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Runtastic Moment Fitness Tracker Watch Announced

09/04/2015, When you think of Runtastic, the runner-centric fitness app probably comes to mind. However it seems that after being acquired by Adidas, the company has started to branch out beyond just creating apps. Recently at IFA 2015, Runtastic announced the Moment...

Sony Announces New SmartBand 2 With Heart Rate Sensor

08/20/2015, Earlier this year a Sony fitness tracker was spotted at the FCC with a built-in heart rate sensor. A couple of months ago, the Sony SmartBand 2 app was launched but there was still no sight of the fitness tracker, until now where Sony has officially...

Speedo And Misfit Team Up To Create Trackers For Swimmers

08/18/2015, If you’re a jogger or a marathon runner, you have plenty of fitness trackers to choose from that can count your calories, your heart rate, distance ran, and where you’ve ran. However if you’re a swimmer, those options are considerably reduced,...

Polar Working On Fitness Tracker With Optical Heart Rate Monitor

08/07/2015, Before companies like Fitbit, Jawbone, Apple, Samsung, and etc. came onto the wearables scene, there was Polar. The company specialized in creating heart rate monitors that are worn strapped across your chest, which in itself is a bit of a downside since...

Adidas Acquires Fitness App Developer Runtastic

08/05/2015, When it comes to fitness apps, it’s actually a bit odd that makers of fitness clothing and shoes aren’t the companies behind such apps since you would think it’s their forte. However slowly we’ve started to see these companies start to make their...

Garmin Unveils More Affordable Forerunner 25 Fitness Tracker

08/05/2015, While Garmin might be known as a navigation company to some, there are fitness enthusiasts out there who swear by the company’s fitness products. Garmin has in the past launched several fitness trackers, although admittedly some of them were kind of...

FitNatic’s Nourish Will Create Personalized Supplements For You

07/24/2015, Trying to lose weight? Trying to reduce your cholesterol? Trying to eat healthy in general? While there are obvious foods that one should avoid if they want to be healthy, unless you’re a nutritionist or a dietician, chances finding the right balance of...

Garmin Introduces New HRM-Tri, HRM-Swim Heart Rate Monitors

07/23/2015, When it comes to fitness trackers, there are plenty of options to choose from, although unfortunately for swimmers there just aren’t too many available for you guys yet. That being said if you love swimming as one of your fitness activities, you might...

Acer Liquid Leap+ Fitness Tracker Launched Stateside

07/20/2015, Earlier this year during MWC 2015, Acer launched a fitness tracker in the form of the Liquid Leap+. The wearable was the successor to last year’s Liquid Leap but unfortunately at the time of launch, it was only announced for the EMA region. Now the good...

Polar Loop 2 Fitness Tracker Launched With Smartphone Compatibility

07/17/2015, When it comes to health-related wearables, Polar has been in the game for a while with devices like their heart rate monitors worn across the chest, although in the recent years, the company has started putting out devices like the Polar Loop which is a...

Moov Now Fitness Tracker With 6 Month Battery Life Launched

07/16/2015, Last year a fitness tracker by the name of Moov was launched, and now it looks like the company is back with a successor in the form of the Moov Now. Not only does the new wearable have a new look, but it has gained new functionality as well, not to...

Apple Watch & Fitbit Owners Complain Of Rashes

07/10/2015, Last year, owners of Fitbit’s products complained that their wearables were causing them skin irritations. It looks like the issue might not be isolated to Fitbit because according to a compilation of user complaints by Cult of Mac, it seems that Apple...

World’s First Apple Watch Swimming App Put To The Test

07/06/2015, If you like tracking things like the number of steps you’ve taken, how many calories you’ve burnt, and what your heart rate is, a smartwatch like the Apple Watch might be a good investment. However if you plan on going swimming and want to measure...