Will Palmer

Author's Bio

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.

Creative Zen - Audio Players: Reviews

We love the Zen's 2.5-inch screen and crisp sound. Music, photos, video, FM, and voice recording are standard, and a card slot lets you boost storage. PC only; creative.com

Hewlett-Packard EliteBook 2540p - Laptops: Reviews

3G in the SaharaThe 2540p is a 3.6-pound, "business rugged" machine built to military standards: Its magnesium-alloy case can handle 300 pounds of force, and the shock-mounted hard drive is rated to...

Jorg Gray 9400-14: Sport Watches Review

We like this American watchmaker for its unique designs that hold up to the elements while looking great with a suit. This patriotic, red-black-and-blue number has a soft calf-leather strap, 100-...

Logitech Pure-Fi Anywhere - Audio Players: Reviews

Designed to play and charge iPods but also sporting an auxiliary jack, this sleek system will really rock a hotel room, but you'll probably set it up back home, too. Lightweight but unflimsy, it...

Freestyle The Ranger: Sport Watches Review

Freestyle takes a step back from its usual designer impulses, leaving in the 100-meter water resistance, stainless-steel case, and fumble-proof nylon strap. Best of all, though, is the popsicle-blue...

Microsoft Zune HD - MP3 Players: Reviews

Pocket PhilharmonicWe're all iPod junkies, but Micro­soft's Zune HD was a nice surprise. As a video player, it's comparable to the iPod Touch, and for pure audiophile pleasure we daresay it's...


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