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How to disconnect from technology, hint: it’s not as hard as you might think

I’ve been thinking a lot about how to disconnect from technology these days. From smart phones to connected watches, digital personal assistants to connected appliances, technology and our lives have so many touch-points. Heck, even that clock on my microwave is a non-yielding blast of cold digital color. Why disconnect from technology? Some augmentation is good, but when you end up ...
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Top hiking gear from the community!

If you're a gear-head like me, the mere thought of shopping for a new piece of hiking tech probably gets you excited. I found out during a couple live adventure chat sessions that I'm not alone. Members of the Hiking with Geeks community weighed in on their top hiking gear. Some of it is for thru hiking, and other items ...
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Osprey Mantra AG 28, the perfect hiking + business travel bag

I travel a lot for work. In the past 3 years, I’ve flown roughly 305,000 miles. If there’s a travel hack out there, I’ve probably tried it. I’ve used bags from brands like The North Face, PackSafe, JanSport, and many more… I’ve tried everything from cheap to expensive, exotic to plain. Until I found the Osprey Packs Manta AG 28, ...
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