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Jawbone's New Fitness Tracker Brings Mobile Payments to Your Wrist

I’ve wanted a fitness tracker for years. Something discreet with crazy good battery life that not only quantifies my movement but also packages the …

SXSW: Introducing Smart Textiles -- Designers Predict Wearables' Next Phase

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Entrepreneur is on the ground for SXSW. Check back for highlights from the festival as well as insights on trends from a range of thought leaders and innovators. See Billie Whitehouse and Rebeccah Pailes-Friedman today at the panel</i> Beyond …

Wearable Tech

What To Eat After You Work Out

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>As a sports nutritionist, I consult for pro teams and privately counsel professional and competitive athletes in numerous sports, as well as fitness enthusiasts. Pros and weekend warriors definitely have different nutrition needs, but they do have one thing in common: In …

Nutrition

Top 10 Foods to Gain Muscle Mass

<b>What if I told you that you could retain or even gain more muscle mass and strength with less training?</b> The secret lies in your nutrition.<p>As a …

Heddoko is a Smart Garment that Gives Athletes 3D Visuals About Their Movements

Heddoko is the the first company that offers a smart garment with embedded sensors to track your movement. With Heddoko, movement is tracked in 3D …

Wearable Tech

4 Ways Under Armour Can Drive Value in Digital Health & Fitness

Last week, Under Armour held their “Connected Fitness Day” presentation hosted by the company’s CEO Kevin Plank and Chief Financial Officer Brad …

Digital Health

Smart skipping rope tracks your jumps

Sophia is a "smart" skipping rope that tracks your fitness and calories and allows you to set goals using a connected app.<p>Fitness trackers and apps are burgeoning in popularity, so it was probably only a matter of time before fitness equipment started getting connected. One of the early adopters is …

Fitness Technology

Soldiers could have their bones copied and 3D printed in case of injury

Experts say that soldiers could be scanned before deploying and a 'twin' kept online so that new bones could be 3D printed if they are injured<p>Soldiers could be scanned before they enter the battlefield and a virtual 'twin' kept online so that new bones could be 3D printed when they get injured, …

3D Printing

3 Eating Rules Bodybuilders Use

<b>Take a Daily Dose of Creatine</b><br>Exercise scientists at the University of Hawaii found that older men who took creatine increased muscle, strength, and power after just 7 days of supplementation. "Creatine is the single most effective supplement in existence, and it has no harmful side effects," says …

Easy, Healthy Dinner Recipes for Weight Loss

Don't be afraid to cook outside of the box when you're trying to lose weight. Choose ingredients that you don't normally cook with, and make …

Blogs | Food & Wine

Jet Tila joins the upcoming season as the show returns to its original format.<p>Dogfish Head, Cigar City, and Funky Buddha have all donated bottles to …

Ice Cream

How your food would look if not genetically modified over millennia?

Agriculture

'Instagram for doctors' lets medics share photos to solve mystery cases

<b>(CNN) —</b> The idea is at the foundation of social media channels: Seen something strange? Post it online. The desire to share the unknown, or complex, is a human urge, and no-one knows this better than doctors.<p>"I'm a very visual learner. Most doctors are ... and we like to talk to each other," …

Medical Technology

The 7 WORST Foods To Eat At Night

“The single greatest risk factor is, by far, the time that people eat dinner,” says Koufman. She recommends having supper no later than three hours before bed. But even if you manage to do that, be aware that late-night snacking can have the same ruinous effect. If you are going to hit the fridge …

Tech Trends Shaping The Future Of Medicine, Part 2

Enormous technological changes in medicine and healthcare are heading our way. If they hit us unprepared (which we are now), they will wash away the medical system we know, leaving a purely technology–based service without personal interaction. By preparing and planning, we have the opportunity to …

Prana wearable is a breath and posture tracker

Prana wants you to have better posture and to breathe correctly, and so to help with these two things is its new wearable by the same name. Prana is …

Wearable Tech

The Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2015

Gadgets and Ideas With the Best Chance of Making an Impact … and What You Can Do to Prepare for Them<p>By<p>Geoffrey A. Fowler and<p>Geoffrey A. Fowler<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Joanna Stern<p>Joanna Stern<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@JoannaStern<p>JoannaStern<p>joanna.stern@wsj.com<p>This was a year of big …

Apple Pay

This pedal tracks both fitness and bike thieves

If bike thievery is an issue in your town, you can ride and rest easy with the Connected Cycle pedal. It has GPRS and GPS built-in to phone home your bike's location whenever it moves, so it can track your fitness, and send a push notification if someone suddenly jumps on your bike. The pedal is a …

How older athletes can fight the effects of aging

How much age-related physical decline is inevitable, and how much is the result of the changing priorities and social pressures that force most 45-year-olds to be less physically active than they were in their teens and 20s?<p>It's a tricky question, but one place to start is with the remarkable group …

Exercise
RemoteAccess

The Best Kettlebell Workouts

Kettlebell workouts are the most effective strength training exercises that also combine the benefits of cardio exercises. The secret lies in the …

Las Vegas

Here’s what I learned by trying on almost every single wearable on the market

Yesterday, I tried on 56 wearables. Fifty-six. And, unsurprisingly, most left me wanting more.<p>But, by subjecting myself to a torrent of trackers, Android wrist computers, and even a smart sweatband, I came to a few conclusions that you might find helpful — if you’re buying a wearable, or if you get …

Fitness

What Are Some Good Low Impact Exercises To Do At Home?

Low Impact Exercises You Can Do At Home<p>There are many reasons that you my find it difficult to exercise due to joint pain.<p>Some reasons you may have …