TECH LAB PLUS
Satellite radio lets you text from the wilderness 
Maine-based mapping company DeLorme offers the inReach, which keeps users connected via satellite.

TECH LAB PLUS

Satellite radio lets you text from the wilderness

Maine-based mapping company DeLorme offers the inReach, which keeps users connected via satellite.

Reliance on smartphones leaving hikers in a bind 
Officials say more hikers are skipping basic gear and relying too heavily on phones with GPS and a slew of gear-like apps to bail them out of a jam.
(JOHN HANSEN/PEMIGEWASSET VALLEY)

Reliance on smartphones leaving hikers in a bind

Officials say more hikers are skipping basic gear and relying too heavily on phones with GPS and a slew of gear-like apps to bail them out of a jam.

(JOHN HANSEN/PEMIGEWASSET VALLEY)

Tags #apps    #camping    #gear    #gps    #hiking    #smartphones    #outdoors    #wilderness   

Art Review: Dominating the landscape
- SALEM - The Hudson River School artists had a particular and romantic agenda: to transmit the sublime experience of nature they found in the American landscape. 

Art Review: Dominating the landscape

- SALEM - The Hudson River School artists had a particular and romantic agenda: to transmit the sublime experience of nature they found in the American landscape.