GlassFit puts the fun and excitement back in running using augmented reality

The apps that are currently available for Google Glass are a lot of fun, but not really very useful. However, towards the end of this year an app will be released that will make it more attractive to purchase one of Google’s devices. The GlassFit app lets you compete against yourself when jogging or cycling. […]

Adidas also launches a smartwatch with a heart rate monitor for runners

Just one day after the introduction of the new Fuelband SE, Adidas announced a smartwatch of its own. The device caters for sportspeople who like to use a heart rate monitor when running and to align their workout with their running performance. The follow-up to the miCoach will retail at $399 dollar. The Adidas smartwatch […]

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 […]

A navigation system around your arm: TomTom also launches a smartwatch

Lately, a growing number of electronics manufacturers have launched a smartwatch, so the wait was for one by navigation giant TomTom. Last January, the company already announced the introduction of its Runner and Multi-Sport watches, and today they finally go to market in the United States. The Runner is a smartwatch that is also suitable […]