Blind AT Hiker Made CEO For His Efforts

Blind Appalachian Trail hiker Mike Hanson was offered a CEO position at a start-up that provides real-time navigation to the visually impaired, according to the Star Tribune. Hanson spent two years developing a custom, hand-held GPS unit that spoke real-time…

Best Outdoors and Hiking Android Apps

By request and stemming from my previous post on, “A Quick Guide to the Best iPhone Outdoor Apps,” you guys wanted some of the best Droid apps, too. Well, here they are. I’ve found some of the best they have…

A Quick Guide to the Best iPhone Outdoor Apps

Apps and iPhone: Two words that have become not only a day to day activity for most of us, but an obsession. But who’s to say we can’t use our new found addiction to our benefit to further enhance the fresh…

Map Uncharted Territory with New iPhone App–GPS Tuner

Do you take your iPhone everywhere?  If not, you just might start–thanks to the brand-new iPhone app, GPS Tuner. The GPS Tuner is an iPhone-specific app that serves as interactive map for adventurous spirits. It automatically and accurately plans the best…