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Fitbit Flex review: Smart but not sexy
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Fitbit Flex review: Smart but not sexy

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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... >>

Forcite Alpine: the smart snow helmet with 1080p camera, speakers, fog lights, tracking and more

Forcite Alpine: the smart snow helmet with 1080p camera, speakers, fog lights, tracking and more

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The humble ski helmet is about to get an overhaul by Aussie start-up Forcite with its Alpine smart helmet. Rather than merely offering protection the Forcite Alpine wants to allow its wearer to film, communicate, track and share skiing and snowboarding... >>

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

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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

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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

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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

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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)

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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

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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

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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

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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... >>