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Fry: Before, she was demanding and possessive. But now she wants me to do stuff and stay with her all the time.

Geek Fun: Geocaching

13.05.2009 (6:51 pm) – Filed under: Geek Fun

GeocachingModern Day Hide and Seek

Ever wanted to combine the fun and enjoyment of being outdoors with the fun that you can get from a new tech gadget? Ever long for the days when you could search your backyard for buried treasure? If you’ve answered yes to either of these questions, its time to enter the world of Geocaching and rediscover the outdoors and have a little bit of an adventure while doing it. Geocaching is fun the whole family can enjoy as well and helps one get out and take a break from the hustle and bustle of day to day lives. more »

Garmin eTrex Vista HCx Review

10.02.2009 (3:03 pm) – Filed under: Reviews

Garmin eTrex Vista HCxGarmin eTrex Vista HCx

The Garmin eTrex series is robust line of hand held GPS units. Designed with the outdoorsman at heart, these GPS units don’t read off turn by turn directions in a fancy British accent, so much as give you detailed accurate descriptions of where you are, where you have been, and where you are going, ensuring that your hike hits as few snags as possible. The Vista HCx is one of the higher end of the eTrex line, however, despite its bell and whistles, it still provides quick accurate results within a rugged exterior capable of serious punishment in an outdoor setting. more »