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GeoGearHeadsFor the one-hundred twelfth edition of the GeoGearHeads subwaymark joins us to talk about geocaching on trips. We heard from cybrgeek about using the Microsoft Surface RT to load his GPSR. Phillyman asked for opinions about traveling along Route 66 with his Garmin Oregon 400t, 550t, nüvi 40, and 2475 without data for his iPhone. Eric and Virginia wrote in about using GSAK and the Garmin POI Loader to load Geocaches into his Garmin GPSMAP 60 and nüvi. Wet_Coaster asked about issues subwaymark might have encountered carrying his gear through airport security.

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GeoGearHeadsThe team (bendodson, Simon Wicks, and Alan) from WallaBee joins us for the special edition of the GeoGearHeads on the second birthday of the game. The WallaBee team took quicks submitted from the Live Q&A along with those from 24Karat, abqfox, Acyducy, ALEVanguard, Aunt Carol, baleensavage, beavermuffin, BelleLea, betasito, BonnieB, BridieMayDeacon, bullseyeshooter, Carissa848, carolyhi, chan2013, Chuck's Ghost, Decoyote, dlp100, flame_b, Forman, HakanB, heterochromia11, ilowari, itsme123, JoMac, jRiegert, jwolf, Kagey, Katie W, katietot, kd7iem, KerryBee, loupea, lucycronk, maroo268, mert, mrsbatch, NiteOwlRN, onlysleepn, patnpc, peteroo31, RenevHasselaar, Robbie, scottyallanb, scrapcat, ShaneP, SkyRattlers, smurf, soxfan, Susie, targeteer2k, traciefrench, tszcz18, and vanda. The "WallaBee 101" guide was mentioned as a good tutorial. Also mentioned were the "ItemBrowser," "Honey Blend," and "WallaBounce" tools.

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GeoGearHeads[Team D]Benignsource (of "The Oh Beep! Geocaching Podcast") joins the panel for the one-hundred eleventh edition of the GeoGearHeads to discuss Mac OS Geocaching Apps. The apps mentioned were;

Also mentioned was "GGH Beta.38: Waypoints vs. POIs vs. Paperless" for a good discussion of using POIs.
TheWoodenRadio shared some information about the geohashing conversation last show. He shared the links for xkcd Geohashing Main Page, xkcd Daily Page, and xkcd's Detroit graticule page. He also shared a similar activity called GeoDashing.

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GeoGearHeadsThe Bad Cop and DarrylW4 talk through several subjects for the one-hundred tenth edition of the GeoGearHeads. The first item was let over from last week about Wet_Coaster's experience with his Asus Transformer. Nighthawk700, TAZ427, CodeJunkie, FuzzWuzz, billy robson, CP590, and Stucuk wrote in about their plans for the "I <3 Geocaching" Lab Cache (CP590 mentioned a couple of events – "Soup, Bread and Caching Love Stories the 6th Year" (GC4X6XE) and "I ♥ Geocaching" (GC4XMHV) – around exchanging them). Scrapcat shared her experience with "Klikaklu - Scavenger and Treasure Hunts" and wrote it up in her blog. We heard from NativTxn about the "GeoKrety Logger" app for Android. We also talked about a question from TheWoodenRadio about Google Maps. Next was the article from The Verge: "California woman who got a ticket for driving with Google Glass is off the hook." "H.R.3304 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014" aims to block six Russian monitoring stations (New York Times and The Verge). Last on the list this week was a question from JerseyEric about geohashing.

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GeoGearHeadsFor the one-hundred ninth edition of the GeoGearHeads talk about getting geocaching information to a GPSR. debaere (Google+) joined The Bad Cop and DarrylW4 to talk about the kit he uses mentioned in his "Nexus 7 Based Geocaching Kit" post. That kit is based on an OTG Cable and Nexus Media Importer. We also heard from Nighthawk700 who shared his technique using GSAK at the center. gnies asked about using his Galaxy S4 to load his eTrex 20. TAZ427 used the Live Q&A function in the Google+ Hangout On Air to let us know he does that with his S4 and Oregon. kc9gbo shared a little about his technique using Motorola Photon to my Delorme PN-60. The panel then talked a little about the dead Go Rove project and the failing of BaseCamp Mobile.
We heard from ds8300 and tor_selden with follow-up to last weeks's show. They told us about new laws in Sweden – "Stricter rules for powerful laser pointer from January 1, 2014 " – and laser safety.

Thanks to tokyotwowheeling and Ed2Ed for their reviews in the iTunes Store.

Congratulations to DudleyGrunt for submitting the winning answer for this week's question. Thanks to Cache At Night for their donation of this week's gift!

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