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.

Google Nexus One Smartphone

An iPhone clone? Not so fast. This beautiful device (made by HTC) represents the best of smartphone technology. With more irresistible features than you could ever use, the Android operating system...

License to Swill

Turns out moderate drinking might not be preventive medicine after all. But that doesn't mean it's not good for you.

Southwest Adventures: Sedona, Arizona

BEST: SEPTEMBER–OCTOBER: COOL TEMPS, NO CHICAGO SPRING-BREAKERS Ninety minutes north and a world away from Phoenix, Sedona has a reputation for crystals, pink Jeeps, and more curio shops per acre...

Shoes for Adventure Photographers: Merrell Mangree

Count on Merrell to deliver a high-performance, air-cushioned-midsole boot—with anti­microbial treatment—that'scut out for trail duty and urban assault. But the swooshy lines may make this...

Shoes for Adventure Photographers: Born Bronson

Comfort kings Børn take on the motorcycle boot with the tough-as-nails, full-grain-leather Bronson. (Yes, inspired by Mr. Charles.) It's an ideal world traveler for those wishing to maintain a...