Fitness Technology News

Fitness Technology News

Fitness and sports technology is big business, with billion dollar companies competing for a slice of this ultra-lucrative pie. We are now smack bang in the middle of the era of the wearable device. Since Burntech.tv started in 2013, with the aim of covering fitness-tech, the industry has grown up rapidly. What started with nascent new comers like Fitbit and Withings has exploded to include mainstream tech giants like Sony and Asus. Where once there were a handful of activity trackers, heart rate monitors and other such kit on the market, now there are tonnes. Some are designed to be worn on your wrist or around your neck, whilst others clip to your pocket or are even developed into the sports clothing that you wear. Welcome to the BurnTech fitness and sports gadget news page. We aim to share the latest news around the fitness gadget marketplace, with announcements and spec updates shared daily. Here, we announce the latest fit tech news from around the web, giving you the latest information about breaking news, upcoming products and the latest must have apps

Fitness gadgets set for surge in popularity as shipments predicted to soar

Fitness gadgets are now undoubtedly big business, with estimated figures predicting shipment rises for fitness gadgets to 56.2 million in 2017, up from 43.8...

How many calories do you burn clicking your mouse?

It doesn't sound like the most pertinent of questions, but Japanese researchers have been working to find out how many calories we burn every...

Adidas MiCoach Smart Ball: Football tech steps up a gear

We talked recently about Adidas’ new fitness technology and more specifically about how the Adidas MiCoach elite system is going to trial with MLS...

NuYu Sleep System Warms & Cools Your Bed, For Perfect Nights Sleep

NuYU, the latest start-up attacking the health and fitness gadget space, has launched their $500 sleep pod system, which promises to get you the...

16 stunning tips to save £5,320 a year with fitness tech – save money...

Fitness technology is all the rage at the moment, with all of the big, traditional sports brands getting involved, including the likes of Nike...

A closer look at the Nike Free Hyperfeel running shoes (pictures)

Nike Free Hyperfeel Specs Before the formal launching of Nike’s newest running shoes, the Nike Free Hyperfeel, we were given the chance to experience the...

The revolutionary New 41 megapixel Nokia Smart Phone

Nokia are one of the most iconic mobile phone makers in history. They were the pioneers behind some of the classic first wave of...

Treadmill Vs heart rate monitor: Which gives the most accurate calorie count?

Anybody who has spent any time using a piece of cardio equipment in the gym with a heart rate monitor will have noted the...

4 ways to make money with wearable technology today

Wearable technology has become the growth sector of tech during 2013, driven largely by the massive growth in the fitness technology market. With devices...

Why MLS is about to become the World’s first ‘smart league’: Adidas miCoach Elite...

2013 will mark the year when the MLS becomes the World’s first ‘smart league’. For anyone who loves fitness technology, top tier sport and...