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Gadgets, Products

Apple Watch is a motivating fitness tracker, but experts say it won’t make you lose weight

February 7, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

While the Apple Watch is one of the most popular fitness trackers on the market, Apple has always tiptoed around the device’s usefulness as a weight loss tool. A new report from the Washington Post explores recent research that says […]


App Review, Applications

Apple kicking off new round of Apple Watch Activity Challenges next week

January 17, 2023

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple has scheduled three new Apple Watch Activity Challenges that will begin next week and run through the end of February. These challenges require you meet certain fitness goals using your Apple Watch. This time, Apple is celebrating Heart Month, […]


Gadgets, Products

The 5 best Fitbit fitness trackers of 2022

November 3, 2022

Via: ZDnet

Fitness tracking used to mean a bulky strap or a pesky monitor—no longer is that an issue. Fitbits have changed the way we track our health and fitness, offering a convenient way to view your stats in a flash and […]


iPhone, Products

Apple touts Fitness+ expansion to all iPhone users in new video

October 28, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

With this week’s release of iOS 16.1, Apple opened the floodgates for its Fitness+ streaming workouts service. While once limited to Apple Watch owners, Apple Fitness+ is now available to anyone with an iPhone…and Apple has a new video promoting […]


Gadgets, Products

Apple Watch Activity Challenge set for International Day of Yoga

June 14, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

After the Apple Watch Activity Challenge for Earth Day and International Dance Day, Apple has scheduled a new one coming next week. For International Day of Yoga on June 21, Apple will hold an Activity Challenge that requires doing a […]


Gadgets, Products

Huawei Watch GT Runner review: Giving competitors a run for their money

April 14, 2022

Via: Pocket-lint

Huawei’s been investing heavily in sports, health and fitness over the past couple of years. It’s built a new campus in Shenzhen dedicated to learning and research, all with the eventual aim of making its smartwatches as accurate and reliable […]


Gadgets, Products

On January 10, Apple Fitness+ will introduce more new ways to inspire people

January 7, 2022

Via: Phone Arena

On January 10, Apple Fitness+ will introduce Collections, a series of specially selected exercises and meditations from the Fitness+ library, to motivate the Apple Fitness+ users in their next workout. Collections will also provide Apple Fitness+ customers with a suggested […]


App Review, Applications

Apple Fitness+ adds new workouts, expands to 15 more countries

September 15, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Apple announced Fitness+ will be available in 15 more countries later this year. Also, later this fall, Fitness+ will add Group Workouts with SharePlay, which will allow users to work out with up to 32 people at the same time. […]


Gadgets, Products

Apple might launch a rugged version of Apple Watch

March 26, 2021

Via: Mashable

Apple is thinking about launching a ruggedized version of Apple Watch, which would be more resistant to extreme environments, as well as falls, hits and the like, Bloomberg reported Friday. The new variant would be an additional model in Apple’s […]


Gadgets, Products

Best fitness trackers you can buy in 2021

March 9, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

The best fitness trackers will help you stay in shape during what appears to be a difficult time for active people. The global pandemic pinned us to our homes but this doesn’t mean that we can’t put some effort and […]


Gadgets, Products

Apple Watch now monitors (and notifies you about) low-level cardio fitness

December 15, 2020

Via: Mashable

Timed to the launch of its Fitness+ service, Apple has also launched some new features for the Apple Watch. Starting with iOS 14.3 and watchOS 7.2, the Apple Watch will monitor a user’s cardiorespiratory fitness levels. Prior to this update, […]


Gadgets, Products

You’re about to see a lot more Nokia health products

June 20, 2017

Via: CNET

Nokia purchased Withings, the French health tech company, last spring. Now, Withings and its app have been officially re-branded under the Nokia umbrella. What it basically means is that previous Withings products will now be labeled as Nokia ones, and […]


Gadgets, News and Press

Aetna launching free Apple Watch program for 50,000 employees, customer & employer …

September 28, 2016

Via: 9to5Mac

Healthcare company Aetna shared today that it is partnering with Apple on a new health and fitness initiative for its employees and customers using the iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch starting in 2017. Aetna will be providing its 50,000 employees […]


Gadgets, iPhone

Latest iPhone 7 & Apple Watch Series 2 ads focus on water-resistant designs, fitness features

September 19, 2016

Via: 9to5Mac

Following an earlier ad to build launch day hype for the new iPhone 7, Apple today has released a pair of new ads for its latest smartphone, as well as a new ad for the Apple Watch Series 2.  For the […]


Gadgets, Wireless

B&O launches Beoplay H5, wireless in-ear headphones aimed at fitness fans

July 1, 2016

Via: 9to5Mac

If you care about audio quality even while you run or work out, Bang & Olufsen‘s latest wireless in-ear headphones may tick the box. The Beoplay H5 have a number of features aimed directly at fitness fans. First, the cable is molded directly […]


Gadgets

Samsung unwillingly spills the beans on the Gear Fit 2 and Gear IconX wearables

May 6, 2016

Via: Pocket Now

With all its R&D, advertising and distribution resources invested in the Gear S2 smartwatch of late, Samsung disregarded the thriving low-cost fitness tracker market for a little too long, leaving Fitbit and Xiaomi to share worldwide domination, while Garmin and […]


iPhone

Scientists determine which free iPhone fitness apps are actually worth downloading

September 8, 2015

Via: Jacob Siegal

Apple’s App Store is chock full of fitness apps. In fact, there are so many free fitness apps that it can be overwhelming to even consider downloading one, which might be the only thing between you and a regular workout […]


Gadgets

In Depth: Best Fitbit: How to pick the one that’s right for you

July 4, 2015

Via: itCurated

  The world of wearable technology is forever growing and that’s particularly noticeable when you look at just how many different trackers Fitbit alone offers. Fitbit is one of the most well-known names in the fitness tracking world, which is […]