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 […]

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 […]

Epson Enters Wristband Market with Pulsense Fitness Lineup

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More and more companies are getting in on the fitness wristband fad, including printer manufacturer Epson, which has announced the Pulsense fitness wristband lineup, which includes two models: one with a small display and one without. The wristbands use Epson’s patented Bio sensing technology that detects continuous heart rate directly from the wrist, using a sensor on […]

eFlow Electric Bike Does the Heavy Lifting So You Don’t Have to

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Electric bicycles might not be a mainstream thing yet, but they very well could be, and some bicycle manufacturers are trying to spread awareness of the joy and ease of riding an electric bike. eFlow is one of those companies, and it’s made a series of bicycles that aim to make it as effortless as […]

Garmin Aims to Take on Fitbit with Vivofit Fitness Wristband

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If you thought that there were already enough companies making wearable fitness-tracking wristbands, Garmin doesn’t think so, and the company unveiled the Vivofit today, which is a waterproof fitness-tracking wristband that learns your fitness habits and helps you accomplish your goals. What’s perhaps the most impressive feature of the Vivofit is that it promise’s a […]

Withings Aura Aims to Take Your Sleep to the Next Level

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Withings is all about health tracking, and it’s new Aura sleep-tracking system is no exception. The Aura is a two-part system, one of which is a connected pad that goes under your pillow or mattress, and the other component is a device that sits on your nightstand. At first glance, the Aura just simply looks […]

Health and Fitness Gadget Gift Guide

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The cold winter air may be keeping you inside, but we all have a fitness minded friend or family member on our holiday shopping list that is still pounding the pavement or hitting the gym despite chilly conditions. After testing out a number of gadgets over the past year, we wanted to share some of the coolest health and fitness gadgets […]