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

HTC Grip Fitness Tracker Delayed Until 2016 – Has HTC ‘Blown it’?

HTC, the leading technology brand, has this week confirmed that they will miss the Christmas gold-rush for their new fitness band, the HTC Grip...

Nikon Coolpix A Review: Simplified Review

Below is a quick review of the Nikon Coolpix A 16.2MP compact digital camera. BurnTech.TV, as our frequent visitors know, specialises in fitness technology...

The best 8 cycling gadgets 2013, from safety to navigation

As summer time begins to hit its belated stride, the countries attention turns away from football and casts its eye towards fringe sports like...

Nike+ Fuelband App Update

Almost all of you have heard about the Nike+ FuelBand by now. It has been one of the latest sensations in the fitness world...

Adidas Activity Tracker Rumoured

With all of the new fitness technology in the market at the moment, it’s no major surprise that Adidas are looking to get involved....

Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock App Review

  The Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock is associate App by Maciek Drejak Labs that uses the measuring device in your iPhone to record the movements...

2013 Apple MacBook Air 13-inch First-Look: We Compare it to the MacBook Air 2012

At the WWDC, Apple announced that they will be releasing new software and hardware for the Apple MacBook range. The iconic, super-thin, ultra-portable Macbook...

Twitter comment on the growing number of Tweets coming from fit tech devices

We have commented many times about the connection between social media and fitness, a connection which is amplified by the stream of fitness apps...

MapMyRun Review: The free app which gets you fitter faster

It doesn;t really matter if your a serious trainer or a weekend warrior, tracking your runs is a key way to ensure that your...

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...