Smartphone and Apps

Jaybird Freedom

Good sound in a very small form factor

A review on: Jaybird Freedom
tylrwnzl

Pros: Small size, sturdy design, battery life, sharp sound

Cons: A bit hard to keep in ear, sound needs tuning with an app

I first heard of Jaybird when they donated a pair of their X2 headphones (the predecessor to the Freedom) for our Winter 2016 Image of the Month contest winner. With their new Freedoms coming out I reached out to them and by way of disclosure they sent me this pair as a demo model to review.    This is my impression after about one week of use. Upon unboxing I was initially struck...
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Smartwatch with lots of skiing potential
Smartwatch with lots of skiing potential

Omate TrueSmart Smartwatch

Pros: GPS; runs Android apps; Battery life; fast; infinitely expandable

Cons: Pre-production, so there are still software issues; not for the technical newbies

Ideal Phone Case for Skiers
Ideal Phone Case for Skiers
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Jaybird Freedom

Jaybird Freedom

“I first heard of Jaybird when they donated a pair of their X2 headphones (the predecessor to the Freedom) for our Winter 2016 Image of the Month contest winner. With their new Freedoms coming out I reached out to them and by way of disclosure they sent me this pair as a demo model to review.    This is my impression after about one week of use. Upon unboxing I was initially struck...” --tylrwnzl

100% Positive Reviews
LifeProof iPhone Case 4S / 4

LifeProof iPhone Case 4S / 4

“ It can be difficult to find a good case for your iPhone - especially for the outdoor enthusiast prone to use his/her phone in adverse conditions. If your prone to dropping your phone, getting it wet, etc. you need to get your hands on a LifeProof case. With a solid, water sealed construction (seriously, I've seen these things left in tanks of water for extended periods), LifeProof cases are...” --mmckay

100% Positive Reviews
Mag-e Ski

Mag-e Ski

You love skiing, adventure traveling, new gear and trying out new destinations. You love your Ipad and you want good quality magazines that are made specifically for tablets… For free! Mag-e is built by specialized reporters, photographers and videographers that focus on specific subjects, regions and or events. Mag-e will test products for you, will go to destinations and show you...

Noisapp

Noisapp

Focus on activities, not your headphones or handset! Noisapp is a new motion tracking app that automates your music volume based on your motion. Noisapp turns your music volume up when you are moving, and turns it down when you stop moving or slow down. This way you can listen while you ride, and talk to your friends when you stop and on the lift, without touching your headphones or handset....

Omate TrueSmart Smartwatch

Omate TrueSmart Smartwatch

“The Omate TrueSmart was the KickStarter smartwatch darling of 2013, raising over one million dollars, or ten times its funding goal. After multi-month delays due to production issues, I've finally gotten my unit! It's essentially a smartphone scaled down to watch size. Here's how it stands up:    Design The TrueSmart boasts a functional design that's great for outdoors situations....” --Metaphor_

100% Positive Reviews
QuikCoach - Mobile Sports Video Analysis - By Twicely

QuikCoach - Mobile Sports Video Analysis - By Twicely

QuikCoach is a mobile sports video analyses application for tablets and mobiles. QuikCoach gives coaches and instructors the ability to quickly record and analyse their students performance. This not only gives them a quick and easy way of analysing video, but also gives the student important visual feedback on what they are doing wrong or more importantly doing right. QuikCoach has been...

Theodolite Pro for iPhone

Theodolite Pro for iPhone

Description Theodolite was written, and is sold by Epicski member Skier219. Based on a centuries-old astronomical instrument, Theodolite is a cool new multi-function augmented reality app for the iPhone that serves as a compass, GPS, map, zoom camera, rangefinder, and two-axis inclinometer. Theodolite overlays real time information about position, altitude, bearing, and horizontal/vertical...