adidas miCoach archive

  • Adidas updates Smart Run watch with improved battery life, GPS data export
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    Adidas updates Smart Run watch with improved battery life, GPS data export

    By 21 January 2014

    Adidas released a sizable update for its Smart Run training watch on Tuesday, addressing the complaints voiced by early users. The update is now available to download on the training watch, adding the ability to export GPS data from runs. It also improves...

  • Adidas miCoach Smart Run review
    Sports Fitness 2 out of 5

    Adidas miCoach Smart Run review

    By 12 November 2013

    Smart watches are all the rage at the moment, particularly those designed for sports. Adidas has added the Smart Run watch to its miCoach personal training system and crammed it full of tech. It includes a strapless heart rate monitor, GPS tracking, full...

  • Adidas could develop apps for other watches
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    Adidas could develop apps for other watches

    By 18 October 2013

    Adidas has told Pocket-lint that it would be interested in developing apps for smartwatches if they take off, following the announcement of its own sports watch. "We would be interested in developing watch apps in the future for other platforms," Simon...

  • A week in reviews: 23 - 27 September
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    A week in reviews: 23 - 27 September

    By 28 September 2013

    September is rolling to a close, and we've been walking, running, riding, driving and flying all over the place in the quest for tech perfection. Fitness and non-fitness are covered in equal measure this week. We've been tracking our steps with the Withings...

  • Adidas miCoach (Windows Phone 8) with Adidas heart rate monitor review
    Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    Adidas miCoach (Windows Phone 8) with Adidas heart rate monitor review

    By 26 September 2013

    Adidas miCoach has been on iPhone and Android for some time, but now it has arrived on Windows Phone 8 complete with support for the Adidas heart rate monitor. We've been out running to find out what the differences are in this latest version and whether...

  • Adidas Nitrocharge football boots with miCoach pictures and hands-on
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    Adidas Nitrocharge football boots with miCoach pictures and hands-on

    By 27 May 2013

    Adidas has launched the Nitrocharge - a brand new football boot complete with capacity for miCoach interactive personal coaching technology. The new boots tout themselves as energy-retention boots, designed with that pacey mid-fielder in mind. What Adidas...

  • Adidas miCoach Smart Ball: The iOS-linked football that measures your every kick
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    Adidas miCoach Smart Ball: The iOS-linked football that measures your every kick

    By 25 May 2013

    Soon it won't just be the brains behind football that matter, it will be the brains inside the football that will help with training. Adidas is to introduce the miCoach Smart Ball in 2014, a football that can measure the speed, spin and trajectory of...

  • Nike vs Adidas: Trainer technology, does it really work?
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    Nike vs Adidas: Trainer technology, does it really work?

    By 9 May 2013

    Nike and Adidas both have some clever trainer technology which they say can make all the difference to the way you run: Adidas has the Boost range or trainers, Nike has the Free.  Both Nike and Adidas's offerings are loaded with tech buzzwords and potentially...

  • Adidas monitors Lionel Messi's performance through his adidas F50 miCoach boot
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    Adidas monitors Lionel Messi's performance through his adidas F50 miCoach boot

    By 17 August 2012

    Adidas has measured the work rate and movement of Argentina and Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi through his adidas F50 miCoach boot. The stats were gathered from the recent friendly between Argentina and Germany, which saw the South American side beat...

  • Adidas set to revolutionise the beautiful game with world's first 'smart' football match
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    Adidas set to revolutionise the beautiful game with world's first 'smart' football match

    By 10 April 2012

    Once upon a time, half-time analysis would consist of some squiggles on a blackboard, a lot of shouting and a segment of orange. Now it’s all distance covered, zonal marking and power drinks. And it’s set to get worse (or better, depending how you...

  • Adidas miCoach Speed Cell chips in for performance data
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    Adidas miCoach Speed Cell chips in for performance data

    By 27 October 2011

    The Adidas miCoach Speed Cell has just been announced as a standalone product; it is the brains behind the latest Adidas Adizero f50 football boot as tested by Pocket-lint back in September. The Speed Cell allows you to measure your athletic performance...

  • Adidas Adizero f50 powered by miCoach: The boot with a brain
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    Adidas Adizero f50 powered by miCoach: The boot with a brain

    By 29 September 2011

    The future of football is here, now, and is on the feet of Lionel Messi, Gareth Bale and Samir Nasri. And for one afternoon in September, it was also on the feet of Pocket-lint at the easyCredit-Stadion in Germany, the home of FC Nuremberg. We're talking...

  • Adidas miCoach - the secret of your marathon success?
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    Adidas miCoach - the secret of your marathon success?

    By 25 April 2010

    We saw the adidas miCoach system when it launched at CES earlier this year, and in its previous incarnation as part of Samsung miCoach. Adidas put aside quite a bit of space at this year's Virgin London Marathon expo for it, so we thought we'd take a...