Why You Don’t Need a Fitbit to Get in Shape

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One of the biggest advantages of having a smartwatch is for the fitness-tracking capabilities, but according to a new study, your smartphone is actually better at tracking your fitness activities. A new paper that was recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that most fitness-focused smartphone apps are just as accurate […]

Fitbit Flex Review

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The Fitbit Flex is the first activity tracker from Fitbit that users wear on their wrist. As a result it feels like the Nike FuelBand, but without all of the features. The actual Fitbit Flex tracker is a small black device that fits inside the wristband. The design allows users to switch out the wristband […]

Fitbit Flex Fitness Tracking Wristband Now Available For $99.95

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About five months after its announcement at CES 2013 the Fitbit Flex fitness and sleep tracker is now available for $99.95. The Fitbit Flex is the first Fitbit users can where around their wrist at all times. The Fitbit Flex tracks many of the same stats as other Fitbit devices including steps taken, calories burned […]

FitBit Announces Android App, Brings Syncing To Galaxy S3 and Note 2

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FitBit announced its first Android app for its line of fitness trackers this week, though it only supports two Android phones so far. The new FitBit Android app will let FitBit users sync their mobile fitness devices to their Samsung Galaxy S3 or Samsung Galaxy Note 2. The app ¬†only supports those two popular Android […]

Fitbit Flex Fitness Band Video Demo

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Fitbit was demonstrating its new Fitbit Flex fitness band at the Consumer Electronics Show and we were able to take a closer look at the device. With New Year’s having just occurred, health and fitness was a big theme of this year’s CES and Fitbit is hoping that its new fitness and health accessory would […]

Fitbit Flex: Finally a Fuelband Competitor For Android Users


Mobile fitness tracking company Fitbit today announced its first device that links to iPhone, as well as select Android smartphones from Samsung. The new Fitbit Flex is the company’s first fitness tracker that users wear on their wrist instead of in a pocket or clipped to an article of clothing. Like the recent Fitbit One […]