Tag Archive: Fitness


This may be the last time you feel good about walking half a mile to get a cronut: a calorie-counting food scale and fitness tracker are on to you. Smart food scale Prep Pad now synchs with Jawbone Up, keeping… Read more ›

If the idea of using your iOS device to help track your fitness appeals to you, it’s worth checking out the newly-updated Fitlist app. Since one of the best things about the new wave of fitness trackers is the ability… Read more ›

Apple’s upcoming smartwatch will include multiple health sensors and come in variety of screen sizes, according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. Specifically, “The new wrist device from Apple will include more than 10 sensors including ones to track health and fitness” according to WSJ. The new report comes hot off the … Read More

Jose Torres, CEO of Boogio, wants you to track your fitness with the most obvious part of your body: your feet. “We’ve got 60,000 layers of sensitivity in the Boogio,” he told Cult of Mac at last week’s Electronic Entertainment… Read more ›

WebMD update lets you stay on top of your fitness goals

With the announcement of its Health app (and associated API) for iOS 8, Apple is making no secret of its plans to enter the health and fitness-tracking market. Capitalizing on this hype, WebMD has just updated its flagship iOS app… Read more ›

With the fall release of Apple’s latest software update iOS 8 just months away, there is plenty for users to look forward to. While fitness fanatics have had to rely on third-party apps, the latest version of iOS introduces a… Read more ›

Best fitness trackers for supercharging your summer

Based on the sheer amount of biotech experts it’s been hiring, the fact that Apple has its eyes set on the health and fitness tracking sector is one for the “Cupertino’s Worst Kept Secrets†file. But after tons of speculation… Read more ›

Apple has started running a new iPhone 5S commercial, titled “Strength”, which focuses on using the phone as a fitness aid. A video for the advertisement is embedded below for easy viewing. The TV advertisement follows people using the iPhone to track fitness goals, participate in physical activity, and serve as a form of digital … Read More

Apple’s latest iPhone 5s ad is all about fitness

In a new TV ad for the iPhone 5s, Apple shines a spotlight on some popular fitness trackers. Called “Strength,” the minute-long spot features the old song “Chicken Fat” from President Kennedy’s Physical Fitness Program for schools in the 1960s. Trackers… Read more ›

I’ve always hated running. When I’m asked, I jokingly say that the ten years of life I probably lose by not focusing on cardio-vascular exercise, I make up for by not feeling compelled to jog in a big circle each… Read more ›