Will Palmer

Tucson-based Will Palmer is a freelance editor, a former staffer at Outside, and a longtime reviewer of tech, watches, luggage, running shoes, and apparel for Outside, the Buyer’s Guide, and Outside Online.

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The 9 Best Rugged Cases for the iPhone 6 Plus

It's packed with apps, Internet, and even a phone (how retro), but even the iPhone 6 Plus can't do it all. Any device thin and expansive is vulnerable. We've curated a guide to the protective cases...

The Best Winter Tech of 2015

Digital, wireless, and solar-powered, the newest pieces of outdoor gear help us get off the grid in more ways than one.

The Best Watches of 2015

Smooth operators for a rugged planet, these military-grade watches will help you feel in control no matter what Nature throws your way.

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The Test of Time

Summer's best timepieces play hard, no matter what you throw at them.

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A High-Tech Radio with an Old-School Look

Growing up in Sedona, Arizona, my friends and I were true pros at shirking responsibility. We spent entire days in the national forest building BMX trails, and in the summers we’d hang around...

Electric FW02 PU

Take a hefty stainless-steel case, add a funky artisanal aesthetic, and let Thomas Edison pick the name—that’s the Electric FW02.

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The Best Meditation Apps

Meditation. It’s not a New Age thing anymore, or a Buddhist thing, or even a David Lynch thing. It’s gone mainstream and secular, and now, like everything else in your life, it’s available as an app.

The Best Watches of 2014

Check out the best watches of 2014–multi-tasking data crunchers that won't slow you down.


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