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11.19.15
Google Fit gets real-time stats and grabs data from more wearables
11.19.15

Google Fit gets real-time stats and grabs data from more wearables

Google Fit now provides real-time stats for your runs and accesses info from other wellness apps and wearables.

By B. Steele,   11.19.15
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10.27.15
Garmin launches a new smart scale and fitness tracker
10.27.15

Garmin launches a new smart scale and fitness tracker

Garmin's got a scale to tell you how fat you are and a smartwatch to tell you how to get fitter.

By D. Cooper,   10.27.15
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09.18.15
Wilson's connected basketball helps hone your skills on the court
09.18.15

Wilson's connected basketball helps hone your skills on the court

Perfect your game with a basketball that packs a shot-tracking sensor.

By B. Steele,   09.18.15
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03.16.15
Xiaomi and Li-Ning are working on a pair of 'smart' running shoes
03.16.15

Xiaomi and Li-Ning are working on a pair of 'smart' running shoes

Chinese mobile juggernaut Xiaomi is already in the wearables game, but it'll soon equip runners' t...

By B. Steele,   03.16.15
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03.15.15
Blood, sweat and bitcoin: Mining cryptocurrency with exercise
03.15.15

Blood, sweat and bitcoin: Mining cryptocurrency with exercise

Even a company like Chaotic Moon, that has made headlines here for its odd, genre defying creation...

By T. O'Brien,   03.15.15
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02.19.15
Geeksphone's wearable tracks sexual performance, other boring stuff
02.19.15

Geeksphone's wearable tracks sexual performance, other boring stuff

Geeksphone, the company behind a dual-OS handset and the ultra-secure Blackphone, is trying its ha...

By B. Steele,   02.19.15
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02.04.15
Under Armour spent half a billion dollars on two fitness apps
02.04.15

Under Armour spent half a billion dollars on two fitness apps

Under Armour just outed its own fitness-tracking app at last month's CES, but the company seems ke...

By B. Steele,   02.04.15
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07.26.14
Recommended Reading: 'Lucy's' bad science and space movie inaccuracies
07.26.14

Recommended Reading: 'Lucy's' bad science and space movie inaccuracies

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the...

By B. Steele,   07.26.14
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10.10.13
Microsoft reportedly developing cookie alternative to track activity across devices
10.10.13

Microsoft reportedly developing cookie alternative to track activity across devices

Last month brought word of Google's AdID effort to replace the aging cookie as a way to track peop...

By D. Melanson,   10.10.13
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