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Offbeat Public Network Could Be a Geocaching Tool

Our friend David Strom alerted us to this offbeat variation on geocaching. Dead Drops is an anonymous story-sharing network that uses a simple approach to exchanging information. As the site explains,“USB flash drives are embedded into walls,buildings and curbs accessible to anybody. Everyone is invited to drop or find files. Plug your laptop [...]

Groundspeak’s Android App is Finally Here

Seven months after Groundspeak co-founder Bryan Roth told us there would be an official Geocaching.com app for the Android “soon,”Groundspeak has finally delivered. The app costs $9.99 and you can find more details here. It looks like the best feature of Groundspeak’s Geocaching for Android Application is that you can query the database in [...]

New Contest —Win a JOG Geocoin!

CONTEST ALERT! Starting 12:00 a.m. ET on May 3 (the 10th anniversary of geocaching),the people who write the first 20 reviews on our Reviews page on this site (good or bad reviews!) get a free limited edition JOG geocoin. Please remember to leave your email addy so we can contact you for snail mail [...]

The Joy of Geocaching Now on Scribd!

You can now view and download the uncorrected manuscript of The Joy of Geocaching on Scribd! Flip through the pages on the viewer below,register your ratings and comments on Scribd and post your comments below.

Joy of Geocaching Uncorrected Manuscript

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Joy of Geocaching Proof Now Available For Download

The Joy of Geocaching is at the publisher’s,but you can get an electronic copy right now. Just click on this link to download an uncorrected draft.

Please note that this is an uncorrected version,meaning  it’s got typos,punctuation mistakes,images out of alignment and all sorts of other issues. It’s also missing a [...]

Feedback Needed:Tech Talk – Software Goodies for Geocachers

This is a full draft  chapter from Joy of Geocaching. We need your input! What have me missed? What have we got wrong? What new stories can you contribute? Please comment or e-mail us

This chapter covers several of the most popular and useful geocaching applications,including GSAK,GeoBuddy and Microsoft Streets &Trips. We [...]

Feedback Needed:The Joy of Geocaching

This is a full draft  chapter from Joy of Geocaching. We need your input! What have me missed? What have we got wrong? What new stories can you contribute? Please comment or e-mail us.

 

 

 

MonkeyBrad was talking with a friend one evening in 2005 about the [...]

Feedback Needed! Hiding a Geocache

This is a full draft  chapter from Joy of Geocaching. We need your input! What have me missed? What have we got wrong? What new stories can you contribute? Please comment or e-mail us.

After you’ve spent a few months searching out other people’s geocaches,you’ll probably be tempted to place one of your own.  [...]

Looking to Interview Puzzle and Extreme Cachers

We’re in the home stretch of Joy of Geocaching (it’s due to the publisher June 15) and we still need to conduct some interviews. We’d like to speak to a couple of avid creators of puzzle caches about what you love about puzzles,what are some of your most memorable hides and how you think [...]

What Software Should We Check Out?

We want to be sure we provide guidance on the best geocaching software applications.  We have an extensive guide to GSAK,an overview of Google Earth and a shorter review of GeoBuddy.  We also intend to try the geocaching.com client for the iPhone.

What are we missing?  What are the popular and useful geocaching applications [...]