The Amigo Activity Tracker is expected to ship to Indiegogo backers within the next two weeks. Having exceeded its crowdfunding goal back in March of 2013, original backers of the Amiigo have begun to get a little anxious. However, the company recently announced that the engineering issues have been ironed out and manufacturing has begun. [More ...]
Activity trackers and fitness bands.
Adidas has announced a Novemeber 1st release of their new Adidas miCoach SMART RUN … an activity tracker aimed at competing with the Nike Fuelband. While most news sources are incorrectly referring to the Smart Run as a smartwatch, it is actually a simple activity tracker designed to help runners monitor and store run related data such as routes, distance, and heart rate. All for a beefy $399. [More ...]
The Nike Fuelband, a smart exercise tracker/fitness tracker, is gaining in popularity amongst exercise and technology enthusiasts eager to document and share their physical prowess via social media. However, the true motivation for purchasing the minimalist black bracelet should be simply that … motivation. For that is where the Nike Fuelband strength lies, in motivating its wearer to simply MOVE. [More ...]