Today a fire hit a major datacenter in Seattle, taking money processor Authorize. Net down. This has caused many web-based financial transactions to grind to a halt, but Authorize. Net isn't the only website that's gone offline today. Another popular website has fallen, Geocaching.
When the amber LED lights up, the solenoid pulls in its plunger from the "lock" a piece of MDF with a hole in it and the box opens. I have upd…. More Germany Geocaching. Cryptex: Homemade cryptex from PVC pipes. The cryptex works much like a bicycle's combination lock, and if one arranges the disks to spell out the correct password, the tumblers inside align, and the entire cylinder slides apart. In the inner compartment of….
G eocaching and Letterboxing in Virginia are the ultimate treasure hunt. Add excitement and fun to your driving, camping and hiking experiences! Geocaching employs the use of a GPS device global positioning device to find the cache. Letterboxing uses clues from one location to the next to find the letterbox; sometimes a compass is needed. Both methods rely on the Internet - advertising the cache, providing basic maps and creating a forum for cache hunters.
Geocaching is a great way to spend an afternoon, a day, or a weekend. This activity seems to be taking the nation by storm and is responsible for the rising popularity and availability of GPS and auto navigation systems on the market today. Regardless of whether you are purchasing the bare minimum system when it comes to geocaching or investing in a top of the line auto navigation system that has all kinds of bells and whistles, I am fairly certain you will find that geocaching is a great activity for many reasons.