Fitness Articles

Silk’n Lipo vs BionicGym…the latest craze in fitness devices

  • 07/11/2017 at 01:39 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Silk'n LipoIf you have been on the site Indiegogo recently you might have noticed two of the biggest projects currently acquiring money there: BionicGym and Silk’n Lipo. Both are crowdfunded fitness devices that claim to be able to burn calories and melt away fat with no effort on the part of the wearer. Are these new technological miracles, or more of the same kind of “cures” that have been sold over the decades without success?

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Track your body’s fitness with e-skin

  • 12/09/2017 at 23:56 by It's a Gadget Staff
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E Skin Tracking ShirtVirtual reality and augmented reality are changing how we interact in a digital world, but our clothing is the same. E-Skin is a camera-free gesture tracking shirt that puts your movements into the digital world.

How The e-skin Works

E-skin is a shirt that tracks your movements and sends the information via Bluetooth to a digital device. There are 14 sensors and a 6-axis accelerometer and gyroscope on the device to track your body. The shirts used as a game controller or a sports or fitness tracker.

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Meet Garmin Vivosmart HR+ Fitness Tracker

  • 21/05/2016 at 01:48 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Garmin Vivosmart HR PlusGarmin has upgraded their Vivosmart HR fitness tracker to the Viviosmart HR+. The difference between the two fitness trackers is a built-in GPS. Runners will be able to track their runs with accuracy. The running metrics that Garmin’s Forerunner watches (Such as the Forerunner 235 and the 630) will be available on the Vivosmart HR+. It’s not that much of an upgrade, but if you’re a runner or a walker looking for more information on your exercise, it’s a welcome addition.

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