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Withings Activité review: The wearable you'll actually want to wear
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Withings Activité review: The wearable you'll actually want to wear

By 21 January 2015

The Withings Activité was announced in September 2014, pitched as the wearable that you'll actually want to wear. It resembles a standard analogue watch, but there is a lot more on offer than just the ability to tell the time. The Swiss Made Activité... >>

First run: Hoka One One Huaka running shoes review: More cushioning than your sofa

First run: Hoka One One Huaka running shoes review: More cushioning than your sofa

By 19 January 2015

Hoka who? Yep, we know what you are thinking, you've never heard of Hoka One One, but the bonkers colour scheme and the huge cushioned heel of the Huaka running shoes has drawn you in. That's exactly why we said yes to going out running in them too. But... >>

Virgin Active tech-gyms opening soon, members to get smartbands to track their workouts

Virgin Active tech-gyms opening soon, members to get smartbands to track their workouts

By 14 January 2015

Virgin Active will very soon open the doors of two new gyms in London, in Paddington and Cannon Street, which will be crammed with technological innovations, including contactless smart wristbands for members that will replace the need for membership... >>

Sports and fitness wearables to look forward to in 2015

Sports and fitness wearables to look forward to in 2015

By 9 January 2015

Sports and fitness is firmly on the wearable agenda, with plenty of new innovative devices launching over the past year. Well, 2015 has a lot in store for those wanting to track, trace and monitor their fitness. From smarter headphones, to smart fabrics,... >>

Garmin Fenix 3, Epix, and Vivofit 2: Three different sportswatches, three totally different looks (hands-on)

Garmin Fenix 3, Epix, and Vivofit 2: Three different sportswatches, three totally different looks (hands-on)

By 8 January 2015

Garmin has unveiled a bunch of new sportswatches at CES 2015 in Las Vegas. We got some hands-on time with the Fenix 3, Epix, and Vivofit 2, all of which look drastically different and suit different needs, but they're still ushering Garmin into the athletic... >>

HTC and Under Armour partner on integrated sports devices

HTC and Under Armour partner on integrated sports devices

By 6 January 2015

Under Armour today announced a new fitness app, UA Record, and HTC has announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Under Armour to develop products that integrate directly with the sports platform. It's been a busy day at CES 2015, with Under... >>

Lenovo Vibe Band VB10 announced with E Ink display

Lenovo Vibe Band VB10 announced with E Ink display

By 5 January 2015

Lenovo has announced a new fitness band it's calling the Vibe Band VB10.  The Vibe Band is a Bluetooth 4.0 LE connected wrist wearable that features a low power E Ink display that affords it up to a seven-day battery life despite being an always-on device,... >>

Fenix 3 adds colour to your training, Garmin Epix is a wrist navigator

Fenix 3 adds colour to your training, Garmin Epix is a wrist navigator

By 5 January 2015

Garmin has made a range of updates to its wearables at CES 2015. There's an update to the Fenix training watch, now in its third generation, as well as a new product, the Epix.  The Fenix 3 is designed to appeal to the adventurer within you, with a design... >>

Garmin Vivoactive is a proper smartwatch for fitness fans

Garmin Vivoactive is a proper smartwatch for fitness fans

By 5 January 2015

Garmin had devices adorning the wrists of athletes long before anyone had conceived the term "wearables". One of the big names in sport watches, Garmin has announced three additions to its range at CES 2015. Most interesting is the Vivoactive which sees... >>

Parrot Zik Sport smart headphones offer heart rate monitor, noise cancelling and more

Parrot Zik Sport smart headphones offer heart rate monitor, noise cancelling and more

By 5 January 2015

Parrot has unveiled its latest Zik headphones that move away the from Zik 2.0 comfort over ears into the active world with its Zik Sport. The Parrot Zik Sport, unveiled at CES 2015, are wireless Bluetooth headphones that sit over the head and fit snuggly... >>