Jason Johnson

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Introduction to Map Layers for Backcountry Navigation

Most modern maps are generated from multiple map layers stored in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Each map layer represents a different group …

Maps

Tents 101: Single-Wall vs. Double-Wall

<i>Originally Published on April 2, 2015.</i>By MSR Tent Designer Terry BreauxWhat defines a single-wall versus a double-wall tent? Why the two construction …

Backpacking

Giro Timberwolf Cold Weather Bike Helmet Review

The Giro Timberwolf Cold Weather Bike Helmet in an insulated winter biking helmet that’s goggle compatible and has adjustable vents for heat …

Backpacking

Appalachian Fail: What I Learned from My Failed Thru-Hike

The following is a guest post courtesy of John Desilets. If you have a story to contribute, submit it here.<br>On April 4th, 2017, I set out to hike the …

Schadenfreude

The 28 Best Outdoor Stores in America

<i>Last Updated January, 2018: We’ve added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Editor’s Choice: Outdoor Gear</b> …

Outdoors

The Best Place to Camp in Each Western State

Ready, set, camp<p>Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing, and …

Freaked out by in-home delivery? Blame August CEO Jason Johnson

The August Home CEO, whose company was just acquired by Assa Abloy, has big plans for in-home delivery. Get ready for more retailers looking to get their foot in your front door.<p>In-home package delivery could grow to rival voice assistants as a driver of smart home product sales. At least that's …

eCommerce

How Audiophiles Shop for Audio Gear

If your stereo makes you tired, buy a new one. That’s one of the vital bits of intel gleaned from a conversation with <i>Sound & Vision</i> editor Rob Sabin. …

Audiophile

New Home Access System Allows Users to Control Door Locks from Afar

August Access allows its customers to control and monitor their door lock from anywhere, at any time<p>Have you ever needed to be two places at once? Off to pick up your children from soccer practice while also at home to answer the doorbell when the plumber shows up? Well, with a product by August …

Petchatz

PetChatz is a newly presented pet communication system that enables you to interact with your pet from any place in the world throughout your day. …

Alarm Clock Dark Wood

Richie Rich was that perfect kid who had everything. Go-carts, a giant four-poster bed, a butler named Herbert and lights that turned on with a flap of his clammy, rich-kid hands. Man, did we envy him! Luckily, our time has finally wound around. Kikkerland has made a dream come true: now even we’re …

Shopping

POKKETMIXER Black

Since the birth of portable music players, virtually anyone can become an armchair DJ. But up until now, it cost a fortune to carry the equipment necessary to really rock a party. That’s about to change thanks to <b>POKKETMIXER</b>—the first <b>mobile mini DJ mixer</b> for everybody. This versatile audio accessory …

Apple Tv Holder | By Tinsel & Timber

Apple TVs and their tiny remotes have become staples in many people´s living rooms but they haven´t had a good home of their own - until now. The …