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Enter to win the Fitbit Surge giveaway

Enter to win the Fitbit Surge giveaway

By 2 July 2015

Good things come in threes, the best things in life are free, and therefore… okay fine, we'll stop. Our point is, we have three Fitbit Surges to give away (free!) to three winners at Pocket-lint Deals. Feeling lucky? Entering to win a Fitbit Surge is... >>

Fitbit Surge review: Bridging the gap between activity tracker and sportswatch
4 out of 5

Fitbit Surge review: Bridging the gap between activity tracker and sportswatch

By 25 June 2015

Described as the ultimate fitness superwatch, the Fitbit Surge places the company in the sportswatch category for the first time, competing against the likes of Polar and Garmin. Fitbit claims to now have a fitness tracking device for everyone. We've... >>

Best fitness trackers: The best activity bands to buy today

Best fitness trackers: The best activity bands to buy today

By 29 May 2015

The wearables market has really taken off over the past couple of years leaving behind a plethora of devices from smartwatches and heart rate measuring headphones to sports watches and activity trackers. There is such a breadth of choice out there, it's... >>

Activity trackers in the wild: Misfit vs Withings vs Fitbit vs Samsung vs Huawei

Activity trackers in the wild: Misfit vs Withings vs Fitbit vs Samsung vs Huawei

By 15 May 2015

Monitoring activity has become a massive trend. There are countless activity trackers available from standard rubber bands, to Swiss Made watches, all of which will tell you how many steps you've taken, how far you have travelled, and plenty more. But... >>

Ten IFTTT recipes that will make your life smarter and simpler at home

Ten IFTTT recipes that will make your life smarter and simpler at home

By 1 May 2015

IFTTT is an app and web portal that you may or may not have heard of, but if you haven't or you don't yet use it, you should start. The service works on the basic statement: If This Then That and there are numerous smarthome systems, products and devices... >>

Couch to 5K run: Best apps and wearables to get you fit

Couch to 5K run: Best apps and wearables to get you fit

By 25 March 2015

The sun has got his hat on in the UK so it's time to get out and join him, getting fit at the same time. Apps and wearables can help make the process a whole lot easier by helping with motivation. Getting fit is not easy. The thought of sitting with a... >>

Fitbit Surge goes multi-sport with update for cycling tracking

Fitbit Surge goes multi-sport with update for cycling tracking

By 24 March 2015

Fitbit has announced an update for its Surge activity tracker that will allow it to track cycling data, making it a multi-sport device. The Fitbit Surge already has a built-in heart rate monitor as well as GPS for true sports tracking. Now, by adding... >>

Fitbit Charge HR review: Great for gym goers
4.5 out of 5

Fitbit Charge HR review: Great for gym goers

By 23 February 2015

Fitbit has an entire family of activity trackers, from the simple Fitbit Zip which counts steps, distance and calories burned, to the Fitbit Flex which adds active minutes and sleep monitoring. The Fitbit Charge HR is the next step up in the range, expanding... >>

Wearable waste: Study shows smartphones work as accurately

Wearable waste: Study shows smartphones work as accurately

By 11 February 2015

If you've ever wondered just how accurate wearables are, especially when compared to smartphones, your answer has arrived. A recent study has found wearables to be similar to the tracking of the smartphone you probably already own. Before we delve into... >>

Fitbit Flex review: Smart but not sexy
4 out of 5

Fitbit Flex review: Smart but not sexy

By 22 January 2015

Fitbit is no stranger to the activity tracking world with several options under its belt, claiming to have one to suit everyone.  The Fitbit Flex is described by the company as "the stylish wristband that fits your lifestyle" and it will do all sorts... >>