What's in your bag? is a recurring feature where we ask people to tell us a bit more about their everyday gadgets by opening their bags and hearts to us. Show us your bag in this forum post. This week, we're featuring Scott Lowe.

Whenever I travel, regardless of whether it’s in the San Francisco Bay area or New York City, I prefer to carry as little as possible. In my mind, there’s nothing worse than a massive, overstuffed messenger bag or backpack. It’s completely counter to the idea of a more compact, consolidated future. That said, there are some items I simply cannot leave home without. This is their story.