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Samsung Gear Fit fitness band with curved AMOLED display debuts at Unpacked

Samsung Gear Fit fitness band with curved AMOLED display debuts at Unpacked

By 24 February 2014

Samsung has just shown off the Gear Fit at Unpacked, emphasising that its first foray into the fitness niche can be used as a standalone or a companion device for staying connected while on the go. The Gear Fit is a fitness band, and it has many health-tracking... >>

Epson dabbles in smartphone golf swing sensor market with the M-Tracer for Golf MT500G

Epson dabbles in smartphone golf swing sensor market with the M-Tracer for Golf MT500G

By 10 February 2014

Seiko Epson has announced a golf swing sensor that attaches to a club and sends the data back to your smartphone via Bluetooth. The company is to enter the wearables market soon, and while not strictly "wearable" the M-Tracer for Golf MT500G is an indication... >>

TNA's Kurt Angle and Jeremy Borash talk social media and the changing digital face of pro wrestling

TNA's Kurt Angle and Jeremy Borash talk social media and the changing digital face of pro wrestling

By 28 January 2014

TNA Impact Wrestling starts its annual UK and Ireland tour on Wednesday, 29 January, with Maximum Impact VI events scheduled for Dublin, Glasgow, Manchester, London and then Birmingham. The global Impact Wrestling TV show will also be broadcast live to... >>

Game Golf in funding phase, tracks your round shot by shot on iPhone and more

Game Golf in funding phase, tracks your round shot by shot on iPhone and more

By 5 March 2013

There have been plenty of gadget golfing aids over the years, from laser pin finders and GPS positioning navigators to RFID golf balls you can find in the rough. However, few, if any, will help you improve your actual game. They serve different functions,... >>

FIFA to use goal-line technology at 2014 World Cup in Brazil

FIFA to use goal-line technology at 2014 World Cup in Brazil

By 19 February 2013

FIFA has approved the use of goal-line technology for the 2014 World Cup to be held in Brazil. The exact form of tech to be adopted is yet to be decided, with manufacturers being invited to tender bids, but it is hoped that the move will avoid controversy... >>

Nike Steaming Lounge: Shoes that fit like a glove

Nike Steaming Lounge: Shoes that fit like a glove

By 7 February 2013

Nike's super hi-tech FlyKnit shoe gadgetry has been doing the rounds for a while now. Even British athlete Mo Farah has been showing off his FlyKnits, winning gold medals in them at the Olympics. The concept of FlyKnit is fairly simple: strip away as... >>

Customisable Christmas: Sports accessories

Customisable Christmas: Sports accessories

By 26 November 2012

Fitness fans might have a shiny new set of trainers waiting for them under the Christmas tree. Who knows, swimming trunks, socks or even a bike could be order of the day, it all depends what they have asked Santa for. Customisable Christmas at Pocket-lint... >>

Best wet weather running gear

Best wet weather running gear

By 7 November 2012

The days are getting shorter and the rains getting heavier. As winter sets in, motivating yourself to go out and get fit becomes increasingly difficult. No one enjoys a soaking wet run through a muddy marsh, unless you are a dog, in which case, how are... >>

SensoGlove will improve your golf game with real-time audio and visual feedback

SensoGlove will improve your golf game with real-time audio and visual feedback

By 27 September 2012

Sensosolutions has begun selling an advanced version of its SensoGlove that helps improve your golf game by measuring and analysing your swing. The SensoGlove now has a longer battery life and features “Automatic Sensitivity Selection”. Press a button... >>

Team GB on Twitter: Who to follow and what they're Tweeting about

Team GB on Twitter: Who to follow and what they're Tweeting about

By 13 August 2012

The London 2012 Olympics are in full swing and Team GB is getting stuck in trying to win as many medals as possible. The opening ceremony really pushed the idea that this year was a digital games - an Olympics fuelled by smartphones and the internet -... >>