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For the Plugged-In Device Lover

Seven tools to document, control, and amplify your outdoor pursuits.    Photo: Fugoo Fugoo XL Sport Speaker  Guaranteed Pleaser The Fugoo XL Sport speaker handles the hardest bass drops and most delicate acoustic strums. Unlike many purportedly weatherproof competitors, it’s a truly durable unit: we left it in the rain for a week with zero problems.  Price $299 Buy Now   Photo: Nest Nest Labs Learning Thermostat Nest Labs Learning thermostat tunes into your phone’s location, making sure not to blast the A/C when you’re out on the trail. Bonus: the app guides you through energy-saving practices and shows you how much cash you save month to month. Price

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Our Favorite 3D-Printed Gear

Whether 3D printers pump out prototypes or the final product, this is the best new stuff made using the new tech.    Photo: Hoka One One Hoka One One Vanquish shoe Hoka uses 3D printing on the Vanquish’s mesh upper to provide its trademark security and support for your foot without much of a weight or breathability penalty. Tipping the scale at 9.8 ounces, the resulting shoe didn’t give us swamp feet on even the hottest summer runs. Price $170 Buy Now   Photo: Sage Sage 6200 Series reel A confidence-inspiring reel built to handle long fast runs from big fish, the 6200 series

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