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

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...

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...

Train like the pros: 5 ways to use affordable fitness tech to enhance sports...

Last summer's London Olympics saw a total of 25 world records broken throughout the fortnight, with such results from the world's elite performers acting...

MEMS Technology in the Fitness Industry

What is MEMS Technology MEMS technology can be found in all walks of life on an everyday basis in our modern world. MEMS or Microelectromechanical...

Under Armour39 digital performance monitor claims to measure willpower

Under Armour has a view for the future of the fitness industry, a World where there’s no room for excuses. They have developed 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....

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...

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...

RunKeeper integrates with Pebble Ink smart watch

RunKeeper and Pebble E Ink have made their partnership official. The latest Runkeeper app update, 3.3, available on iOS and Android includes support for...

Is your activity tracker making you fatter?

On BurnTech.TV, we have spent hours detailing the benefits of fitness and activity trackers. 2013 has been the year of fitness technology, with large...