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...

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...

Should i buy an apple iwatch?

The smart watch revolution is coming. All of the big tech giants are lining up, including Apple and Microsoft. The Pebble smart watch beat...

Fujifilm to cull 50% of their Compact Digital Cameras

  We recently ran an article reviewing the new Nikon Coolpix A digital camera, and in it we briefly looked at the pressures that are...

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...

Misfit 2 Launching November, with Uber and Selfie integrations to come in ’16!

Misfit, a fitness gadget company who have become synonymous with affordable health and fitness trackers are back this November with the follow up to...

iOS 7 to Power the iPhone 5S – We reveal the software that could...

With the next instalment of the iPhone due in September, we take a look at iOS 7, the operating system which will power the...

Garmin Edge 810 GPS Review

Wouldn’t you like to boost your fitness and burn some calories whilst you are doing something fun for your health like biking or cycling,...

Workout Plan Review to celebrate it becoming a free app

It was the number one fitness app of 2012, ranking number one in over 25 countries. The app has proved a massive hit with...

Fitbit Revenues surge 168% – As They ‘Dismiss’ The Apple Watch

Fitbit, one of the pioneer companies behind the fitness band and fitness technology revolution have announced record revenue growth on todays earnings call. This...