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)
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.