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A brief history (and a look into the future) of fitness technology

Jul 15, 2019 - 7:39 PM

The health and fitness technologies of the future may become even more personalized in assessing our bodies and daily habits

How fitness trackers help motivate us to keep in shape

Jul 15, 2019 - 2:34 PM

Activity tracking devices can be really helpful motivational tools that may eventually lead to long-term lifestyle changes

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Fitbit launches Versa in the Philippines for P13,890

Apr 19, 2018 - 5:09 PM

Fitbit's stylish fitness tracker is finally released worldwide following its release in the US back in March

FITBITS. The Fitbit Versa comes in a multitude of band designs and materials. All photos by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Fitbit Charge 2 review: A sleek wearable with thoughtful features

Nov 24, 2016 - 7:49 PM

Read Rappler s hands on review with the follow up to Fitbit s best selling tracker the Charge HR

Many fitness trackers leak personal data – study

Jul 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

The highest risk comes from devices made by Runtastic Striiv and Xiaomi with 7 to 8 potential vulnerabilities out of 10

FITNESS TRACKER SECURITY. A Striiv Fusion Lite. Screen shot from Striiv website

Xiaomi unveils Mi Band 2 activity tracker

Jun 03, 2016 - 2:05 PM

The Mi Band 2 is priced at 23 RMB 149 and will go on sale in China on June 7

MI BAND 2. Xiaomi's latest activity tracker. Image from Xiaomi.

Jawbone sells fitness tracker inventory to reseller – report

May 30, 2016 - 2:35 PM

It is unclear if Jawbone will continue making its fitness trackers

UP. Jawbone's fitness tracker. Screen shot from YouTube.

Fitness tech steps up its game at CES 2016

Jan 07, 2016 - 8:23 AM

New technology on display at the Consumer Electronics Show gets deeper into your skin heart and muscle to help boost performance and health for competitive athletes as well as weekend warriors

FITNESS TRACKING. The new FitBit Blaze is seen at a press conference on CES Press Day, January 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada ahead of the CES 2016 Consumer Electronics Show. Photo by David McNew/AFP

Sony SmartBand Unboxing: Comfy life-logger

Jun 17, 2014 - 10:00 PM

Sony s fitness tracker stands out because it is lightweight and comfortable but currently only supports Android

Sony SmartBand coming in March

Feb 24, 2014 - 7:02 PM

Sony s SmartBand knows when you are walking driving or cycling measures your sleep counts steps and calculates calorie burn

Sony Smartband fitness tracker hands-on review

Jan 13, 2014 - 11:50 AM

We demo one of our favorite fitness trackers the SmartBand from Sony

Jaybird Reign fitness band tells you when to work out or rest

Jan 13, 2014 - 10:46 AM

Smarter than your average fitness band the Jaybird Reign knows when you re walking running biking swimming and even sleeping It also knows when your body needs more sleep and when it s best to work out