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Chicago

Cubii Helps You Pedal Faster Towards Your Health Resolutions [Review]

By | Dec 30, 2016 at 3:30 pm

Everyone knows that exercise, and sleep are daily necessities. As entrepreneurs and professionals, it’s not always easy to find a healthy balance of work and life. We sit for hours at a time, wake up too early, over do it on the coffee, and…

Gear & Gadgets

Tech.Co’s Holiday Guide to Health and Wellness Gadgets and Gifts

By | Nov 29, 2016 at 11:20 am

Winter makes it hard to stay health. Along with the holidays comes cookies, sugary lattes, stress, cookies, and perhaps a wee bit too much alcohol. Did we mention the cookies? As the holidays come to a close, your new year resolutions will be firming…

Gear & Gadgets

PureCarbon Launches Wearable Fitness Tech For Strength Training

By | Mar 22, 2017 at 2:20 pm

For a lot of fitness-savvy techies out there, exercise tech has helped enrich their workout routine and provided them with a way to really see the positive impact their making on their body. But this type of tech has only been able to tackle cardio workouts like…

technology

How Technology Is Changing the Fitness Industry Today

By | Mar 9, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Technology is pervasive in the fitness industry. While most people don’t think of workout equipment as technology, they can indeed be considered “machines” that enhance the quality of human activity. The industry is shifting away from these rudimentary tools and leveling up to higher…

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Amazfit Pace Is Bringing Affordability to GPS Watches [Review]

By | Mar 1, 2017 at 3:30 pm

Huami and Xiaomi may not be well established brands in the US just yet, but over the next few years we’ll be hearing a lot from each of them. In fact, last year we reviewed the duo’s last fitness tracker, Mi Band 2, with…

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Startups & Apps

Houston

Tushi Pal Is the World’s First Fair-Trade Fitness Tracker

By | Feb 1, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Fitness trackers have become the go-to technology for avid athletes, health nuts, and people still holding out hope that they can keep their new year’s resolution alive. These tiny devices are designed to blend into your wardrobe while providing up-to-the-minute data about everything from…

Work-life balance

5 Effective Tips to Beating Founder Burnout

By | Oct 22, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Working at a startup can mean long hours with no breaks: 18 hour days, granola bars for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and even a makeshift bed in your office. While many entrepreneurs think this is the best way to get things done, they’re not…

Gear & Gadgets

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 is the Most Affordable Health Tracker Worth Buying [Review]

By | Sep 29, 2016 at 5:50 pm

There is no doubt that one of the fastest growing wearable types go to fitness trackers. From Apple’s new Series 2 watch, to the endless array of GPS sport watches, there is something for everyone in every price point. On the entry-level, affordable side…

Gear & Gadgets

Cupertino

Apple Watch Series 2 Is Now a Viable Fitness Tracker [Review]

By | Sep 19, 2016 at 12:07 pm

Both stylish and comfortable, the Apple Watch Series 2 is now truly a viable option for those who care about their health and fitness. Prior to the addition of GPS, the initial offering was nothing more than a glorified controller and notification wearable, an…

Startups & Apps

Optimize Fitness Brings Machine Learning to Your Workout

By | Sep 13, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Smart technology has made life so much easier in recent years. It’s made homes safer, it’s made meals tastier, and it’s made watches a whole lot more complicated. Unfortunately, there is no device that can work out for you. There’s no app that can…

Gear & Gadgets

Fitness and Wellness Gadget Guide For The Healthy Entrepreneur

By | Aug 11, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Being an entrepreneur is tiresome, often unthanked, and can distract people from paying attention to how much they sleep, what they eat, and how often they exercise. Luckily the tech world also knows this, and has has created continuous demand for innovative new solutions…

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Technology Is Seriously Influencing the Fitness Industry

By | Aug 4, 2016 at 8:00 pm

The fitness industry has changed a lot in the course of a few years. With Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat conveying more permeability to people’s fitness and health, it’s no wonder people are getting move involved. However, the fitness industry could integrate even further by jumping…

Gear & Gadgets

Scottsdale

STYR Labs Launches Fitness Gadgets That Tell You What Supplements To Take

By | Jul 27, 2016 at 1:22 pm

The Internet of Things is only just beginning, turning everything in our lives into a connected device. One particular industry that has done well by it, as well as some flops, is the health and wellness space. From wearables to smart clothing, even connected…

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Toronto

BioRing Can Track What Kinds of Food You Eat Throughout the Day

By | Jul 12, 2016 at 9:55 am

Fitness and wellness trackers aren’t new to the market. Between smartwatches, FitBits and wearables, there is no shortage of devices that can track your health goals. Unfortunately, these devices and softwares either require a great deal of personal attention to be accurate or lack…

Startups & Apps

Updown Is a Personal Fitness Trainer in Your Phone

By | May 10, 2016 at 11:00 am

I’ve previously written about 7 Minutes Pro – one of my favorite fitness apps – because it moves your muscles in seven minutes of exercise. I love it because I can do it at home without any equipment. Can this be taken to the…

Gear & Gadgets

Keep on Running with the JAM Transit Micro Bluetooth Sport Earbuds [Review]

By | May 3, 2016 at 10:06 am

If you’re like me, the only way you’ll get through a run or pretty much any kind of workout is with a heavy dose of music. As much as you love those giant can headphones like Beats (you look ridiculous), they are obviously not…

Healthy Entrepreneur

Improving Your Fitness Will Boost Work Performance

By | Mar 1, 2016 at 5:00 pm

You must have often come across people who would deem being fit as an overrated phenomenon. They would declare that it is their body, so only they can decide the shape that they are comfortable with and that there is nothing wrong in being…