Posts Tagged: "exercise"

Mio Alpha Heart Rate Watch

MIO Alpha Heart Monitor Watch (video)

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For runners who want to just monitor their heart rate comes MIO’s new Alpha Heart rate monitor watch, which provides users a seamless and bulk-free way to check their heart rate stats. For $199, the monitor watch uses an electro-optical cell and a pair of light beams to track the volume of...

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iBike POWERHOUSE iPhone Review

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I had a bike when I was a kid but it wasn’t anything fancy — and the extent of the high-tech was a mechanical bell you could ring on the handle-bars. My wife though is an avid biker and even has one of those collapsable models that you can carry...

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4iiii Visual Intuition Sportiiiis Review

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Most of us associate a HUD (heads up display) with fighter jets or science fiction movies. But such things are real and available for consumers, if not in the configuration you see onscreen. Take the Sportiiiis for example. It gives you the advantage of an unobtrusive HUD in that it’s...

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Nike Fuelband Review

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Pedometers have long existed. But let’s be honest, they’re for middle aged, over weight women. There is nothing cool, rad or hip about them. Those of the younger, more stylish generation are attracted to sleeker looking products that complement their lifestyle, not ones that contradict it. Nike’s Plus service emerged...

Star Wars Yoga

Star Wars Yoga (pics)

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Star Wars nerds are known for being anything but healthy.  Sorry, but if you’re that into sci-fi you’re probably not hitting the gym daily or consuming a balanced diet of protein, vegetables and fiber.  If you’ve got a someone special in your life, and you’re concerned with their well being,...

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Garmin Forerunner 610 Review

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It’s an understatement, but Garmin’s Forerunner GPS watches boast a vast breadth of features.  Fold in their Connect service which takes your workouts social and you’ve got a product with unrivaled info that can take any athlete to the next level.  So it was only logical that the next evolutionary...

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Fitbit Ultra

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Burning calories is just a question of dragging your lazy ass off the couch.  But tracking them, and understanding how many you need to burn in order to get in shape is a different saga all together. The Fitbit, which we reviewed a few months ago, tracks your steps, how...

Timberland Radler Trail Camp

Timberland Zip Up Shoes: Radler Trail Camp

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Packing your bag for a trip is a bit of an art in upon itself.  Some are good at, other excel to the point of only requiring a carry-on for a weeks vacation, while others struggle to make their socks fit.  Shoes, however, are probably the biggest crux of any...