Tag Archives: fitness trackers

  • Smart Buckle Turns Any Watch to a Fitness Tracker

    Smart Buckle Turns Any Watch to a Fitness Tracker

    Maybe you want to exercise more, but you’re not in the market for a new watch or an expensive standalone fitness tracker. Maybe you’re sentimentally attached to the watch you’ve had and worn every day for 15 years. Maybe it’s time for a Smart Buckle, which can purportedly “convert any watch into a fitness tracker.” […]

  • Samsung Gear IconX Fitness-Tracking Earbuds

    Samsung Gear IconX Fitness-Tracking Earbuds

    Earbuds are standard gear for regular exercisers these days, so it’s an impressive flash of inspiration from someone at Samsung that produced the Samsung Gear IconX, a pair of earbuds that also works as a fitness tracker. They might as well while they’re up there, right? The benefits of listening to music while you work […]

  • WHOOP Performance Optimization System

    WHOOP Performance Optimization System

    If you’re interested in going well beyond the usual threshold for personal fitness trackers—if, for instance, you’re actually a professional, or even competitive, athlete—WHOOP Performance Optimization System will allow you to do this, while also letting you “perform better and win more” in the bargain. The WHOOP Performance Optimization System appears on the surface to be […]

  • Cakewalk: The Humorous Shame-Based Fitness App

    Cakewalk: The Humorous Shame-Based Fitness App

    Everyone knows, but few are willing to admit, the irresistible power of shame in influencing our behavior. Why not use some of that power for something good for a change? Cakewalk is a new fitness app that lets you do just that, if you can take it. Cakewalk works much like a normal fitness app, […]

  • Withings Go Fitness Tracker

    Withings Go Fitness Tracker

    You have a lot of options when it comes to fitness trackers these days, which means that if appearances are important to you, you can select one that looks good in addition to providing the usual fitness tracking functions. For that, there’s the Withings Go fitness tracker, which has a sleek, minimalist design that you […]

  • Chronos Fitness Tracker Fits On the Back of Your Watch

    Chronos Fitness Tracker Fits On the Back of Your Watch

    Fitness trackers are great and all, but to be honest it’s a pretty big investment of wrist real estate to strap some other device to your arm in addition to your watch (assuming that you wear a watch, a necessary assumption for this product to be worthwhile). Now, there’s a way for you to get […]

  • Human: App Encourages 30 Minutes of Activity Per Day

    Human: App Encourages 30 Minutes of Activity Per Day

    You might remember the “Be More Human” advertising campaign from Reebok, which equates humanity with physical exercise. From what I can tell, the Human app isn’t directly affiliated with Reebok, but it is in the same general vein, aiming to encourage users to hit at least 30 minutes of physical activity every day. Human uses the sensors inside […]

  • OMsignal Biometric Smartwear

    OMsignal Biometric Smartwear

    Fitness trackers are big right now, and they usually take the form of a wristband or some other small accessory you wear on your body. But OMsignal has come up with something a little different – it’s called OMsignal Biometric Smartwear, and it does everything a standard fitness tracker can do and more, with the technology […]