Why Wait? Galaxy S5 Health Features Available Now on Top Smartphones

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Apparently in the world of mobile devices we’ve moved from consuming media to health and fitness monitoring. Given the trend, companies hope we will buy and use new devices so we’ll all be much healthier while we sit on our couches and watch House of Cards. But you don’t need to wait for these features […]

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 […]

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 […]

Withings WiFi Scale Analyzes Carbon Dioxide So You Can Live Healthier

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Withings’ latest generation of WiFi-enabled body weight scale adds a number of new sensors that will allow users to live healthier lives. Announced at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the Withings Smart Body Analyzer WS-50 now adds a heart rate monitor and an air quality sensor in addition to measuring bodyweight. All the information […]

WiThings Smart Baby Scale Tracks Weight and Height on Your Phone

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WiThings is best known for their WiFi connected health accessories, and at CES 2012 we got a look at a new tool that will be of interest to parents, especially parents obsessed with tracking their child’s height and weight. The WiThings WiFi baby scale connects to your home network and seamlessly sends your child’s measurements to the app on your iPhone, Android or web […]

Best Tech and Gadget Gifts Under $200

Our gift guides are chock full of awesome tech, gadgets, and accessories. And I poked through all of them to find the best products under $200. The Kindle Fire isn’t the only worthwhile gadget to be had at this price point. Whether the people on your list love media, want to organize a vast photo […]

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 […]