pavlok

Pavlok fitness band will give you ELECTRIC SHOCKS if you don’t work out

Is your Fitbit too tame? Then check out the Pavlok - a similar device but with one crucial difference: It will punish you for not meeting your goals. Assuming it isn't some kind of joke (it seems to be real), Pavlok is based on the principle of "Willpower isn't enough. Habit change requires accountability." and…

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James O'MalleyPavlok fitness band will give you ELECTRIC SHOCKS if you don’t work out
epson

Epson announce heart-monitoring fitness wristbands

Epson has announced that it is getting into health gadgets, with the launch of "Pulsense" and "Runsense" wristbands. Who knew that Epson doesn't just make printers? Pulsense comes in two models: the PS-100 is similar to the Fitbit Flex, and will silently log data with only an LED light for display. The PS-500 meanwhile offers…

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James O'MalleyEpson announce heart-monitoring fitness wristbands
jawbone

Jawbone shows how people were affected by San Francisco earthquake

Over the weekend San Francisco was hit by a major earthquake. The South Napa quake was apparently the strongest to hit Northern California in 25 years - and what's amazing is that thanks to wearable technology, we're able to see exactly how people felt it. In a blog post on the Jawbone site, the company…

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James O'MalleyJawbone shows how people were affected by San Francisco earthquake

CES 2012's hottest fitness and health gadgets and apps

From research papers, new companies and industry rumours, we always knew 2012 was going to be a big year for fitness gadgets and technology that gives us the power to take control of our own health in a way…

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Ashley NorrisCES 2012's hottest fitness and health gadgets and apps

EA unveil Active 2.0 fitness monitor

EA may be well known for their sports titles such as the FIFA and Madden franchises, but did you know they also dabble in a bit of high-tech fitness kit every once in a while? Last year the gaming giants…

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Gerald LynchEA unveil Active 2.0 fitness monitor