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The Garmin Vívosmart Is Part Activity Tracker And Part Smartwatch

Garmin’s first foray into activity trackers was a solid try, but left a lot to be desired. The vívofit just doesn’t have a lot of features to make it stand apart from its peers. But the company’s latest activity tracker, vívosmart (say <i>veevo</i>-smart), does just that.<p>The vívosmart combines good looks, …

Coin Announces CoinBeta, Will Ship 10,000 Cards

While other companies are looking at NFC (Near Field Communication) and QR codes (Quick Response Code) to replace all the cards in your wallet, the user-backed Coin aims to replace all your swipeable cards with a single smart card.<p>The company is announcing, CoinBeta and expanding is its beta …

Wireless charging from 15 feet: can WattUp deliver on the promise?

Wireless charging for mobile devices has been around for a little while now, but you’re still dependent on cables in some form, be that through a USB connected charging mat or Qi inductive docking station. Wouldn’t it be so much better if you could just walk in through the door and have your …

Six-Move Full-Body Fat-Burning Workout Video with Mike Simone

Hard work always pays off. Always. But that doesn’t mean you need to spend all of your time clocking in the hours and grinding away. This workout is …

Movo Wave Wants To Make The Activity Tracking Wristband Affordable For All

The days of the $100+ activity tracker might be over; Movo, a consumer tech company out of NYC, is kicking off pre-orders today for a $29 wearable wrist band that tracks steps, distance traveled and calories burned, collecting and reporting that data via an iOS and Android app. The Movo Wave, as …

The Best MMA Cardio Workout

Aerobic Exercise

Eating for abs: The beach-body diet handbook Men's Fitness

FiDELYS The World’s First Smart Watch with Iris Recognition

All smart watches are able to offer you second display on your wrist to receive massages and notifications from your smartphone, but if you want more …

Smartwatches

The GOkey keyring does more than just hold your keys

Many attempts to make the humble keyring even more useful simply add one extra feature, two at most. The GOkey's ability to charge your phone, …

Gear & Gadgets

The Ultimate Boot Camp Workout

Spring Sports Guide: The Basketball Performance Workout

With the weather heating up fast, everyone’s itching for pickup games with the boys. Whether you’re looking to get primed for one-on-one or …

Extreme Sports

Healthy Recipes: 5 Muscle-Building Breakfasts

How many times have you heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day? Not to sound like a broken record, but it is. What you eat in the …

10 best outdoor workouts to burn fat and build muscle

You might be tapering off your bulking workouts in favor of ones that’ll help you cut weight and hone greater total-body muscle definition. Or, maybe …

Exercise

8 New Beers You Should Know

When you hit your local liquor shop or travel to a brewery in search of some new beers to try, there are a few that are worth keeping an eye out for. …

CleverPet Dog Treat Dispenser

CleverPet helps entertain your dog even when you’re not around. It employs lights and durable rubber touch pads to give your pet increasingly complex …

Pets

Lix 3D Printing Pen

Like the 3Doodler, Lix is a handheld PLA/ABS 3D printer that makes creating objects as simple as writing or drawing. It’s main advantage is its …

3D Printing

3 high-intensity workouts to shred your gut fast

When you put a time constraint on your workout, you work more efficiently and you work harder; that’s the game-changer, because the intensity of your …

Samsung introducing faux leather 6000 mAh battery pack, roughly $60

With today’s massive quad or even octa-core CPUs and 1080p displays, it doesn’t take long to drain a battery if you use your phone regularly for tasks like browsing the web, gaming and watching videos. That’s why it is a wise move to have some sort of battery charger pack if you’re the kind of …

The Best Full Gym Chest Workout

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Spring Sports Guide: Cross Training Performance

Will Huntington, a CrossFit Level 1 instructor, and certified strength and conditioning coach (C.S.C.S.) runs us through a demo workout for improving …

Vidameter Holistic Smartband Unveiled (video)

Vidameter has this week unveiled a new smartband that is both a fitness tracker and helps you understand your body and its needs.<p>The Vidameter …

Men's Health & Fitness Tips, Advice

This Tiny Scanner Will Tell You Exactly What Is In Your Food

The scanner harnesses the power of physics and chemistry to figure out everything from the sugar content of a given apple to whether or not that drink you left on the bar has been drugged.<p>The device, called SCiO, actually uses a technology similar to the one that helps astronomers figure out the …

3 protein bars you can easily make at home

You would never chase a workout with a Snickers—not if you're smart, at least.<p>But if you scan the ingredients of the chocolate–peanut butter protein …

Top 10 Running Gear Picks for Spring-Summer 2014

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6 Total-Body Workouts That Melt Fat in Under 20 Minutes

You’re busy. We get that. With work, family, and friends, you can’t always exercise for one hour, several times a week, like you’re supposed to. …

The No-Situp Abs Workout

9 Cards is a beautiful smart launcher designed to make life easier

One of the greatest things about Android is that the experience can be whatever you make it, thanks to custom launchers, icon packs and other apps that allow you to tweak various parts of the Android UI.<p>What if you are already <i>(mostly)</i> content with your Android experience just the way it is, but …

Apps

The Lumafit Wearable Activity Tracker Will Make You Drop Down And Give It 20

If you’re like me, your exercise goals primarily consist of not looking like Jabba. That said, what if you could put on a wearable that would coach you through workouts, commenting on form and intensity and heart rate as you go. That’s what Lumafit is all about.<p>The $99 device ($79 for early birds) …