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On my first Himalayan expedition, I spent $1 per character to replica Jaeger LeCoultre watches sendan email. "Hi, I'm back safely" costs $19! How times have changed.Twittering from the Top is not unheard of today. Expeditions sendemails, pictures and videos from trek to summit - all for pennies.Social media is a key tool for climbers and expedition companies topromote and share their adventures.The ability to stay in touch is priceless for some climbers. I knowthat without my satellite phone to call my wife, I would be lost onlong expeditions. The opportunity to bring others along on the dailyexperiences of a climb bring more meaning for some climbers. But forothers, staying connected destroys the purity of their sport.
Technology failures, rumors orhonest misinformation replica Tissot watches can lead friends and families to confusing andunnecessary concern.In 2009, Gavin turned back at the balcony and we watched his pathlead to an exposed edge and abruptly stop. He was fine but left manywatchers wondering if disaster had struck. His home team made this postin the midst of the crisis:There are hundreds of possible scenarios but nothing atpresent can be confirmed until we hear from Gavin. Due to his lack ofcontact we can only assume that he is either higher up and queuing tosummit without the tracker or on his way down and the phone battery hasdied with the cold weather. Obviously laptop and hence twitter updatescannot operate without the sat phone link up.Tim Ripple ofPeak Freaks kept everyone informed throughout his team's expeditionusing Twitter. Tim tweeted "Everest 27,000 ft.. we are alive and well.