Amiigo: the youngest player in the wearable market

The market for wearables continues to grow. Approximately a year ago, we already wrote about the Amiigo, the latest fitness wristband on the market. Back then, the crowdfunding project still had to begin, but its inventors have already attracted funding (a cool 580,710 dollars) and taken the first wristbands into production! The Amiigo consists of […]

Radiate Athletics: sportswear that provides immediate feedback on your effort

Radiate Athletics is a true Kickstarter success story, making it a perfect pick for FundRush. Although the original target was set at only 30,000 dollars, this crowdfunding project managed to attract almost 579,600 dollars! Radiate Athletics is a designer of sportswear. Not regular sportswear, that is, but shirts that respond to your body temperature. The […]

These eight wearables are the ones to watch

The market for wearables continues to grow. This makes it virtually impossible to keep track of all the developments. To help you out, we have created a brief overview of the current trends and the wearables you should keep your eyes on: 1. Run-N-Read The Run-N-Read allows you to read texts on an e-reader or […]

The 11 best self-improvement apps

Everybody has something they would like to change about their lives. Eating just a tad healthier food, for instance, solving a particular problem or simply being a bit more aware of the finer things in life. This can be difficult at times. Fortunately, there are apps available which will give you that little nudge in […]

New sports watches by Garmin render personal coach obsolete

Garmin has introduced new watches for runners. The new GPS watch by Garmin is thin, light and features a color display. The manufacturer promises that these new watches containing the most advanced technologies will render personal coaches unnecessary. The Garmin Forerunner 220 and 620 offer joggers running schedules. If you run too quickly or too […]

Techno textile: smart T-shirts and socks are the harbinger of the next-generation wearables

Gadgets like the Fitbit and Fuelband are great fun, and your smartwatch or cool glasses will also make you look like a highly sophisticated techno-fan. However, the next generation of wearable technology really lives up to the monicker of “wearables”: smart T-shirts and socks stuffed full of sensors. Now that the market for activity trackers […]

Nike creates new metro map for London showing FuelPoints between stations

A Nike+ FuelBand is a great device for tracking your daily activities. The app’s playful nature will quickly challenge you to move more — between metro stations, for instance. The people at Nike thought the same, so they sent out a data scientist to determine how many FuelPoints you can actually earn by walking from […]

Spreadsheets: Big Data on the sexual act, for couples

A resounding cheer from many an office: “Nosing through spreadsheets” has suddenly taken on a much more exciting connotation thanks to a new app named Spreadsheets. To some, it will seem like a borderline idea, but for others it will be a no more than logical: an app for tracking your love life. It may […]

New tracking app Temple favors user convenience over accuracy

You can keep track of where you have been with Foursquare, update your food diary with Foodzy and expertly analyze your sports activities using a plethora of fitness apps. Bottom line: the biggest problem of tracking apps is that they demand a lot from their users. That, in any case, is the opinion of the […]

Sleekly designed activity tracker ‘Shine’ now available in Apple Stores

The company started as a tribute to Steve Jobs, who died the day it was founded. Their first project went on to become one of the most acclaimed crowd-funding projects, and as of this morning, the Misfit Shine has finally become available to the public. As you may have expected, the activity tracker hit the […]