Elite athletes are increasingly looking for ways to optimize their training and increase their competitive abilities. Companies such as Misfit and Adidas are developing wearable devices to enable athletes to maximize their sporting ability-through collecting an extensive range of analytics including stride length, cadence (for cyclists), muscle fatigue, heart rate and lung capacity. One of […]
The worried, wealthy and well love fitness gizmos. Here’s how to reach the rest.
Health … or fitness? The industry needs to decide.
Another fitness API with problems.
Jawbone UP, Swim.com and Misfit meet in one watch.
HealthKit vs. Google Fit.
It measures running, standing, working out.
More sensitive data to steal.
Fitness apps will benefit.
It even does yoga.
Too much information can be hazardous to your health.
We all want that magic app that will make us healthier. Developers are responding—as are tech giants.
It’s not about doctors on demand for the wealthy. It’s about hooking everything together and creating something new.
Salesforce’s new tools for app builders are a sign of things to come.
Apple has left the heavy lifting to fitness-app developers—and that may be a good thing.
One place to gather together the health information that apps and wearables generate.
The chipmaker keeps talking up its bet on wearables. Can it stitch itself into the clothing industry?
Our wearables will inevitably talk to our appliances. We may not like what they have to say.
Your next computer may whisper to you.
Fitness, not wellness, is driving the market.