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Ziploc alternatives for your favorite trail snacks

Food and hydration are two of the most important items to have with you on the trail. Early on we started looking for ziploc alternatives because, while ziploc bags are effective snack-keepers, using one for every hike seemed a little…
royal arch by ed pformer

Hiking the Royal Arch Trail

The Royal Arch Trail out-and-back hike offers awe-inspiring views for those looking for a heart-pumping couple hours on the trail. With over 1,600 feet of gain over ~3.5 miles, this is a vigorous hike, but the views of Boulder and…

Join us at DeveloperWeek Austin

Austin is well known for breakfast tacos, BBQ, and music, but it’s also known for a gargantuan tech presence, vibrant startup ecosystem, and welcoming vibe. That’s why we can’t wait to be among the exhibitors at DeveloperWeek in Austin. We’re…

How to talk to dogs + hiking safety

Oh hey there 🙂 It’s been a few months since the last ‘monthly’ email. Don’t worry, I’ll get you caught up! But first, some geeky news… Geeks in the Wild – June 2018, V2.6 Dogs dig baby talk If that…

Paramedic ants + wood that’s stronger than steel

​Turns out, ants are some seriously skilled paramedics! Geeks in the Wild – February, 2018 V2.2 We already know ants are strong, now we’re learning they also triage the wounded Scientists have been studying the habits of ants, especially when it comes…

Addictive technology + your friends on Facebook

Sometimes friends just don’t understand. We’re diggin’ in to how disconnecting can effect friendships… and a sprinkle of other interesting stuff. Now for the goods! The Digital Detox – January 2018 Technology is meant to be addictive And Claudia Geib…

Ancient bears, wine, and mysterious disappearing antlers

Oh hey! Welcome to the coolest new geeky newsletter. Or maybe just the newest. Look here for interesting articles about nature and disconnecting monthly (and sometimes more often when I get around to it). I’d love your feedback, so send…

The Dark Side of Social Media + Millennials and Silence

Oh hey! Welcome to the coolest new digital detox newsletter. Or maybe just the newest. Look here for inspiration to disconnect, sent to your inbox monthly (and sometimes more often when I get around to it). I dig your feedback,…