Outdoors

Review: Shake Weight Toner

Sure, calisthenics work. But when was the last time a push-up made you laugh so hard, you actually got in a decent ab workout? Say hello to the infamous Shake Weight, a device that’s been spoofed so rampantly (see SNL’s faux commercial) that most people probably don’t realize this thing’s actually a real product. But…

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Review: Sigg Frames Blue 20-Ounce

Does this popular, virtually ubiquitous bottle deserve the hype hikers, runners, and other outdoorsy types lavish on it? Yes, but the bottle is far from perfect. Pouring hot water into the narrow mouth meant risking third degree burns (there was more than ample splashback). And while Sigg assures us that their bottles are BPA-free, there…

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Review: SPOT Global Phone

My biggest beef with the SPOT Global Phone is coverage. Although the Globalstar Network coverage map shows most of South America within the “primary” coverage area, you have to read the fine print underneath that notes, “Roaming is unavailable to SPOT customers when traveling to the following countries and the surrounding ocean areas: Argentina, Chile,…

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Review: Citizen Eco-Drive Proximity

“Smart, or stylish?” That’s the question facing casual watch aficionados looking for a new, high-tech addition to their collection. On one hand (er, wrist), you’ve got the Pebble and other smartwatch upstarts, which come with built-in smartphone connectivity, customizable screens, and burgeoning developer communities eager to feed their app ecosystems. They also, by and large,…

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Review: Altra Intuition 1.5

If you’re already a passenger on the zero-drop bandwagon, the Altra Intuition 1.5 is a running shoe worth looking at, especially if you’re tired of sacrificing the comfort of a well-cushioned shoe for the performance of a barefoot-inspired design. And certainly take note if you’re a lady, since they’re designed specially for women’s feet. The…

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