugged RAID and SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick keep you backed up on the go

There’s no excuse for not backing up everything, thanks to these hardware solutions for Mac, iPad, and iPhone.

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WaterField Designs Atelier iPad Gear Case and iPad Pencil Case review: Expensive things to hold your other expensive things

If you're willing to spend the cash, you can carry your gear with class.

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Jetboil’s Genesis Base Camp System is the only car camping stove you’ll ever need

Now you’re cooking with gas! This travel stove is a lightweight, compact dream.

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Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless headphones review: Active noise cancellation with no strings attached

The ANC pioneers took the time to get wireless right, but audiophiles won’t be impressed with these cans.

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Garmin’s Tactix Bravo deserves a standing ovation

The Apple Watch could learn a thing or two from the Tactix Bravo about being a great travel companion.

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Bose QuietComfort noise-cancelling headphones go wireless

We strapped a series of new Bose products to our heads at a New York City media event on Friday.

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Gaia GPS helps you find your way anywhere, even offline

Hikers and travelers will love how this $20 app for iPhone and iPad makes it easy to download maps to your device.

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Have Gear, Will Travel: Introducing Macworld's newest column

Intrepid traveler Séamus Bellamy kicks off his column with a quest to learn Spanish using an iPhone app.

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Bowers & Wilkins T7 Portable Wireless Speaker review: Big sound with a few small problems

Few Bluetooth speakers sound or look as good as the T7 Portable Wireless Speaker, but it has some flaws.

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Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless headphones review: So expensive, so good

This could be the best sounding set of wireless on-ear headphones that you’ll ever clamp to your skull. If you can afford it.

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Pronto Peel universal remote control review: Cheap and relatively powerful, but you get what you pay for

As long as your hardware has an IR receiver, and doesn’t rely on Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or some other technology, the Pronto can probably control it.

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Iridium Go satellite hotspot review: More like ‘Iridium No’

The Iridium Go wants to be the future of off-the-grid communications, but its functionality is very much stuck in the past.