5 Great Fitness Apps for Android

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These days there are a million apps on the Google Play Store. Games, social networks, memes, fun apps, videos and more that keep you busy sitting on the couch. On the flip-side, there are also thousands of fitness apps to keep you healthy and in shape. Rather than be a couch potato, use some of […]

HTC One M9 Cases & Accessories: 6 Official Options

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The new HTC One M9 smartphone isn’t available yet, but the manufacturer is already busy prepping and teasing multiple HTC One M9 cases and official accessories. Options that can add additional features, extend battery life, and much more. Here is a quick look at six official HTC One M9 cases or accessories from HTC themselves. […]

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 […]

5 Fitness iPhone Apps That Replace Your Gym Membership

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If you love working out, you most likely have a gym membership to a local gym in your city. However, you can get rid of those monthly costs with these five fitness iPhone apps. Gym membership costs can definitely add up, especially if it’s an expensive gym with a $50/month fee. What most gym rats […]

Withings Activite Pop Fitness Tracker Announced

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Withings has turned into quite a powerhouse of health and fitness accessories, and it’s not stopping anytime soon, as the company has announced the Activite Pop fitness tracker. The Activite Pop looks like any other good-looking wristwatch, but it includes internals that also allow it to connect to your iPhone and track various aspects of […]

Pebble Drops Prices and Adds Fitness Tracking

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The Pebble Smartwatch didn’t create the smartwatch market, but the popular Kickstarter campaign did popularize the market and likely kicked off the current craze of smartwatches from big names like Apple, Samsung, LG and Motorola. Pebble makes a simple yet feature-rich smartwatch that brings useful notifications and the ability to run some great apps all on […]

VertDesk Review: A Standing Desk on a Budget

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Adjustable standing desks can cost thousands of dollars, but they don’t have to. The VertDesk is a motor-adjustable standing desk aimed at budget-minded consumers. But does it stand up to the rest of competition? The VertDesk is made by a company called Beyond the Office Door, which specializes in desks, office chairs and a variety […]

iPhone “Strength” Ad Shows off Fitness Apps & Accessories

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In an effort to raise awareness of just how much the iPhone can contribute to your daily exercise regimen, Apple aired a new ad during the first game of the Stanley Cup finals last night that features the odd track called “Chicken Fat” from Robert Preston. The ad is of typical style that we’ve seen in […]

Facebook Buys Moves App to Track Your Health & Fitness

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Facebook is on the move yet again, as it has acquired the company behind the popular health and fitness tracking app Moves (see what I did there?). Finnish company ProtoGeo Oy has been bought by Facebook, saying that it will help build and improve its products and services. First off, Facebook says that it intends to keep […]

iPhone Fitness App Breeze is RunKeeper for Walking

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The makers of the popular RunKeeper fitness and workout app have created and launched an iPhone fitness app aimed for the everyday user. It’s called Breeze, and it’s a simple, yet elegant app that counts your steps and coaches you to achieve daily walking goals. The only downside is that Breeze only works with the […]

5 Best Running Apps for iPhone to Help You Get In Shape

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Warm weather is upon us, and that usually means that millions of people are getting off the couch and heading outside for some good exercise. Your iPhone can be a great addition to your fitness tool bag, so hear are some of the best running apps you should check out if you’re wanting to get […]

Samsung Gear 2, Gear Fit Pricing & Release Details Arrive

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Today, along with the Galaxy S5 smartphone, Samsung and carriers have officially announced pricing, pre-orders, and release details on a new wave of wearable devices. They aren’t Android Wear smartwatches, but the new Samsung Galaxy Gear 2, Gear Neo, and Gear Fit bands are coming early next month. AT&T announced pricing and pre-orders for the […]

Google Smartwatch Specs Leak as iWatch Rumors Heat Up

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This week Google announced plans to launch a brand new developer platform for wearable devices running on the Android operating system. One which will mainly be focused on smartwatches, Google Glass, and other wearables. This comes at a perfect time when lately there’s been plenty of talk about a possible Apple iWatch. We’ve been hearing […]

iWatch Rumors Heat Up as Apple Patents Fitness Wearable Tech

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iWatch rumors simply won’t die, but maybe there’s a reason for that? Apple is expected to be launching a smartwatch at some point in the future, but we have little info from Apple as to when that could happen. However, the company recently patented a fitness wristband feature that could most likely be included in […]

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 […]

iPhone Case Takes on Galaxy S5 with Heart Rate Monitor and More

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Samsung’s Galaxy S5 turned a lot of heads when it was announced last month, mainly due to the integration of a heart rate monitor and the accompanying S Health app, turning the phone into a health and fitness tracking device. The iPhone 5s’s M7 co-processor is taking on that challenge as well, but a new […]

Samsung Gear Fit Hands-On: The Fitness Smartwatch

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Earlier this week at Mobile World Congress Samsung announced the all-new Gear Fit wearable smartband. Being one of three smartwatches announced, it joins the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. To be completely honest the Samsung Gear Fit looks exactly what most expected the original Galaxy Gear smartwatch to look like. It has a curved […]

Fitbit Force Recall: What Owners Need to Know

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Fitbit has announced that it will recall its new Force fitness wristband due to the device’s material causing skin irritation for a number of owners. Last month, multiple owners came forward claiming that the Fitbit Force was causing irritating rashes to form on the wrist of the wearers. One owner in particular said that when […]

Google To Put Fitness Trackers in Your Pocket with Android

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In case you haven’t noticed the big trend of late is all about wearable devices. From Google Glass, Samsung’s Galaxy Gear, to a wide array of fitness bands or smart bands to count calories and more that sync to your smartphone. While fitness tracking is nothing new to mobile, some newly found codes and API […]

Sony Core Fitness Tracker Aims to Be Your New Daily Journal

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We’ve seen a plethora of fitness trackers here at CES 2014 this year, but Sony thinks there’s room for one more in the mix. The company’s new Core fitness wristband is one of the latest health and fitness gadgets to be displayed here in Las Vegas. The Core’s design is fairly unique. While the whole […]