Finding the Right GPS Watch for You - Part 2

by James Pool Computers and Technology, Travel and Leisure, Health and Fitness, Recreation and Sports
GPS watches, fitness watches, smart watches, activity trackers...when it comes time to consider getting into the wearable technology market for your outdoor pursuits it's a crazy and confusing world. In Part 1 of this blog series, I laid a foundation for evaluating watches that considered practical elements such as comfort and size in equal measure with specific features. In this installment, I will look further into the features themselves and the major categories of wrist-worn devices as defined by those ...
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Not Music to My Ears

by James Pool Travel and Leisure, Recreation and Sports
I love music as much as the next guy, probably more. When I got my first job I saved up all my summer wages and bought a serious stereo system, carefully selecting each component and leaving enough for beautiful, enormous floor speakers with real wood cabinets. For years I built an album collection that got me through college and girlfriends and road-trips and depression, and I'll be the first to admit I played the Cars first album at window-rattling decibels ...
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Finding the Right GPS Watch for You- Part 1

by James Pool Computers and Technology, Health and Fitness, Recreation and Sports
When I was hatching Adventurebabble one of the first things I thought about exploring was the confusing process of selecting a GPS or multi-function watch for outdoor adventuring. Why? Because I talk with people all day about these gadgets and know first hand how lost most people are when it comes to choosing the best device for their needs. Considering that the price tag on some of this wrist gear can travel north of $800, being confused and perhaps ignorant is ...
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