Jawbone UP24 Fitness Band Finally Gets Android Support

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The Jawbone UP24 lifestyle tracker and fitness band is one of the more popular fitness bands, even if it doesn’t have a screen or display like the new Samsung Gear Fit, and today it finally supports Android. Previously exclusive to iOS, the Jawbone UP companion Android app was updated today on the Google Play Store […]

LG Lifeband Touch Leaks Ahead of CES

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Wearables are the next big thing, at least according to the multiple companies all jumping in the arena, and today we’re getting our first look at what we can expect early next year from LG. From Google Glass to smartwatches and fitness trackers, everyone wants to offer a wearable computing device. Paired to our smartphones […]

TomTom Sport Watches Pack GPS to Take on Nike FuelBand

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Today TomTom announced two new sport watches to help athletes track their running, biking and swimming. The new TomTom Runner and TomTom Multi-Sport can help users track their exercises using the motion sensors as well as GPS location. Both watches feature large scratch-proof displays that are both weather- and waterproof with simple one-button controls similar […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 & FitBit Connect for Fitness Tracking Fun

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Today Fitbit announced that all of its recent devices will now supports the Samsung Galaxy S4, making it the third Android phone that works with Fitbit activity trackers. The Samsung Galaxy S4 joins the Galaxy S3 and the Galaxy Note 2 on the admittedly short list of Android devices that Fitbit supports. As Fitbit explains […]

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 […]

Jawbone Acquires BodyMedia, Opens Up Platform

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Today Jawbone announced that it acquired health tracking company BodyMedia. It also announced the launch of the new Up platform that lets developers use an API to use Jawbone data in their own apps. BodyMedia is one of a number of companies that track user’s health instead of just fitness or exercise. The company produces a […]

4 Fitness Trackers To Get in Shape for 2013

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The holidays are here, which means the new year is coming up soon as well. Many people use the new year to resolve to live more healthily or to exercise more, and there are some gadgets to help with those goals. There are a number of mobile fitness trackers available now. They all track motion […]

Shine Fitness Tracker Is Small, Sexy and Syncs With Grace

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A small company by the name of Misfit is looking to take on mobile fitness trackers like the FuelBand and FitBit with its new device called Shine. The Misfit Shine is a small aluminum fitness tracker that can track activity in almost any case. Unlike most other fitness trackers the Shine has no screen, it […]