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

Samsung Fit 2 to launch on May 28th?

The whole fitness and sports technology space is set to get even hotter later this year, with Apple stoking the fire. Now Samsung are...

5 new fitness apps that fitness fanatics must download

It could be argued that Apple began the fitness technology craze in October 2001 when they launched their first iPod. The iPod was, and...

Tevasphere Trail eVent Trail Running shoe Review

Teva are famous for their adventure gear and more specifically for their shoes ability to keep your feet dry, but with the release of...

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...

Pebble beat Apple to the punch, launching Worlds first true SMART WATCH

The sports gadget market continues to grow with news that Pebble have closed a $15 million round of funding from Charles River Ventures. The...

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....

Altra Intuition 1.5 video review: Womens Zero Drop running shoes

As the zero drop running craze continues to gather serious momentum, the founders of the zero drop movement have released their latest creation –...

UK to miss the boat on LG Optimus G Pro Android phone

The UK looks set to miss out on LG’s initial rollout of their Optimus G Pro flagship Android phone, possibly due to concerns over...

Pentax defies market to launch budget Efina Compact

Smart phones have been blamed for all but killing off the budget compact digital camera. Fujifilm recently announced that they are to cull 50%...

Sony Xperia ZU 2013 leaked picture

The Sony Xperia ZU is set to be one of the largest 'phablets' on the market at 6.44 inches. Leaked pictures show the slick...