Fitness Technology

Garmin Vivosport review: Garmin Vivosport's price drop makes it more appealing - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Vivosport packs smartwatch features into an activity-band design that's lightweight, comfortable to wear, and has good battery life. It's fully waterproof and has built-in GPS and 24-7 heart-rate monitoring.<p><b>The Bad</b> Some of the features are a little difficult to access. GPS can take too …

Gear & Gadgets

Google Developed Smartwatch Rumored To Release Later This Year

Here's what we know about Google Pixel's Wear OS Smartwatch<p>While the Apple Watch may dominate the smartwatch space (in terms of sales figures), that …

Wear OS

9 Tips and Hacks to Make Your Fitbit More Productive

Dig out your Fitbit tracker, wristband, or smartwatch from whatever drawer it’s gathering dust in and strap it back on — we’re about to show you some …

Gear & Gadgets

7 Best Cycling Apps for iPhone In 2018

Cycling is the best exercise to reduce weight and to stay fit and above all it is one of the most popular workout. It keeps you fit and there is …

Apps

Heart Rate Training: Is It Right for You? | Runner's World

A heart-rate monitor can be a helpful tool in training. Tracking your heart rate with a monitor (which reads your pulse via a sensor built into a chest strap) tells you precisely how hard—or easy—your heart is working.<p>Measuring your heart rate can help you keep from making one of the most common …

Heart Rates

Smart Sneakers vs Fitness Bands: What’s the Difference?

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) It’s no surprise that the battle of smart sneakers vs fitness bands is getting hotter than ever. Many people haven’t even tried …

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Hit the Road in Lululemon x 7mesh’s new high-performance cycling line

Lululemon has recently teamed up with the brand 7mesh, a high performance cycling apparel company, to create a unique clothing line that “pushes the boundaries in advanced technical apparel”, says Lululemon’s CFO. The new collection features lightweight and stretch material designed specifically …

Gear & Gadgets

The Best Tech Gadgets To Check Out Today

This article isn’t for technophobes. If you are a hardcore enthusiast for anything technical you have come to the right place. Today we are …

Gear & Gadgets

Huawei Band 3 Pro: what we want to see

Great battery life and a fairly low price, combined with an assortment of features you’d expect to pay more for, meant the Huawei Band 2 Pro was a …

Gear & Gadgets

New Peloton app for iOS opens up live and on-demand fitness classes without its expensive bike or treadmill

Peloton may not think you need one of its $2,000 stationary bikes to work out with its all-star in-studio trainers. It perhaps doesn't even believe you need its $4,000 treadmill due out this fall to get fit.<p>But what it really thinks you need is its new Peloton Digital iPhone app and an affordable …

Peloton

Training for an IRONMAN using TrainingPeaks and an Apple Watch

When I considered training for my next triathlon using Apple Watch as much as I could, most other triathletes shook their heads and said “I don’t get …

Fitness

The World Cup Of fitness tech: technology you need to stay healthy

The World Cup 2018 has got everyone talking about football. Here at TechRadar we decided it’d be the perfect opportunity to take a look at the …

Gear & Gadgets

Verizon June Accessory Buzz: On the Go

Between work and your personal life, you don’t always have the time to sit down and stay in one place. Luckily, Verizon offers a whole selection of accessories and devices designed to complement your everyday routine. And for the month of July, you can enjoy deals on 2 great items that keep you …

Gear & Gadgets

Why collecting data about your health doesn’t always make you healthier

A study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shone new light on the shortcomings of collecting data from large groups of …

Gear & Gadgets

How to measure heart rate with an Android phone

Did you know you can measure your heart rate with your Android phone? Here's how:<p><b>Step 1:</b> From the Android Market, find and install Instant Heart Rate.<p><b>Step 2:</b> Launch the app and gently place the tip of your index finger on your Android phone's camera lens. Give the app a couple of seconds to …

Android Phones

Fitbit Versa review: Light, efficient and versatile smartwatch

Fitbit Versa has been my constant companion for the past few weeks in my fitness journey. Time to share my experience and opinion about this …

Gear & Gadgets

Fitbit Ace review: A great way to encourage kids to stay active

An attractive fitness tracker for children, reasonably priced and easy to use<p>Fitbit has a huge range of fitness wearables, spanning the whole gamut …

Product Reviews

Amazon has Garmin GPS devices on sale for $30 off

Real talk: It's still very easy to get lost while driving. Whether its the gridded streets of New York City or the hills of California, one wrong …

Garmin

Coros Pace Fitness Tracker Review

Coros Pace In Brief<p>Coros has its sights firmly set on Garmin with the launch of the Pace, a multisport GPS watch that offers triathletes everything …

Gear & Gadgets

Want to lower a loved one’s heart attack risk? Bribe them

What’s worse than losing your life? Losing a few bucks, apparently.<p>Threatening coronary-heart-disease patients with money loss could help motivate …

University of Pennsylvania

Bose SleepBuds Block Out Noise While You Snooze

Bose's $249 SleepBuds combine wire-free earphone technology with noise isolation and built-in relaxation tracks. But the lack of music-streaming …

Tech Trends

10 Best Basic Watches for Runners | Runner's World

Modern running watches have extremely complex functionality and get expensive quickly. But there is great value to be had at lower prices, too, both from watches that simply tell you elapsed time and record lap splits to GPS trackers that are dead simple to use. Here are some of the best models …

Gear & Gadgets

4 Innovative Gadgets Every Runner Should Try (At Least Once)

Each of these new gadgets has the potential to teach runners something new about the way they run.The post 4 Innovative Gadgets Every Runner Should …

Running

Get Your Sweat On With Peloton App (No Pricey Machine Required)

The iOS app offers unlimited access to more than 10,000 on-demand cycling, running, bootcamp, stretching, strength, cardio, and yoga classes for …

Tech Trends

Moontrak Wearable Notification And Fitness Tracker

A new smart wearable has been created by the team at Moontrak, which not only monitors your fitness and tracks your daily activity but also provides …

Wearable Tech

Zvox VoiceBuds Are (Not Quite) Hearing Aids

Zvox's sound-enhancing VoiceBuds aren't quite hearing aids, but thanks to FDA classification, you'll soon be able to treat them as such even without …

Tech Trends

Apple Watch LTE to Xiaomi Mi Band: 5 top value-for-money fitness wearables in India | tech

With people becoming increasingly health conscious by the day, the health and fitness market has evolved drastically in the past few years. Consumers …

Apple Watch

6 Indicted On Federal Charges In Trade Secrets Case

The case involves stolen trade secrets from a tech company.<p>SAN JOSE, CA — Six current and former employees of the FitBit Inc. fitness tracker company …

Corruption

How to Properly Use Your Fitness Tracker Data

<i>In Partnership with G-SHOCK</i><p>For the past week, we’ve been rocking a G-SHOCK GBA800 Bluetooth connected sports watch, and staying far more active as a …

For Men

Garmin challenges Fitbit with advanced sleep monitoring

One of the most important elements of overall health is adequate sleep. Fitbit has led the activity tracker market with its sleep stages, but Garmin …

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